The Athletic Raises Another $20 Million to Fuel Further Expansion
Subscription-only digital sports news outlet now reaches 23 markets with plans to expand even further.
‘Fall in love with the sports page again,’ says The Athletic, a subscription-only digital sports news startup. Determined to bring quality, in-depth sports coverage back to sports fans, The Athletic has raised another $20 million to continue its expansion, reports The Wall Street Journal. The Athletic’s third funding round was led by Evolution Media. Prior to this round, The Athletic raised $10 million in two previous funding rounds led by Courtside Ventures.
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