ELEVEN SPORTS to show La Liga, Serie A and PGA Championship in the UK
A global sports TV company is set to take on Sky and BT Sport this coming season.
ELEVEN SPORTS, owned by Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani, has operations and customers in the US, Italy, Poland, Portugal and Singapore has acquired the rights to show La Liga and Serie A matches this season. La Liga matches have previously been shown by Sky Sports for the past 20 years, with Serie A matches on BT more recently.
But ELEVEN SPORTS has not stopped there. They have also acquired the rights to the 2018 PGA Championship golf, with the UK launch of the new platform coming on 9th August at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis Missouri.
Group Managing Director, Danny Menken, said: “Launching ELEVEN SPORTS in the UK and Ireland with such a prestigious event as the 100th PGA Championship, confirms our position as a major player in the market. We are looking forward to maximising this fantastic opportunity to appeal to existing golf fans through comprehensive free-to-air live coverage and analysis, while also growing new audiences with our fresh and innovative ways of delivering leading sports action.”
More information on how to watch can be found at their website. Pricing has yet to be announced for the new service.
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