Manchester City launches channel on Recast

English Premier League champions Manchester City have announced the launch of a dedicated channel on free-to-view video platform Recast.  The channel, which will serve to complement the club’s subscription-based City+ platform, will house a variety of content ranging from documentary programming like series Together: Champions Again! along with live coverage of pre-season matches, the Manchester […]

OTT startup Recast launches Ian Poulter golf channel

Edinburgh-based sports-oriented FAST channel platform Recast has launched a golf channel from leading player Ian Poulter. Poulter, who claims more than three million social media followers, will offer fans access to his life and career via the new Recast Channel, which launches today at 12pm GMT. Recast is free to join, but content is priced […]

OTT platform Recast fleshes out expansion plan

Edinburgh-based OTT platform provider Recast has fleshed out expansion plans following its recent Series A funding round. Recast, which raised US$8.2 million from the investment round round of investment, provides a platform that is designed to connect rights holders, fans and brands on a single OTT platform using a per view micro-transaction model. Fans can watch sports […]

Video platform Recast appoints commercial director

Soon-to-launch direct-to-consumer video platform Recast has named James Cook as commercial director. Cook will join Recast in mid-April from sports infrastructure, technology and media rights business TGI Worldwide. Recast said that his background working with leading rights’ holders, brands and athletes will enable him to help drive the company through a period of growth, ahead […]

APL lands on new sports platform Recast

The new Dafabet African Premier League (APL) T20 cricket tournament will be carried in the UK through sports broadcasting platform Recast. The six-team tournament aims to be the premier T20 league in Africa within four years, and will be played in Nairobi from March 25 to April 10 with 33 matches. It will be the […]