Discovery, BT in sports broadcasting partnership talks - report

Monday 6 December 2021 | 11:27 CET | News
US media group Discovery is in talks with BT Sport about a partnership, a move that would threaten the sale of BT Sport to global sports streaming platform Dazn, reports the Financial Times.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: BT / Dazn
Countries: United Kingdom
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