Sunday September 20, 2020

Irish Times sells sports website to British marketing firm

Media group disposes of Benchwarmers.ie to British sports marketing specialists

13th September, 2020
Benchwarmers became part of the Irish Times media group after the group acquired Landmark Investments, the Crosbie family business and owner of the Irish Examiner, in 2018

Benchwarmers.ie, a sports website owned by the Irish Times group, is to be sold to Rocket Sports Internet, a British sports marketing firm.

Rocket operates a number of sports news and social media platforms including caughtoffside.com, empireofthekop.com and football-espana.net

Benchwarmers became part of the Irish Times media group after the group acquired Landmark Investments, the Crosbie family business and owner of the Irish Examiner, in 2018.

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