Sports Coverage

The BBC and ITV have confirmed the split of matches for this years World Cup (2010) – Times are BST June 11 1500: South Africa v Mexico (Soccer City, Johannesburg) – ITV June 11 1930: Uruguay v France (Cape Town) – BBC June 12 1230:…

Sky Sports Xtra will become Sky Sports 4 From Wednesday 6 January 2010. The Gillette Soccer Christmas Special this year will be ‘Making the most of it’ Matt Le Tissier, Phil Thompson, Alan McInally and Chris Kamara will be preparing a Christmas meal. Their dishes…

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) has extended its contract with Sky Sports for another five years, which takes effect from January 2010. Sky Sports will broadcast ten-and-a-half first run hours of WWE’s weekly programs. RAW, SmackDown, ECW, Bottom Line, AfterBurn, and Vintage Collection. WWE Experience and…

ESPN has today announced the first set of Premier League football Fixtures to be shown Live on their UK based channel. ESPN, will launch on 3 August ahead of the start of the new Premier League season on 15 August 2009. The Channel will be…

Sky Sports has today announced the first set of Premier League football Fixtures to be shown Live on Sky Sports. Sky will show a total of 92 Premier League matches over the course of next season (2009/2010). Here’s the first 31: AUGUST Saturday 15 Chelsea…

Sky Sports News presenter, Ed Chamberlin, is battling stomach cancer. Writing on his Sky Sports Blog last month, Ed said: “My apologies for the absence of this blog over the last couple of weeks. “I was diagnosed with cancer in my stomach last month, which…

BskyB has won 5 of 6 premier League football packages for the seasons 2010/11 to 2012/13. Sky currently has 4 packages, mainly showing Premier League football on Saturday Afternoons, two matches on a Sunday and midweek games. The fifth package will see a return of…

Sky Sports have today announced their first 4 months of Live Premiership Football on Sky Sports. They will include Five head-to-heads between last years top four teams and Eight major derbies. The opening weekend kicks off on Saturday 16th August with 3 live premiership games…

Rob McCaffrey has quit Sky Sports to take up a job in Dubai. UAE has signed presenter Rob McCaffrey to front its new football show. The former Sky Sports presenter will be moving to Dubai this summer – bringing a new level of professionalism to…

Friday?s edition of Sky News Sportsline will be the last. According to a TV Newsroom source, The nightly edition will came to a end on Friday 1st June. The 20 and 50 minutes past the hour bulletins will remain. There?ll be a early and late…

Sky Sports News will cover this years World Cup with several 30-minute reports live from Germany throughout the day beginning on Wednesday. David Jones & Kelly Dalglish will be live in Berlin and will bring us all the latest news and build-up from the tournament…