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Encyclopedia > Torneos y Competencias

Torneos y Competencias (TyC) is a company of Argentine origin dedicated to the transition of sport events, and created by Paraguayan businessman Carlos Ávila.


TyC started its activities in the Argentine media in 1982, with a golf program. Since then it produced and aired successful programs in open television such as El deporte y el hombre, Tenis de Primera, Fútbol de Primera and La Magia de la NBA; the most successful of them being Fútbol de Primera, which consists of a resume of the last round of matches of the Argentine first division. Golf (gowf in Scots) is a game where individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... NBA logo, depicting former star Jerry West Location of NBA teams, conferences and divisions NBA redirects here. ... Primera División (first division) is the top category of Argentine football (soccer), and its organized by the Argentine Football Association. ...


Torneos y Competencias has currently two cable TV channels TyC Sports and TyC Max. It also produces several sport shows for the South Americam version of the United States channel Fox Sports. Cable television or Community Antenna Television (CATV) (and often shortened to cable) is a system of providing television, FM radio programming and other services to consumers via radio waves transmitted directly to people’s televisions through fixed coaxial cables as opposed to the over-the-air method used in traditional... South America South America is a continent crossed by the equator, with most of its area in the Southern Hemisphere. ... Fox Sports is a division of Rupert Murdochs U.S. television network, the Fox Broadcasting Company. ...


Argentine football monopoly

TyC has signed an agreement with the Argentine Football Association for the exclusive transmission of the official matches of the Argentine football (soccer); before this agreement it was possible to see the matches by open television. Since then almost all the official matches are only available at the TyC Sports cable channel. Two of the most important matches of the round are codified, forcing the viewers who want to see them to pay an additional fee to see them. The Argentine Football Association (AFA) (Spanish: Asociación del Fútbol Argentino) is the governing body of football in Argentina. ... Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ...


TyC also bought the rights for the transmision of the matches of the 2006 FIFA World Cup from Germany, but signed contract with the main open air channels for the matches of the Argentina national football team. The 2006 FIFA World Cup (officially titled 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany, sometimes referred to as the Football World Cup) finals are scheduled to take place in Germany between 9 June and 9 July 2006. ... First international Uruguay 2 - 3 Argentina (Montevideo, Uruguay; 16 May 1901) Largest win Argentina 12 - 0 Ecuador (Montevideo, Uruguay; 22 January 1942) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 6 - 1 Argentina (Helsingborg, Sweden; 15 June 1958) Uruguay 5 - 0 Argentina (Guayaquil, Ecuador; 16 December 1959) Argentina 0 - 5 Colombia (Buenos Aires, Argentina; 5...


Owners

The company, with over 20 years of existence, belongs mainly to Liberty Programing Argentina (30%), ACH Acquisitions(20%), Admira - Telefónica Media (20%), Ávila - Nofal - Liberty (20%) and Grupo Pefaure hnos. (10 %). To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...


 
 

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