Privacy Policy

BBC Sports Live operates and may operate so many different websites. It is BBC Sports Live policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Personal information:-
When registering as a user for this service, we will ask for the user’s email address and date of birth. Also, especially when you use the services defined by us, we will ask you for full name, gender, zip code as advanced user registration. This information is called “user registered personal information”.

We automatically receive information such as user’s IP address, cookie information, page viewed by user, user’s usage environment from the user’s browser, and record it on the server as access log. Also, we automatically receive informations about web pages outside this service from users who use some functions of applications and record them on the server. Incidentally, this does not contain information that can identify individuals, but it is used for analysis concerning the management and usage of this site. In addition, details such as the type of information to be acquired are described separately in help etc. of each application.

We automatically receive the individual identification number from the user’s mobile terminal and record it on the server.

When the user uses a service that uses location information, we record location information from a terminal that can send position information, such as a mobile terminal or a PC that the user uses, and records it in the server.

We will inquire of the user’s address, name, telephone number, credit card information, account number, etc., as necessary, such as product shipping, point purchase, point exchange, recruitment recruitment, advertisement placement and marketing survey.

We may obtain notice including personal information of users or third parties, obtain public personal information by legitimate means, etc. for investigation etc. of violation of contract.

When using a service that registered users can register e-mail addresses of third parties as registered information, we receive the registered information and record it on the server.

We will not supplement the information acquired through means other than those specified in 1 to 7 above to the personal information acquired through this service.

Non-personal information:-
In some cases, we collect information that is not personal information. We use this information not identifying individual users to analyze trends, manage sites, track user movements around the site, and collect demographic information for the entire user base. The information gathered will only be used for internal reviews and will not be shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.

Aggregated Statistics:-
We may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to our websites. BBC Sports Live may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, BBC Sports Live does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. We are using cookies to help BBC Sports Live identify and track visitors, their usage of BBC Sports Live website, and their website access preferences. Our visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using out websites, with the drawback that certain features of our websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers:-
If BBC Sports Live, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that BBC Sports Live goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of BBC Sports Live may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act:
This website is for adults only. Not for children under 15 years old. We operate the site based on the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and will not intentionally collect or use personal information of customers under 15 years old.

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by BBC Sports Live and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes:-
Although most changes are likely to be minor, BBC Sports Live may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in BBC Sports Live sole discretion. Our site encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.