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8 July 2024

WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY KIDS CELEBRATES A SUMMER OF SPORTS ACROSS EMEA WITH LOONEY TUNES

Summer 2024 is all about sports as Warner Bros. Discovery activates its iconic animated characters, the Looney Tunes, with the aim of bringing kids closer to various sports in an entertaining way, as well as introducing sporting disciplines to the next generation. 


8 July 2024

NEW VIBRANT CELEBRATION OF PARIS HERALDS THE OPENING OF WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY’S OLYMPIC GAMES

Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) launches its official pan-European ‘Break Free’ marketing campaign ahead of its comprehensive coverage of the Olympic Games Paris 2024  New film directed by award-winning Director Henry Hobson set to inspire viewers to immerse themselves in the Olympics on WBD’s streaming platforms  Max, HBO Max and discovery+ will be the only places to watch every moment of the Ol...


5 July 2024

NEW QUALIFICATION SYSTEM ANNOUNCED FOR THE UCI TRACK CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

The updated system will ensure the highest level of competition and a clear pathway for athletes to qualify through top-tier track competitions that are part of the UCI International Calendar. Ellesse Andrews (New Zealand), Harrie Lavreysen (The Netherlands), Dylan Bibic (Canada), and Katie Archibald (UK) are automatically qualified as the 2023 UCI Track Champions League overall winners. Seven...


3 July 2024

OLYMPIC LEGENDS, NATIONAL HEROES AND INSPIRATIONAL ATHLETES SET TO SHINE FOR EUROSPORT’S IMMERSIVE COVERAGE OF PARIS 2024 ON MAX AND DISCOVERY+

The experience and expertise of former Olympians, boasting 132 medals, are set to shine a light on the Olympics like never before for Eurosport this summer  New product innovations to help streaming subscribers to break free and enjoy every moment of the Olympics on Max and discovery+* their way Scott Young: “Fans will have access to the ultimate Olympic viewing experience...


3 July 2024 - Last updated 4 July 2024

SNAPCHAT AND WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY ANNOUNCE EXTENDED PARTNERSHIP IN PREPARATION FOR THE SUMMER OF SPORT

Sports fans will be able to watch the best of Eurosport’s Olympic Games content on Snapchat, including exclusive behind-the-scenes content from the Paris 2024. 


1 July 2024

EUROSPORT PARTNERS WITH CANARY ISLANDS ON MULTI-CHANNEL CAMPAIGN

Eurosport is pleased to collaborate with the Canary Islands to produce a brand-new series - "Canary Islands. One goal, one destination. All year-round" - a multi-channel campaign to promote the archipelago as the perfect destination for professional athletes, semi-professional athletes and teams looking for the optimum conditions to prepare for upcoming competitions. 


28 June 2024 - Last updated 12 July 2024

ESPORTS WORLD CUP EXPANDS ITS AUDIENCE THROUGH NEW MULTI-PLATFORM PARTNERSHIP WITH WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY

Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) and the Esports World Cup Foundation have agreed an all-encompassing partnership that will see extensive coverage of the innovative multi-genre esports competition appear on some of the biggest platforms and channels in Europe, Asia and the Middle East.


26 June 2024 - Last updated 4 July 2024

WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY SIGNS UP SAMSUNG AS PRESENTING PARTNER FOR ITS COVERAGE OF OLYMPIC GAMES PARIS 2024

Samsung to reach millions of Olympic fans in 11 markets* as official Presenting Partner for Warner Bros. Discovery’s coverage of the Olympic Games Paris 2024 Samsung to leverage multi-platform solution with WBD core brands Eurosport and Bleacher Report through TV sponsorship, social editorial series sponsorship, and digital advertising distribution New daily editorial TV segment ‘Fan Cam’ to b...


25 June 2024

GOLDEN PERIOD OF CYCLING COMMENCES WITH EUROSPORT’S CONSECUTIVE COVERAGE OF THE TOUR DE FRANCE, TOUR DE FRANCE FEMMES AND OLYMPIC GAMES PARIS 2024

Eurosport to produce coverage of every stage of the Tour de France and Tour de France Femmes for widest audience across Europe on Max, discovery+* and Eurosport 1 Exciting content including new fly-on-the-wall documentary Second to None premieres ahead of the women’s race Colossal summer of cycling boosted by innovative studio shows and pantheon of on-air experts


24 June 2024

BRAND NEW EUROSPORT DOCUMENTARY SET TO UNEARTH THE STORIES BEHIND THE GREATEST DATE IN OLYMPIC HISTORY

Documentary to premiere on Wednesday 3 July across Europe Features interviews with personalities who helped shape the Olympic movement Available to watch via the sport add-on Max and discovery+ sport subscription* as well as Eurosport’s linear channels  


17 June 2024

2024 UCI TRACK CHAMPIONS LEAGUE CALENDAR REVEALED

Season four gets underway on 23 November in Paris 2024 Olympic Games velodrome in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines before heading to Apeldoorn and London.


