Rupert Murdoch is getting into broadcasting baseball and basketball games to America’s north-east corridor – the sports TV rights focus goes beyond Australia’s borders. Meanwhile, questions remain about just how serious Nathan Tinkler’s Mulsanne Resources problems are for his broader empire. Elsewhere, Sir Ron Brierley is having a crack at what’s left of Murchison Metals, Ruralco isn’t giving anything away in regards to former merger target Elders and Shanghai Zhongfu has been officially announced as the Western Australia’s Ord River developer.
News Corp, YES Network
Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp could one day end up owning 80 per cent of a cable network that exclusively broadcasts New York Yankees and Brooklyn Nets games live to New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania.