Rob Webster

Sky Sports edges out BBC for Masters golf coverage

Sky Sports has won the exclusive UK rights to the Masters, the first major golf tournament of the season.  From 2020, pay TV channel Sky Sports Golf will be the only place that UK viewers will be able to see the premier golf tournament. The deal extends a relationship between Sky and the Masters that […]

Sky takes UKTV online and on-demand

UK pay TV provider BSkyB has signed a new multi-year deal with UKTV that will see it launch the multichannel broadcaster’s pay networks via its on-demand and mobile services. The multiplatform extension of the two companies’ existing partnership will make UKTV content available through Sky On Demand and the company’s mobile TV service, Sky Go. […]

Sky inks sports news channel deal with Viasat

UK pay TV platform BSkyB has inked a deal with its Scandinavian counterpart Viasat for its Sky Sports News channel. The sports news channel will be distributed to Viasat subs across the Nordic and Baltic regions following the deal Specifically, MTG will distribute Sky Sports News HD in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland through its […]