eir Sport to offer Double Double Header

There is always a balance to be struck between television and the live experience in sport. Even in the US NFL games are only allowed be broadcast within local areas once a threshold of live attendees has paid to attend. … Continue reading

Sport Springing Forward on TV3

TV3 is banking on the twin appeal of sport and family entertainment with the announcement yesterday of its Spring 2018 schedule. Programming announcements included Ireland’s Got Talent, the NatWest 6 Nations, the return of Red Rock, The Restaurant and the...

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Sport Takes 11 of Top 20 on TV

Sport accounted for eleven of the twenty most-watched programmes on television in Ireland last year.  All of the programmes were broadcast on RTÉ. The Late Late Toy Show was once again the highest-rating television programme of the year, with an … Continue reading

Virtual Winter Games are Here

If you have been waiting for the breakthrough arrival of virtual reality in sports programme making, then wait no more. NBC who will carry US coverage of next months Winter Olympics from Pyeongchang has announced that it will provide more...

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Molloy to Head Up TV3 Rugby Coverage

Sports broadcaster Joe Molloy was confirmed on Friday as anchor of TV3’s coverage of the Nat west Six Nations and by default the new face of Rugby on Irish television screens. TV3 take over coverage of the tournament in February … Continue reading