ESPN enters pact to bring X Games to China

|By:, SA News Editor

Disney's (NYSE:DIS) ESPN reaches a multi-year pact with REnextop Entertainment, an action sports platform in China, to collaborate on X Games China summer and winter events starting this year.

For the first time, both summer and winter events will be staged within the same country in the same year under the X Games banner.

The summer event is slated for late May in Shanghai.

The inaugural X Games China winter event is scheduled for late November to early December and has started looking for a host city and venue partners in China.

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