Mobile-XL Expands Sports Score Partnership

Los Angeles-based Mobile-XL, the mobile information provider for Africa backed by the Tech Coast Angels, said this week that it has expanded a partnership with XScores, a provider of sports content, to deliver scores to sports fan through its XLBrowser product. Mobile-XL provides news and information to emerging markets in Africa via SMS, reaching a market which has little to no Internet access. Mobile-XL said the partnership extends sports scores to national and global tournaments in soccer, tennis, basketball, hockey, baseball and American football. The two already had inked a deal to deliver NBA scores via MobileXL's services. Mobile-XL is headed by Guy Kamgaing-Kouam.