Sky Sports has announced the launch of a new GAA discussion show to air every Wednesday from the 19th August on Sky Sports Arena. Inside The Game will be hosted by Brian Carney, Gráinne McElwain and Mike Finnerty on alternating … Continue reading
UK broadcaster ITV has confirmed it will continue as the exclusive free-to-air broadcaster of British horse racing until 2023. It means that in all likelihood the main events from British racing will continue to be shown in Ireland on Virgin … Continue reading
Virgin Media is getting ready to show 26 games over 19 days as part of a Festival of Football. Continue reading
Our weekly series highlights innovation and draws inspiration from sport around the world as it emerges post-pandemic. Our hope is that we will provide a means by which Sport for Business members will stay up to date with the latest … Continue reading
RTÉ would be floor to ceiling Olympics in any other version of 2020 but in the only one we’ve got we had to settle for a reflective piece last night in Tokyo 2020 -One Year to Go. Continue reading
It’s been a couple of years since Cork City topped the table but the club’s fans have stayed loyal and they are in that position this morning in the table of clubs whose fans have paid for the new WatchLOI streaming pass. Continue reading
Sport for Business sat down with the Group Head of Sport at RTÉ Declan McBennett to explore the deal behind Watch LOI and where its origins were, the level of service we can look forward to, what it has been like filling the schedule in the year that promised so much and delivered so little, and more.
Income from the streaming of matches through Watch LOI could hit €3 million bringing it close to what clubs would have earned in gate receipts and without the cost of opening the stadium. Continue reading
We talk about the impact of COVID-19 on the Irish sports infrastructure covering the GAA, FAI and Irish Rugby as well as others including Horse and Greyhound Racing. Continue reading
Each Premier Division fixture, as well as selected Extra.ie FAI Cup matches will be live-streamed with RTE Sport’s cameras and commentary team delivering the sound and pictures.