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By Taruka Srivastav | February 6, 2019
- Confederation Africaine De Football (CAF) has named 1XBET as the official sponsor of its tournaments.The partnership will see 1xBet sponsor CAF’s main events across Africa through the Clubs tournaments (Total CAF Champions League, Total CAF Confederation Cup, Total CAF Super Cup) and CAF’s flagship tournament the Total Africa Cup of Nations. 1xBet bookmaker company will activate its sponsorship on CAF’s official digital platforms as well as official stadiums of the competitions.
- Envision Virgin Racing is expanding its operational headquarters at Silverstone Park, to further develop and improve the team’s race preparations. The UK-based outfit moved to its new state-of-the-art facilities – located just a stone’s throw from the home of British motor racing – in 2017, ahead of the fourth season of the FIA Formula E Championship.
- Sports are going to be a major catalyst for live streaming and streaming is a much-needed tonic for sports leagues facing lower ratings and ad revenues, according to the new State of the Broadcast Industry report from Ooyala. “Streaming live games helps leagues gain access to younger audiences that have cut the cord, or were never attached to the cord in the first place, and it helps mitigate the ongoing decline in viewership,” the report says.