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Sports Tech Live - Issue #108

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Streaming Wars
SEC, ESPN strike 10-year deal for college football, basketball starting in 2024
Niche Sports Streaming Service Expands While Giants Retrench - Bloomberg
In blow to UFC, judge certifies class of fighters suing for bigger revenue cut
ELEVEN Belgium secures 5 year LaLiga rights extension | Digital Sport
Gambling
Why Barstool, MGM Could Be Big Winners With Michigan Online Sports Betting | Benzinga
esports & Gaming
MotoGP introduces new eSports Indonesian Series starting 2021
Peter Moore veers back into games as board member at sports game maker Nifty Games | VentureBeat
Ultimate Gaming League and Antares Gaming Launch Inaugural Gaming Franchises Led and Owned by Current and Former NFL Players
Rower Jason Osborne wins men's eSports World Championships - Cycling Weekly
Content
A definitive guide to the business of sports podcasting in 2020 - SportsPro Media
BBC Global news and Formula E partner to bring fan stories to life in new online films - automobilsport.com
NBA G League, Overtime Develop Partnership to Give Fans Daily Digital Content
Data
‘Gain a connection of higher value’: Why average revenue per user stats could hold the key to mega sports franchises’ commercial future
Data Monetization Trend to Bring Revenue in 2021, Deloitte Says
FanGraphs: From ‘super nerd’ site to the baseball mainstream – The Athletic
Athlete Startups
Carmelo Anthony Launches Basketball Coaching Platform | SLAM
Former NFL Star DeMarcus Ware Launches Fitness App: Driven To Win
Deals
LeBron’s Ladder fitness company acquired by OpenFit
Sports Card Boom: Kevin Durant Latest to Invest with StarStock Round – Sportico.com
Rokit Venturi Racing Formula E team sold to US investor group - SportsPro Media
Wearables
Powered by Apple Watch, Fitness+ Builds a Virtual Home Gym - WSJ
Apple Fitness+: The future of fitness launches December 14 - Apple
Wizards Rookie Deni Avdija’s Path To NBA Paved With Israeli Technology
Player Health
40 ex-footballers ready to sue the Football Association for dementia-related negligence
Steve Thompson in group of ex-rugby union internationals to sue for brain damage - BBC Sport
Women in Sport
The data revolution is making its way to women’s baseball - Lookout Landing
Stevenage: Burger King sponsor women's team on same terms as men's - BBC Sport
AI
How AI Pattern Recognition Evolved From Mice, Monkeys and Soccer Players
Olympics
Olympics Add Breakdancing, Skateboarding & More for 2024 in Paris - Thrillist
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