Global sports platform, ELEVEN SPORTS, has secured LIVE and EXCLUSIVE rights to the 2017 and 2018 IJF World Judo Championships in Belgium, Luxembourg and USA. ELEVEN SPORTS also has LIVE rights in Italy.
ELEVEN has been showing coverage of the 2017 edition since it began on Monday 28 August in Budapest, Hungary, and will continue to do so through to the end of the championships on 3 September.
The 2018 event will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan.
ELEVEN SPORTS will also show the 2017 and 2018 IJF World Judo Tours exclusively in the same territories.
“We are very pleased to bring international sporting action from the IJF World Judo Championships to fans across our multiple markets,” said Danny Menken, Group Managing Director, ELEVEN SPORTS. “ELEVEN SPORTS aims to meet un-met demand, making underserved and niche content available to fans everywhere. This acquisition helps us achieve this goal.”
Across its seven markets, ELEVEN SPORTS brings fans LIVE coverage of premium sporting action including; English Premier League, Bundesliga, La Liga Santander, Formula One, NFL, NBA, Serie A TIM, and Ligue 1, as well as sports that are popular in their local markets including; Elite League British Speedway (Poland), Lamigo Monkeys (Taiwan), Euro Hockey League (Belgium), Badminton Asia Championships (Singapore and Taiwan) and much more.
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Founded in 2015, ELEVEN SPORTS is an award-winning global sports provider dedicated to delivering world-class international and domestic sports and lifestyle entertainment. ELEVEN SPORTS delivers almost 20,000 LIVE hours of top class sporting action to over 15 million paying customers worldwide in Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy, Poland, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. Each country receives up to 4,000 hours of live coverage of premium sporting events annually, along with news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and local programming. The channels are 24/7, multiscreen, full HD and locally produced to the highest international production standards, with local language commentary.
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