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They have additionally signed contracts to cover Ireland’s Autumn Internationals till 2018. Furthermore, Sky maintain the rights to broadcast New Zealand , Australia , South Africa Tests and The Rugby Championship ). This implies that, aside from Italy , France , Wales and Scotland , Sky maintain the fitting to indicate all Tier 1 nations residence Tests (outside the Six Nations Championship ). Highlights of England Internationals are shown on BBC Sport and Ireland Internationals are shared with RTÉ Sport, commentary on Ireland matches have been supplied by Mark Robson & Alan Quinlan.

Sky Sports additionally present live matches from La Liga , the top tier of Spanish soccer, on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday nights. Sky’s La Liga deal is from the 2015/sixteen to the 2017/18 season and contains La Copa , the Spanish cup competition. forty four 45 Sky broadcast at eight matches from each weekend of the season (both live and as-dwell) and is hosted by David Garrido and the commentators include Rob Palmer , Kevin Keatings, Jon Driscoll, Dominic Johnson, Gerry Armstrong and Terry Gibson Highlights and weekly evaluate of La Liga, are proven on Revista de La Liga, presented by the Spanish soccer skilled Guillem Balagué 46 From the 2018/19 season, Sky will lose the rights of the league to Eleven Sports.

PremPlus was a pay-per-view channel devoted to airing reside Premier League Football. PremPlus launched on 18 August 2001, showing forty pay-per-view Premier League matches. The principal presenter on PremPlus was Marcus Buckland with former Arsenal supervisor George Graham offering punditry. The channel was referred to as Premiership Plus from 2001 to 2004, earlier than being shortened to the later PremPlus for the beginning of the 2004-05 season. PremPlus closed down after the final match of the 2006-07 season after Setanta Sports obtained a 3rd of the Premier League rights for 2007-10 This left Sky with solely 92 stay matches, that means a Pay-Per-View service was unsustainable. An internet tv service named Now TV was launched in 2012 providing a non-contract subscription to Sky Sports thus making the service a component religious successor to PremPlus.

Eddie Hearn ‘s Matchroom Sport enjoys an exclusive tv cope with Sky Sports through 2021 and provides Sky Sports with upwards of 20 boxing occasions per 12 months. 66 Some of the protection is shown on a pay-per-view foundation by way of Sky Sports Box Office A variety of former boxing world champions are part of Sky’s protection, together with Johnny Nelson , Carl Froch and Glenn McCrory Anna Woolhouse is the lead presenter, with the likes of Paul Smith and Matthew Macklin The principal commentators are Andy Clarke and Adam Smith, with input from the likes of Nelson, Froch and McCrory, in addition to stories by Andy Scott.