Sony Pictures Networks

Sony replaces Star as IOC’s India Olympic partner

PayTV network Sony Pictures Networks (SPN) has secured the rights to the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games for India at a reported cost of $12 million. In a deal with the International Olympic Committee, SPN takes over from arch-rival Star India, which broadcast the previous edition of the event from Rio De Janeiro in Brazil. […]

Star India outbids Facebook for Indian cricket rights

21st Century Fox-owned Star India has successfully bid €2.15 billion for global Indian cricket rights, fending off competition from 14 other bidders including Facebook and Disney’s BAMTech. Star India has secured global media and digital broadcast rights for Indian Premier League cricket for the five-year period from 2018 to 2022, after submitting a winning bid […]