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Eurosport
Eurosport Logo
Launched c. 5 February 1989
Owned by TF1 Group
Country Flag of Europe European Union
Sister channel(s) Eurosport 2
Eurosport News
Website eurosport.com
Availability
Terrestrial
Top Up TV (UK) Channel 33 (7:30-10:00 only)
Also Via Top Up TV Anytime
TNT (France) Channel 39
Boxer (Sweden) Channel 7
Canal Digital, PlusTV (Finland) Channel 18
Satellite
Sky Digital (UK) Channel 410
Channel 411 (Eurosport 2)
TPS (France) Channel 40
Digital+ Dial 55
Sky Italia (Italy) Channel 210
Channel 211 (Eurosport 2)
Channel 212 (Eurosport News)
Astra 1F 11.259 GHz V (analogue, German and English)
Astra 1H 12.226 GHz H / 27.5 (German, FTA)
Hot Bird 11.242 GHz V / 27.5 (Viaccess PC 2.5, SECA/Mediaguard 2, Irdeto 2)
Canal Digital Nordic countries
Digiturk (Turkey) Channel 71
Channel 74 (Eurosport 2)
Astro Malaysia Channel 814
Cyfrowy Polsat Channel 13
Channel 14 (Eurosport 2)
SelecTV Australia Channel 16
Boom Romania Channel 51
Channel 52 (Eurosport 2)
Dolce Romania Channel 301
Channel 302 (Eurosport 2)
Max Romania Channel
Channel (Eurosport 2)
Digi TV Romania Channel
TVCabo (Portugal) Channel 22
Channel 23 (Eurosport News)
Cable
Virgin Media (UK) Channel 521
Channel 525 (Eurosport 2)
UPC Ireland Channel 423
Com Hem Channel 10
StarHub CableTV (Singapore) Channel 113
Channel 114 (Eurosport News)
Global Destiny Cable (Philippines) Channel 81
RCS&RDS (Romania) Channel 23
Channel 30 (Eurosport 2)
UPC Romania Channel 73
TVCabo (Portugal) Channel 22
Channel 23 (Eurosport News)
Channel 28 (Eurosport 2 - test, some regions only)
Ziggo (Netherlands) Channel 22
Channel 64 (HD)
Channel 411 (Eurosport 2)
UPC (Netherlands) Channel 201
Channel 202 (Eurosport 2)
Portugal Telecom (Meo) Channel 22
Channel 23 (Eurosport 2)
Channel 24 (Eurosport News)
IPTV over ADSL
Now TV (Hong Kong) Channel 676 (Eurosport)
Now TV (Hong Kong) Channel 677 (Eurosport News)
iNES (Romania) Channel (Eurosport)
Channel (Eurosport 2)
Tiscali TV Channel 560

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Eurosport offers viewers varied sports such as UEFA Champions League, UEFA Cup football, the Paris Dakar Rally, Monte Carlo Rally, the Olympics, cycling events such as Le Tour de France, tennis events including the French Open and the Sony Ericsson WTA Tour, World Championship Snooker, Australian Football League, wintersports and youth sports like skating and surfing. It also previously screened events such as the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, prior to it's termination in the 1998/99 season in favor of changes to the UEFA Champions League. UEFA Champions League, which replaced the European Champions Cup, is a seasonal club football competition organised by UEFA since 1992 for the most successful football clubs in Europe. ... The UEFA Cup (also known as European Cup 3, CE3 or C3) is a football competition for European club teams, organized by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). ... A Renault truck during the 2004 Dakar The Paris Dakar Rally (or simply The Dakar) is an annual professional off-road race, currently sponsored by Total S.A. and organized by the Amaury Sport Organisation. ... Stephane Sarrazin driving a Subaru Impreza WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally Carlos Sainz driving a Toyota Corolla WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally Carlssons replica 1963 Monte Carlo Saab 96 rally car at Linköping, on the occasion of the Diamond Jubilee of SAAB in 1997 The Monte... The five Olympic rings were designed in 1913, adopted in 1914 and debuted at the Games at Antwerp, 1920. ... This article is about the cycle race. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... The Womens Tennis Association, formed in 1973, is the principal organizing body of womens professional tennis. ... This article is about the national league in Australian rules football. ... The UEFA Cup Winners Cup (also known as the European Cup Winners Cup) was a football club competition contested annually by the most recent winners of all European domestic cup competitions. ... UEFA Champions League, which replaced the European Champions Cup, is a seasonal club football competition organised by UEFA since 1992 for the most successful football clubs in Europe. ...


Eurosport is often provided by cable operators as part of their basic package. The channel is popular, and when NTL replaced Eurosport on their Dublin analogue system with CNBC, there was outrage among the Irish tabloid press. In the UK, British Eurosport launched in 1999, replacing Eurosport International on most platforms and this channel has some schedule changes as well as local commentary. NTL Communications (Ireland) Limited is a cable television and MMDS company in the Republic of Ireland. ... For other uses, see Dublin (disambiguation). ... CNBC Europe is a business and financial news channel broadcast in Europe. ... Supermarket tabloids are national weekly magazines in the United States, printed on newsprint in tabloid format, specalizing in celebrity news, gossip, astrology, and bizarre (some would say apocryphal) stories about ordinary people. ...


Eurosport is shown in most countries across Europe, often with the commentary in the local language, but not necessarily local advertising. Most European countries also have domestic sports channels, which are more likely to show premium events than Eurosport.


Currently there are a number of channels that are broadcast under the Eurosport name: Eurosport (France, British, Deutschland, Italia, Poland, Nordic and Asia Pacific), Eurosport 2 (versions for all Eurosport regions except Asia Pacific) and Eurosport News. SportItalia is also part of the group.

Contents

History

Eurosport was launched in 1989 as a joint venture between the European Broadcasting Union and Sky Television plc. When Sky merged with BSB they decided to focus on the BSB originated The Sports Channel, which was renamed Sky Sports. EBU redirects here. ... Sky Television corporate identity from 1989, maintained by British Sky Broadcasting until 1995 Sky Television plc was a four-channel satellite television service launched by Rupert Murdochs News International on February 5, 1989. ... BSB logo British Satellite Broadcasting (BSB) was a company set up in 1986 to provide direct broadcast satellite television services to the United Kingdom. ... The Sports Channel was a British television channel, operated by British Satellite Broadcasting, that broadcast live and recorded sporting action, plus sports news and interviews. ... Sky Sports is the brand name for a group of 9 channels. ...


Eurosport was closed down in May 1991, after the competing Screensport channel had filed a complaint to the European Economic Commission over the corporate structure. The channel was however saved when the TF1 Group stepped in to replace BSkyB. A new Eurosport channel was able to start its broadcasts the same month. Original Screensport Logo Newer Screensport Logo, used from 1991 until the channel was closed down in 1993 by new owners, Eurosport Screensport was a pan-European sports television channel. ... TF1 is a private French TV network, controlled by the Bouygues group. ...


On March 1 1993, cable and satellite channel Screensport merged with Eurosport. Original Screensport Logo Newer Screensport Logo, used from 1991 until the channel was closed down in 1993 by new owners, Eurosport Screensport was a pan-European sports television channel. ...


Eurosport eventually came under the ownership French consortium, comprised of the TF1 Group, Canal+ Group and Havas Images. Since January 2001 it has been completely owned by TF1. TF1 is a private French TV network, controlled by the Bouygues group. ... Canal Plus Group (Canal+) is a French film and television studio and distributor. ...


On May 25, 2008 a HD simulcast version of the main channel launched and the SD channel switched to 16:9 anamorphic widescreen. Just in time to bring the French Open Roland Garros tennis Grand Slam in HD. is the 145th day of the year (146th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ... High-definition television (HDTV) is a digital television broadcasting system with greater resolution than traditional television systems (NTSC, SECAM, PAL). ... Simulcast is a contraction of simultaneous broadcast, and refers to programs or events broadcast across more than one medium at the same time. ... Standard-definition television or SDTV refers to television systems that have a lower resolution than HDTV systems. ... The 16:9 aspect ratio (also known as widescreen) is an aspect ratio that is 16/9 or 1. ... For the film format, see anamorphic format. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ...


British Eurosport presenters

British Eurosport have Live Studio presentations of major Sporting events and Tournaments. The Tour de France is presented by James Richardson with Tour veteran commentator and journalist David "Duffers" Duffield. For other uses, see Tour de France (disambiguation). ... This article is about the British television presenter associated with Italian Football, for other people with the same name, see James Richardson James Richardson is the presenter for Setanta Sports The Friday Football Show alongside Des Lynam. ...


James Richardson previously hosted the coverage of Serie A football on the Channel from 2002 to 2005 and 2004 UEFA European Football Championship with regular guests Alan Curbishley, DJ Spoony, former Chelsea FC players Paul Elliott, Ed de Goey, Ray Wilkins, Roberto Di Matteo and current goalkeeper Carlo Cudicini, former England International Luther Blissett and European football journalists Gabriele Marcotti and Xavier Rivoire. The 2004 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly called Euro 2004, was held in Portugal between June 12 and July 4, 2004. ... Llewellyn Charles Curbishley (born 8 November 1957 in Forest Gate, East London), more commonly known as Alan Curbishley, is a former professional footballer and the current manager of West Ham United. ... DJ Spoony (born 1967) is a British DJ, and former BBC Radio 1 presenter. ... Paul Elliott MBE (born 18 March 1964 in Lewisham, London) is a former footballer who played as a defender. ... Edwin Ed de Goey (born December 20, 1966 in Gouda, Holland) is a Dutch football goalkeeper. ... Raymond Colin Wilkins MBE (born September 14, 1956 in Hillingdon, Middlesex) was an English football player, and now a highly respected coach and TV pundit and is the brother of Brighton & Hove Albion manager Dean Wilkins. ... Roberto Di Matteo (born May 29, 1970 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland) is a Swiss-Italian former professional footballer. ... Carlo Cudicini (born September 6, 1973 in Milan) is an Italian football (soccer) goalkeeper. ... Luther Blissett can refer to: Luther Blissett (footballer), Jamaican/English footballer. ... Gabriele Marcotti (born July 28, 1973 in Milan) is an Italian sports journalist and presenter who has earned respect for his passionate views and encyclopaedic knowledge of world football, especially the Premiership and Serie A. Born in Italy and now based in London, he was raised in Chicago, Poland, Germany...


Will Vanders is known for his spirited coverage of K-1 events, and greets the viewer in Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and Thai before introducing the event at Fight Club, martial arts program which is broadcasted on Mondays generally. K. 1 is a designation given to two works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the original Köchel Verzeichnis. ... Hawaiian State Grappling Championships. ...


The Australian Open, French Open, U.S. Open (tennis) and WTA Tour Championships on British Eurosport also include a studio presentation normally hosted by Annabel Croft with Hawk-Eye presented by Former British number 2 Jason Goodall. The Australian Open is held each January at Melbourne Park. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... For other uses, see U.S. Open. ... The WTA Tour Championships is a tennis tournament played annually at the end of the season for the top-ranked players on the Womens Tennis Association (WTA) tour. ... Annabel Croft (born 12 July 1966 in Farnborough, London, England) is a former tennis player and television presenter. ... Hawk-Eye cricket simulation Hawk-Eye is a computer system used in cricket, tennis and other sports to track the path of the ball. ...


British Eurosport covers the snooker season including ranking events not shown by BBC Television like the Malta Cup, Northern Ireland Trophy and China Open. British Eurosport has also three figure skating commentators: Chris Howarth ( born 1960)-1980 Winter Olympic Games participant, Nicky Slater (born 1958)- 6th in the ice dancing competition with Karen Barber at 1984 Winter Olympic Games, and Simon Reed ( born 1947)- brother of the actor Oliver Reed. Snooker is a cue sport that is played on a large baize-covered table with pockets in each of the four corners and in the middle of each of the long side cushions. ... BBC Television is a service of the British Broadcasting Corporation which began in 1932. ... The Malta Cup is a professional snooker tournament that was introduced in the 2004/05 season. ... The Northern Ireland Trophy is a professional snooker tournament. ... The China Open was a professional snooker tournament. ...


Eurosport HD

HD simulcast of the main channel, launched on May 25, 2008. Eurosport HD broadcasts in 1080i. High-definition television (HDTV) is a digital television broadcasting system with greater resolution than traditional television systems (NTSC, SECAM, PAL). ... Simulcast is a contraction of simultaneous broadcast, and refers to programs or events broadcast across more than one medium at the same time. ... is the 145th day of the year (146th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ... 1080i is a shorthand name for a category of video modes. ...


Eurosport News

Main article: Eurosport News

A sports news channel launched on September 1, 2000. It features live scores, highlights, breaking news and commentary. The service combines video, text and graphics with the screen being divided into 4 sections. A video section that displays highlights and news bulletins, a breaking news ticker at the bottom and a scoring section that gives in-depth analysis of results and game stats. Eurosport is the largest European sports satellite and cable network available in 54 countries and broadcasting in 18 different languages. ...


Eurosport 2

Main article: Eurosport 2

A 2nd channel featuring more live sports events, sports programmes, news updates and more. Eurosport 2 launched on January 10, 2005 and is currently available in 35 countries, broadcasting in 10 different languages English, French, Italian, German, Greek, Hungarian,Russian, Polish, Romanian, Serbian and Turkish. Eurosport is the largest European sports satellite and cable network available in 54 countries and broadcasting in 20 different languages. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Serbian (; ) is one of the standard versions of the Shtokavian dialect, used primarily in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia, and by Serbs in the Serbian diaspora. ...


Eurosport 2 is considered "the new generation sports channel", dedicated to team sports, alternative sports, discovery and entertainment including basketball, National Lacrosse League, Arena Football League, surfing, Handball Champions League and more. This article is about the sport. ... NLL redirects here. ... The Arena Football League (AFL) was founded in 1987 as an American football indoor league. ... For other uses, see Surfing (disambiguation). ... The CEV Champions League or Indesit European Champions League is the top official competition for mens Volleyball clubs of Europe and takes place every year. ...


