After making a business in delivering news with a conservative point of view, Fox Corporation is looking to do the same with sports.
The company has purchased Outkick, the conservative-leaning sports-news site founded by entrepreneur and online personality Clay Travis.
The acquisition was unveiled by Lachlan Murdoch, the company’s CEO, during a call with investors on Wednesday. Financial terms were not disclosed. Outkick, said Murdoch, is a leader “in sports news, and more critically, sports opinion,” and is likely to align with Fox’s core audience.
Travis, a former attorney, founded the site as an extension of his work doing sports