‘Road to Madrid’ will see a series of activities leading up to the UEFA Champions League finals

e4m Desk May 6, 2019 4:52 PM

Rajesh Kaul?blur=25

Guest Column: Rajesh Kaul, Chief Revenue Officer & Head- Sports Business, SPN India, says there was more engagement from regional markets & female viewers in 2018’s sports content consumption

Rajesh Kaul Jan 25, 2019 8:23 AM


The network has signed 15 sponsors for SonyLiv, and is expected to earn Rs 150-200 crore from the series.

Sonam Saini Nov 21, 2018 8:20 AM


The campaign was launched in the presence of India’s football icon and former National Football team captain, Bhaichung Bhutia.

e4m Desk May 16, 2018 8:51 AM


The Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) domestic circuit for the 2018-19 season is to be tendered soon. Rajesh Kaul, President - Sales and Distribution, Sony Pictures Sports Networks chats with exchange4media on the BCCI domestic rights, SPN's agreement with ECB and more.

e4m Desk Mar 6, 2018 8:57 AM


TV subscription revenue was expected to grow at 14.8 per cent CAGR between 2016 and 21. However, the growth rate was an average 7 per cent in 2016. This week’s Spotlight explores its causes and the road ahead

Madhuwanti Saha Jun 5, 2017 8:53 AM

Pro Wrestling League-Season 2 to kick-start from December 15?blur=25

The second season of the league is set to kick-start from December 15, 2016. PWL recently announced numerous additions in the second season featuring 8 teams instead of 6 with an increase in players’ pool to 80 from the initial draft of 54

e4m Desk Oct 17, 2016 12:53 PM

SPN to broadcast 2016 National Football League season?blur=25

SPN amplifies consumption of sports in ‘breakfast viewing’ with the live telecast of three NFL games a week on SONY ESPN and SONY ESPN HD

e4m Desk Sep 8, 2016 11:52 AM

SPN acquires exclusive broadcast, digital rights for 2016 International Champions Cup?blur=25

The International Champions Cup will begin from July 22 and will run through August 13, 2016 and will be telecast LIVE and exclusive on SONY ESPN and SONY ESPN HD channels. The tournament will also be streamed live on the SonyLIV app

e4m Desk Jul 22, 2016 11:34 AM

SPN to broadcast the Hero Caribbean Premier League in 6 Countries?blur=25

The network has also acquired the digital rights for the tournament and will live stream the matches on Sony LIV

e4m Desk Jun 29, 2016 12:36 PM

Sony re-aligns key management portfolios?blur=25

Rajesh Kaul’s role gets expanded to President, Distribution and Sports, Sony Pictures Networks. – Prasana Krishnan, Business Head for SPN Sports business will now report to Rajesh Kaul. Rohit Gupta and Rajesh Kaul have been with SPN for 14 years and 8 years respectively.

e4m Desk Jun 23, 2016 6:16 PM

TheOneAlliance launches 7 new channels in its bouquet?blur=25

MSM & Discovery Communications will be making heavy investments in MAX 2, a contemporary Hindi Movie channel showcasing great Indian cinema, PIX HD, AXN HD and, a new entertainment channel from the MSM stable

e4m Desk Jun 16, 2014 8:27 AM

Why Star and Zee dissolved MediaPro??blur=25

Apart from regulatory guidelines, STAR India's heavy investments into the sports genre may have been an important factor in the split, indicate industry sources

Abhinav Trivedi Apr 14, 2014 7:49 AM

TV distribution: Despite digitisation, old woes continue to haunt stakeholders?blur=25

Issues such as high carriage fees, disputes with LCOs, MSOs & DTH players, and the unorganised market at the grassroot level continue to be the bone of contention for all stakeholders

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 18, 2013 9:35 AM

Dispute with MSOs causes Sony's ratings to plummet?blur=25

The channel's positioning and placement has suffered in the past few weeks due to the ongoing dispute between One Alliance and the two major MSOs - DEN and Hathway

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 6, 2013 8:34 AM

MSO - b'caster conflicts to intensify post completion of digitisation: Experts?blur=25

Star-Sports' FIR against GTPL Hathway has again brought the distribution industry's issues over revenue sharing, declaration of subscribers & signal transmission into the limelight

Abhinav Trivedi Nov 21, 2013 8:19 AM

The One Alliance elevates Makarand Palekar to EVP – Sales & Strategy?blur=25

A sales veteran with 17 years of experience, Palekar was earlier Senior Vice President – Sales and Strategy of the company

e4m Desk Sep 12, 2013 5:40 PM

TRAI should de-regulate the broadcasting industry: Rajesh Kaul?blur=25

The President of The One Alliance stresses that time has come for TRAI to leave the entire regulation to market forces and competition on the ground

Abhinav Trivedi Aug 27, 2013 9:07 AM

Sony Six expands reach across DTH platforms?blur=25

The channel will showcase sports action in Standard and High Definition from its line-up of international sporting events including cricket and football

e4m Desk Nov 29, 2012 7:46 PM