NTV+ launches new sport channel

Russian pay TV operator NTV+ is launching a new sports channel, NTV+ SportHit. 

The channel will be part of the Supersport Zapad (West) and Supersport packages from October 19, with content available in both standard and high-definition.

NTV+ SportHit will include UEFA Champions League and Europa League football as well as coverage of tennis, basketball, hockey, volleyball, swimming , weightlifting and other sports tournaments.