News – Cricket broadcasting could be on the cusp of a major shakeup, with the Australian Newspaper reporting that Foxtel and the Seven Network have secured the rights in a deal with Cricket Australia worth more than a billion dollars over six years.

Summary

  • Cricket broadcasting could be on the cusp of a major shakeup, with the Australian Newspaper reporting that Foxtel and the Seven Network have secured the rights in a deal with Cricket Australia worth more than a billion dollars over six years.
  • Ratification of the agreement means the Nine Network loses broadcast rights to the sport for the first time in four decades.
  • Foxtel is majority owned by News Corp Australia, which is the owner of Sky News.


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