Sky Television buys ‘world’s largest’ rugby streamer

Sky Television, the New Zealand wing of the operator, has announced the NZ$62 million (€37 million) acquisition of RugbyPass. RugbyPass is the world’s largest platform for fans of the sport, offering a live streaming service across Asia, Australia and Europe, along with a wide array of original video content, news, analysis, stats and a world-first […]

Discovery invests in OTT sports service

Discovery Communications is to acquire a minority stake in a premium OTT sports service, as its push into sports content continues. RugbyPass is a digital content platform that operates across 23 Asian territories that Coliseum Sports Media launched earlier this year. Following Discovery’s investment, RugbyPass will offer its subscribers content from Discovery-owned Setanta Sports Asia. […]