Tour de France

Tour de France could go ahead without a crowd

Despite sporting events all around the world being cancelled, the Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) could push ahead with the Tour de France. Speaking to the France Bleu radio station, sports minister Roxana Maracineanu did not rule out the event going ahead without a crowd. The premiere cycling contest is currently set to take place from […]

NTT signs on with Tour de France operator for tech deal

NTT has renewed its partnership with Tour de France organiser Amaury Sport Organisation (A.S.O.) until 2024. The announcement comes hot off the heels of NTT’s US$11 billion (€9.66 billion) mega merger, which saw 28 of its companies, including NTT Communications, Dimension Data and NTT Security, form one combined tech services provider. The company also opened […]

Eurosport extends grip on Tour de France

Discovery-owned Eurosport has extended its deal to cover the Tour de France cycling competition until 2023, with full exclusivity across 38 European and central Asian markets. The four-year agreement with the EBU and Amaury Sport will see Eurosport broadcast all stages of the 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023 editions of the race exclusively in 38 […]

France Télévisions taps Globecast for Tour de France

French public broadcaster France Télévisions and media services group Globecast have signed a five-year deal to bring cycling events including the Tour de France to TV screens. The multi-year deal will see the pair provide coverage of the Tour de France, the Criterium Dauphiné Libéré, Paris Roubaix, Paris Tours and Paris Nice until 2020. Anne […]