PGA Tour

Ziggo Sport increases control of Dutch golf market with new tour deals

Dutch platform Ziggo Sport has secured the exclusive broadcast rights for golf’s prestigious European DP World Tour, in a three-year deal commencing this season. At the same time, the platform has secured live rights to the US PGA Tour as it seeks to consolidate its position as the key golf destination in the Netherlands. Marcel […]

Eurosport to tee-off extended PGA Tour coverage in 2021

Discovery has picked up rights to the PGA Tour in more than 30 territories for Eurosport. The broadcaster will bring 43 weeks of live golf coverage to viewers in countries including Greece and Czech Republic, while continuing to hold the rights in Denmark, Italy, Norway, Portugal and Russia. Discovery said that rights to the competition […]

ESPN+ close to PGA Tour deal, claims report

Disney’s sports streamer ESPN+ is reportedly set to sign a live streaming deal with the PGA Tour. According to two sources cited by the Associated Press, the subscription service is set to become the US streaming partner of the Tour, taking over from NBC Sports. The report says that terms have not been finalised, but […]

PGA Tour signs Facebook Watch deal for daily highlights

Facebook and the PGA have agreed a deal to bring highlights packages to Facebook Watch. The deal will see the PGA publish daily round recaps and player-specific highlights from over 30 PGA Tour events such as The Players Championship and FedExCup Playoffs. The Facebook Watch packages will feature content from the organisation’s linear TV broadcasts […]

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 […]

Discovery to invest US$2bn in new PGA OTT TV ‘home of golf’ service

Discovery has struck a 12-year deal with the PGA golf tour to create a new multi-platform home for golf that includes global TV and multi-platform rights outside the US to all PGA Tour properties. Discovery will create a new PGA Tour-branded OTT video streaming service to attract international golf fans across all screens in 220 […]