French tennis federation

Eurosport and France Télévisions agree French Open deal

Eurosport and France Télévisions have agreed domestic broadcast rights with the French Tennis Federation (FFT) to air the French Open until 2018. France Télévisions will remain the French broadcaster for the next five editions of the tennis tournament, though Eurosport, through the new deal, has also taken sub-licensed rights in the country. Eurosport has already […]

French tennis bids fall short

The French tennis federation, the FFS, has expressed disappointment after failing to secure what it said were acceptable offers for rights to broadcast the Roland Garros French Open tennis championship for the 2014-18 period, according to local reports. Gilbert Ysern, director general of the FFS, cited by financial daily Les Echos, said the organisation had […]