Sky Sports


Sky to create dedicated Cricket World Cup channel

UK pay TV operator Sky is to create a dedicated channel for the ICC Cricket World Cup, transforming its existing Sky Sports 2 channel to Sky Sports World Cup for the six weeks duration of the tournament.  Sky Sports will broadcast over 1,000 hours of round the clock cricket coverage, including all 49 matches live, […]

Ball in Ofcom’s court as CAT rules against Sky on wholesale must offer

After four years of litigation, the UK Competition Appeals Tribunal (CAT) has ruled that BSkyB must make its sports channels available to BT on a wholesale basis. The CAT, making an about turn on its original 2012 ruling on the case, said that Sky must make its Sky Sports 1 and 2 premium services available […]

Sky suffers reversal as Court of Appeal sends sports channel case back to CAT

BSkyB has suffered a reversal in its legal battle over the terms under which it must make premium sports content available to rival operators. The UK Court of Appeal has said that the Competition Appeals Tribunal (CAT) must re-examine a 2012 ruling that removed an obligation on the pay TV operator to sell its premium […]