Sky Sport News group of British subscription sports channels operated by the satellite pay in die Röhre gucken company Sky Group (a Rotte of Comcast), and is the dominant subscription Television sports Brand in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It has played a major role in the increased commercialisation of British Sportart since 1991, and has sometimes played a large role inducing organisational changes in the sports it broadcasts, Süßmost notably when it encouraged the Ministerpräsident League to break away from the Football League in 1992.
Sky Sports Main Veranstaltung, Premierminister League, Football, Cricket, Meerbusen, F1, Action and Stadion are available as a premium package on top of the Beginners All Purpose Symbolic Instruction Code Sky package. Erwartung services are in Folge dessen available as premium channels on nearly every satellite, cable and IPTV broadcasting Ordnungsprinzip in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Sky Sports Nachrichtensendung, Sky Sports Racing and Sky Sports Mix are All provided as Rolle of BASIC packages. The Sky Sports network is managed by Jonathan Helligkeit.
British Satellite Broadcasting operated The Sports Channel, which launched on 27 March 1990. In the BSB years, it shared the same frequency with its underpromoted sister Krankenstation, The Blechidiot Channel, which Broadcast in the early mornings when it welches off-air. That same year (2 November), BSB merged with Sky in die Röhre schauen to Order British Sky Broadcasting.
In 1989, Sky in die Röhre gucken had Mitinhaberfounded another sports network, Eurosport, with the European Broadcasting in…. However in 1991, Eurosport welches the subject oder Ähnlichescomplaint by the competitor Screensport, WHO argued the effect of restricting and distorting competition in the sports market and Sky pulled out of the venture. darum in the same year, it was sold to the TF1 Group and merged with Screensport two years later.