The BBC have announced they will make 24 live HD Olympic streams available to cable and satellite providers for the duration of the event. This means viewers will be able to watch every Olympic sport live for the duration of the summer games through their Television’s rather than the previous idea, to broadcast the streams as online only. It will be the first time viewers have been given the opportunity
A deal with the Australian Football League will see live television coverage of the AFL Premiership in the UK and Republic of Ireland, Canada, and sub-saharan Africa. The deal will run for the next three seasons, including the current season. ESPN will bring viewers in these territories extensive coverage of the league, which attracts the highest in-stadia attendances of all sports leagues in Australia and has the third highest average
Toni Kelly and Karen Feeney have been hired as the new presenters of motorsport on UTV as RPM returns with a special preview of the Circuit of Ireland rally. Toni Kelly is a rally driver from Letterkenny who has competed at international level and runs her own driving school in Donegal. She will be presenting the RPM Motorsport shows on UTV. Toni says, “Presenting RPM is a great way to
Story Update: As reported on ATV Today earlier this week Channel 4 has secured a four-year deal to broadcast the Grand National, the Derby and Royal Ascot from 2013 after taking the sporting events from the BBC. ATV now takes some analysis of the channel hop with Simon Johnson, Consultant, Sport + Media Group at Charles Russell. Story Update: As reported on ATV Today earlier this week Channel 4 has
Here is this week’s edition of Scores on the Doors, featuring the serious news concerning Fabrice Muamba Programme is presented and produced by ATV Today’s Callum Patterson.
Channel 4 has increased its horse racing output with a new deal with the Racecourse Media Group in association with Jockey Club Racecourses, Ascot Racecourse and other independent racecourses. “We are delighted Channel 4 is to become the sole destination for British horseracing after securing such iconic events as Royal Ascot, the John Smith’s Grand National and the Investec Derby. “These will sit alongside our established coverage of The Cheltenham
On this week’s programme, football news from north and south of the British Isles, Champions/Europa League, Six Nations news, Premier League Darts, Scottish cricket, F1 2012 preview and Everton’s David Moyes.
Here is this week’s edition of Scores on the Doors, featuring it’s top story and the continuing breaking news of the crisis at Rangers Football Club.
Sky Sports F1 have unveiled their new opening titles ahead of their channel’s launch tomorrow, Friday 9th of March. The opening titles have a montage of footage from down the decades, looking at former world champions, all through the eyes of Sebastian Vettel, current world champion. Also Sky F1 this week have set up a twitter account @SkyF1Insider with some sneaky bits and pieces including photo’s of rehearsals of
Former Sky Sports pundit Andy Gray has revealed that he contemplated suicide after being sacked from the corporation after making sexiest comments. The 56 year old made the comments in an interview with the London Evening Standard. Andy Gray was sacked and Richard Key’s left after the pair were engulfed around sexism and inappropriate behaviour in the workplace. Gray was seen mocking Sian Massey, a female football assistant referee.