Motorsport

Eurosport is a partner with KSO, the organizers of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC). Eurosport broadcasts every WTCC race live. Before 2006, both the WTCC and the FIA GT Championship are broadcast by Eurosport. But Eurosport requested SRO, the FIA GT Championship organizers, to shorten their race from 3 hours to 2 hours. SRO refused and since then it has not been on the bill with the WTCC. The Fédération Internationale de lAutomobile, commonly referred to as the FIA, is a non-profit association established in 1904 to represent the interest of motoring organisations and motor car users. ... The World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) is an international Touring Car championship organized by the FIA. The first WTCC, which was open to Group A Touring Cars, was held in 1987 concurrent to the long-running European Touring Car Championship (ETCC). ... The FIA GT Championship is a sports car motorsport series organized by the Stéphane Ratel Organisations (SRO) at the behest of the Fédération Internationale de lAutomobile (FIA). ...


Ironically, after a year looking for European broadcasters for their 3 hour races, the SRO decided that for 2007, the FIA GT Championship races will be shortened to 2 hours.


See also

NASN, (North American Sports Network), is a television channel available in Ireland and the UK, and now across Europe. ... Sports channels are television specialty channels (usually available exclusively through cable and satellite) broadcast sporting events, usually live, and when not broadcasting events, sports news and other related programming. ... The broadcasting of sports events is the coverage of sports on television, radio and other broadcasting mediums. ... EuroNews is a multilingual and pan-European television news channel launched on January 1, 1993. ...

Press Release

  • Eurosport launched in Asia
  • Eurosport Launched in Hong Kong

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Al Jazeera logo Al Jazeera (الجزيرة), meaning The Island or The (Arabian) Peninsula (whence also Algiers) is an Arabic television channel based in Qatar. ... Antenna, better known as ANT1, is a popular television station in Greece. ... Arab Radio and Television Network (Acronym: ART) is an Arabic-language television network characterized by its multitude of channels. ... Aurora Community Television is an Australian subscription television channel that screens programs about Australia and the Australian community. ... Australian Christian Channel (ACC) is a religious channel featured on subscription-based television in Australia. ... The Filipino Channel (TFC) is an international Filipino broadcasting service owned by the ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation. ... Founded in August 1985, the Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation International (Arabic: ), widely known as LBCI, is the first private television station in Lebanon. ... Mad World is a song written by Roland Orzabal of the British band Tears for Fears. ... RAI International is an internationally-broadcast Italian language channel run by Italys national broadcaster, RAI. Programming includes a mix of news, discussion-based programmes, drama and documentaries as well as sports coverage including live games from Italys top soccer league- Serie A. Rai International broadcasts, throughout the world... Expo Channel is a home shopping channel available primarily through pay television in Australia, but also through domestic FTA in some areas. ... Television Shopping Network (TVSN) is a home shopping channel broadcast on pay television in Australia. ... BBC HD is the high-definition television channel launched by the BBC on a trial basis from May 15, 2006, with the first HD originated programme, Planet Earth, shown on May 27. ... ESPN Pacific Rim / ESPN Australia ESPN Australia is a 24 hour sports channel offered in Australia and New Zealand. ... Fox Sports is an Australian group of sports channels. ... Asia Business News (ABN) was a business news channel by Dow Jones and Company. ... C7 Sport was a pay-TV service in Australia, owned and run by Kerry Stokes Seven Network. ... CNNfn was a U.S. cable television news network operated by Time Warner from December 29, 1995 to December 15, 2004. ... The FOX Footy Channel was a channel exclusively dedicated to Australian rules football. ... The Hallmark Channel is a cable television network that broadcasts in over 100 countries. ... // Foxtel and Austar both use the Optus C1 satellite. ... Australian television channels include two government owned national networks, three major commercial capital city networks, several regional commercial networks and independent stations that are generally affiliates of the major networks, and a handful of community stations. ... // Television broadcasting in Australia began on the 16th of September, 1956 in black and white at TCN-9 in Sydney, and has since expanded to include a broad range of public, commercial, community, subscription, narrowcast and amateur stations across the country. ... Regional television is a term given to local television services in areas outside of the five main Australian cities (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth). ... Bruce Gyngell officially launching television in Australia on September 16, 1956 in Sydney. ... This is a list of Australian television series and television programs. ... Please Note: All data is correct as on 17 July 2007 This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This is a listing of Australian television presenters and television journalists. ... This article concerns television in Canada, including its history, programming and business. ... Provision was first made for the licensing of private radio and television stations in New Zealand by the Broadcasting Act 1976 (see sections 24(1) (g) and 95(1)(f)). // Television New Zealand (TVNZ) has the largest market share of any television network or station operator. ... British television broadcasting has a range of different broadcasters, broadcasting multiple channels over a variety of distribution media. ... This article is about television in the United States, specifically its history, art, business and government regulation. ...

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