TV coverage and broadcasting details of sports in the UK
Sue Barker presents a special programme on BBC Two this evening looking back at the sport which has aired on the channel during its 50 year history. BBC Two is the birthplace of iconic programmes such as Match Of The… Read more
The Channel 4 Horse Tracker app – which allows viewers to track the position and speed of the horses – will be available for today’s Crabbie’s Grand National. The free app uses Monterosa’s LViS second screen technology and TurfTrax data… Read more
The BBC and the Boat Race Company have signed a contract extension which will see both The BNY Mellon Boat Race and The Newton Women’s Boat Race broadcast on the BBC from 2015 until 2021. 2015 marks an historic year… Read more
All 10 rounds of the 2014/2015 FIA Formula E Championship will be televised live and free-to-air in the UK after series organisers confirmed a broadcast deal with ITV. Live coverage will be screened on ITV4 and ITV4 HD, alongside coverage… Read more
Channel 4’s second-screen app – HorseTracker – will make its Festival operational debut for all 20 championship races of Cheltenham 2014. The freely available Horse Tracker App provides users with the chance to select any number of horses, see their… Read more
WWE Superstar Fandango toured Sky Studios this morning to promote World Wrestling Entertainment’s Wrestlemania 30! The event – which takes place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on April 6, 2014 – will be shown live in the UK… Read more
Ahead of Manchester United vs Fulham, Sky Sports took viewers behind the scenes as Ed Chamberlain, Gary Neville, Jamie Carragher, Martin Tyler and the team guide viewers through a typical Super Sunday!?
BBC viewing figures averaged 2.5m for last night’s Sochi 2014 opening ceremony, which was live on BBC Two HD from 3.30pm – 7.00pm. Viewing peak at 3.2m for lighting of the Olympic flame, which was lit by two triple Olympic… Read more
Andy Gray will provide match commentary for BT Sport this Saturday – three years to the day since his dismissal by Sky. The former Sky Sports commentator will help call the action in the FA Cup Fourth Round tie between… Read more
ESPN US has announced that Ian Darke is to replace Martin Tyler as its lead play-by-play commentator for the 2014 World Cup. Tyler, who is the lead commentator for Sky Sports, joined ESPN for the 2010 tournament in South Africa,… Read more
TNA Wrestling has signed a new multi-year deal with Challenge TV. The new deal will see challenge air more wrestling programming than ever before, including all the exciting action from the TNA MAXIMUM IMPACT VI UK Tour, starting with a… Read more
BT Sport is the only place football fans can watch Champions and Europa League football from 2015/16 following a TV rights deal with UEFA worth £900m. The deal brings a close to the relationship between UEFA, ITV and Sky Sports,… Read more
Sky Sports News – the UK’s first 24-hour rolling sports news channel – is celebrating 15 years on air this week. Since October 1998, Sky Sports News has become part of the country’s sporting landscape, watched by fans, and the… Read more
British Eurosport will broadcast a total of 17 matches from NFL this season as part of a two-year agreement with the National Football League. The network has been awarded the Monday Night Football games and will broadcast a double bill… Read more
7pm – Jim White and Natalie Sawyer take over from Julian and Hayley..
Dan Walker presented a special edition of Football Focus this evening, with Dan Roan in Madrid, Andy Swiss at Arsenal, Olly Foster at Manchester Unite and Ian Dennis in the Transfer Centre..