14 June 2024 - Last updated 17 June 2024

TOM KRISTENSEN SPEAKS FOR EUROSPORT ON THE 24 HOURS OF LE MANS IN 2024

Record nine-time 24 Hours of Le Mans champion and Eurosport motorsport expert Tom Kristensen was speaking ahead of the 2024 edition of the most iconic race in motorsport.


12 June 2024

RECORD ROLAND-GARROS ACROSS ALL PLATFORMS FOR EUROSPORT’S PRODUCTION ON MAX AND DISCOVERY+

Eurosport reports biggest tournament broadcast audience in its 35-year history Launch of Max across Europe helps drive record streaming consumption alongside discovery+ Double digit growth in content consumption on Eurosport.com during the tournament  


12 June 2024

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH IOC PRESIDENT THOMAS BACH

Eurosport spoke exclusively to Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee, to get the latest on plans for the upcoming Olympic Summer Games at Paris 2024.Below is an extract of the interview, which is set to be broadcast on a special episode of The Power of the Olympics this evening on Eurosport 1.


7 June 2024

FIRST EDITION OF UCI MOUNTAIN BIKE ENDURO AND E-ENDURO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS TO TAKE PLACE IN VAL DI FASSA TRENTINO

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and Warner Bros. Discovery are pleased to announce that the first edition of the UCI Mountain Bike Enduro and E-enduro World Championships will take place this year in Val di Fassa Trentino, Italy, on 14 - 15 September.


4 June 2024

ROLAND-GARROS SMASHES ITS RECORD AUDIENCE IN EUROPE FOLLOWING WEEK ONE ON MAX, DISCOVERY+ AND LINEAR

Eurosport today reveals its coverage of the first week of Roland-Garros has secured record audiences on its streaming platforms and has delivered its highest tournament television audience on its linear networks in eight years. Across Europe (excluding France), Eurosport’s production of Roland-Garros continues to drive strong tune-in. Viewership on Eurosport’s linear television channels has risen...


30 May 2024

WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY EXTENDS EXCLUSIVE WIMBLEDON RIGHTS IN 11 MARKETS IN EUROPE FOR EUROSPORT AND MAX

The Championships, Wimbledon will continue to be shown on Warner Bros. Discovery’s (WBD) channels and platforms through new long-term rights extension with The All England Lawn Tennis Club. The deal was facilitated by IMG, The All England Lawn Tennis Club’s exclusive media rights representative Eurosport and Max will be the exclusive home of Wimbledon in 11 markets in Europe with every singles...


30 May 2024 - Last updated 31 May 2024

FIM SPEEDWAY ICON RICKARDSSON SET FOR SGP ACADEMY LAUNCH IN PRAGUE

Six-time FIM Speedway world champion Tony Rickardsson is determined to set the sport’s stars of the future on the path to success as the SGP Academy launches at Prague’s Marketa Stadium today.


20 May 2024

ROLAND-GARROS MARKS MAJOR MILESTONE IN WBD’S SUMMER OF SPORT AS COVERAGE COMES TO MAX FOR THE FIRST TIME

Viewers in Europe are set to enjoy every point from all 886 matches across 16 courts as Roland-Garros debuts on Max* with continued coverage on Eurosport and discovery+  Legends of the game including Evert, McEnroe and Wilander return to serve up the most insightful, innovative and entertaining analysis  Roland-Garros coverage from 20 May continues Warner Bros. Discovery’s summer of sport with...


16 May 2024

ENVISION RACING TEAMS UP WITH CARTOON NETWORK ON ROBLOX TO ENGAGE MORE KIDS IN THE RACE AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE

World Champion and net-zero racing team, Envision Racing, and Cartoon Network EMEA, Warner Bros. Discovery’s number one animated series network, have announced a new partnership to engage children in the race against climate change on the popular gaming platform, Roblox, as part of the Cartoon Network Climate Champions campaign.


