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Amazon secures UK, Ireland TV rights for US Open - report

Wednesday 15 November 2017 | 22:27 CET | News
Amazon is understood to have secured the UK and Ireland TV rights for the US Open tennis tournament, reports The Guardian. It is understood to have agreed to pay around USD 40 million (GBP 30 million) for the rights in a 5-year deal. Eurosport has just agreed a new 5-year deal with the US Tennis Association to continue broadcasting the US Open across Europe until 2022. However, the deal excludes the TV rights in the UK and Ireland. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Amazon / BT / Eurosport / Sky
Countries: Ireland / United Kingdom
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