GolfTV comes to Starzplay as streamer agrees distribution deal with Discovery

Starzplay has agreed a distribution agreement with Discovery to offer GolfTV as an add-on to subscribers. The MENA streamer – claimed to be the region’s fastest growing subscription video on demand service – will offer the Discovery-owned sports broadcaster as a standalone channel on Starzplay for US$9.99. New and existing Starzplay subscribers will be offered […]

Discovery buys Golf Digest from Condé Nast

Sports journal Golf Digest has been purchased by Discovery. In a deal worth a reported US$35 million (€31 million), the magazine becomes Discovery’s latest play to expand into the golf market. In June 2018, Discovery signed a 12 year exclusivity deal with PGA Tour, and subsequently launched GolfTV in January 2019. “Golf Digest is a […]

Discovery’s GOLFTV to stream US Masters in Norway, Poland and Russia

Iconic golf tournament the US Masters is to be streamed live from Augusta National in Norway, Poland and Russia on Discovery’s subscription service GOLFTV. Underlining the growing clout of the single sport platform, this is the first time one of the four men’s golf Majors will have been available anywhere on GOLFTV. Discovery holds exclusive […]

Discovery strikes European Tour deal for GOLFTV

Discovery has struck a deal with European Tour, expanding the line-up of its forthcoming ‘digital home of golf,’ GOLFTV. Discovery has taken the international multi-platform live rights to all European Tour events in selected territories, which excludes major markets like the US, Canada and, in Europe, the UK, Ireland, France and Scandinavia. The deal also […]

Discovery to launch GOLFTV streaming service in January

Discovery and the PGA TOUR are due to launch GOLFTV, a new live and on-demand video streaming service, globally outside the US on January 1, 2019. The service will supersede PGA TOUR LIVE across global markets, with the new branded service to offer a wide range of golf content – including 2,000 hours of live action […]