16 May 2024

TNT SPORTS AND EUROSPORT TO BROADCAST OVER 200 LIVE HOURS THIS WEEKEND AS HEAVYWEIGHT BOXING AND THE PREMIER LEAGUE TITLE RACE HEADLINE MONUMENTAL WEEKEND OF SPORT

Over 200 hours of top-class sport will be broadcast LIVE across TNT Sports, Eurosport and discovery+ this weekend including:- Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk Undisputed World Heavyweight Title Fight- 2023/24 Premier League season conclusion featuring Arsenal vs Everton- Every match of Gallagher Premiership Rugby Final Round- Giro d’Italia Grand Tour Cycling- WHOOP UCI Mountain Bike World Series


15 May 2024

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE, EUROPA LEAGUE AND EUROPA CONFERENCE LEAGUE FINALS AVAILABLE TO ALL ON DISCOVERY+, THE STREAMING HOME OF TNT SPORTS

• TNT Sports subscribers can look forward to three European finals along with a week of build-up programming in the run up to the UEFA Champions League final live from Wembley Stadium • Fans can watch the 2024 UEFA Champions League, Europa League and Europa Conference League finals for free on discovery+


15 May 2024 - Last updated 16 May 2024

IOC LAUNCHES “1 IN 100 MILLION” TO CELEBRATE THE HOPE AND INSPIRATION OF THE REFUGEE OLYMPIC TEAM FOR PARIS 2024

Championing the Refugee Olympic Team as they get set to compete at the Olympic Games Paris 2024, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has today launched the “1 in 100 Million” campaign. It aims to shine a spotlight on the 36 inspirational athletes who have faced incredible challenges to reach their start line, and calls on everyone to get behind the team when they represent the over 100 milli...


9 May 2024

INTRODUCING THE ‘FIM SGP-VERSE’: FANS TO EXPERIENCE FIM SPEEDWAY GP LIKE NEVER BEFORE WITH LAUNCH OF NEW iOS IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE

Innovative collaboration sees Infinite Reality and FIM Speedway GP pioneer the world’s first socially interactive and fully immersive speedway experience.  Available for free to download now on iOS devices, the FIM SGP-VERSE app offers an exciting experience across multiple touchpoints including customisable camera streams, an exclusive ‘pit reporter’ feed and on-demand video co...


9 May 2024

CNN AND WBD SPORTS LAUNCH NEW PROGRAMMATIC MARKETPLACE, WBD CONNECT

Unrivalled scale for brands to reach 350m global monthly digital unique users across multiple WBD platforms and channels.  Increased premium inventory with 2bn average monthly placements. Extended social amplification through proprietary technology, Launchpad. Magnite onboard as tech partner. 


6 May 2024

INTERNATIONAL EQUESTRIAN FEDERATION AGREES NEW BROADCAST PARTNERSHIP WITH WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY

Long-term FEI and WBD agreement will scale coverage of the world’s best riders to millions of viewers across 75 markets in Europe and Asia Equestrian sporting action brought to fans through Eurosport, discovery+ and Max Trojan Paillot: “We enjoy a highly successful long-term relationship with the FEI and have a proven track record of exposing new fans to different sports


3 May 2024

REFUGEE ATHLETES TO BE BACKED BY A NEW HOME CROWD AT OLYMPIC GAMES™ PARIS 2O24 THIS SUMMER

Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) together with the Olympic Refuge Foundation and UNHCR to urge fans around the world to come together to champion refugee causes and support the Refugee Olympic Team in Paris  Yusra Mardini, Olympian and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador, to join WBD as Eurosport Reporter  Paris 2024 will be the first Olympics in eight years where fans can cheer on refugee athletes in-perso...


2 May 2024

TUDOR PRO CYCLING TEAM TO STAR IN NEW BEHIND-THE-SCENES DOCUSERIES ON EUROSPORT AHEAD OF GRAND TOUR SEASON DEBUT

Eurosport produces new docuseries following the TUDOR Pro Cycling Team as they prepare to make their Grand Tour debut at the 2024 Giro d’Italia Content to be made available for free for worldwide viewing via Eurosport Cycling YouTube channel and Eurosport.com First in nine episode series premieres on 04.05 May during Giro d’Italia LIVE broadcast on Eurosport 1


1 May 2024

GIRO D’ITALIA SPARKS SPECTACULAR SUMMER OF CYCLING ON EUROSPORT, MAX AND DISCOVERY+

The Home of Cycling set to present every minute of every stage of the Giro d’Italia live and on-demand on Eurosport, Max and discovery+ exclusively in Europe* and USA  Former Grand Tour winners and World Champions form all-star cast covering the action from the roads of Italy to studios across Europe for the most authentic flavour  The action begins on 4 May with the new emperor set to be crow...


24 April 2024 - Last updated 25 April 2024

STAYLIVE JOINS FORCES WITH WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY SPORTS EUROPE AS FIM SPEEDWAY STREAMING PARTNER

FIM Speedway events can now be watched live by fans in more countries around the world, as Warner Bros. Discovery Sports Europe joins forces with streaming partner Staylive.