Tag Archives: SuperSport

SuperSport extends deal with Tennis Australia

South African TV channel, SuperSport to show Australian tennis tournaments until 2021. The Multichoice-owned broadcaster will continue to cover the Australian Open, including the Grand Slams qualifying rounds, in 54 countries across Africa, including South Africa. In addition, SuperSport will broadcast the Laver Cup international mens team tennis tournament for the first time. The renewed [...]

SuperSport launched new app

Content discovery made easier for SuperSport fans through the newly launched app, designed to provide users with a fresh, modern experience. Navigation has been refined with all the standards like, live scoring, fixtures, results, tables, news and short-form video highlights. The main difference is that SuperSports live channel streaming is now hosted at the DStv [...]

UEFA Champions League is secured for DStv viewers in Africa by SuperSport

Africa is well-known for the love and passion for football and a destination of Africas soccer lovers, SuperSport has confirmed that it has successfully renewed the broadcast right to the distinguished UEFA Champions League for DStv subscribers. They confirmed a three-year agreed partnership with the rights holders. Thus, through the revived partnership, DStv subscribers will [...]

SuperSport renews PSL media rights in Sub-Saharan Africa

SuperSport announced a renewal of their media rights with the South Africa Premier Soccer League in a multi-million Rand deal, have also not made a statement on their relationship with the Castle Lager Premiership. But in South Africa, they beat competition from Kwese Sport, South Africa Broadcasting Corporation and Vodacom who had also tendered their [...]

SuperSport to broadcast Billabong SA Junior Champs

SuperSport will broadcast a 30-minute documentary on the five-day Billabong SA Junior Championships presented by BOS that took to the waves at Lower Point in Jeffreys Bay last month. Featuring the countrys top 18-and-under surfers from across South Africa, the championship produced the closest results in the events 21 year long history. The Surfriders from [...]

GOtv unfolds football menu for subscribers

GOtv, a subsidiary of MultiChoice Kenya, set to deploy four additional football and entertainment channels to ring-fence its customers among burgeoning internet and pay TV operators competitors. The new GOtv package spotlights SuperSport Select 4 channel which giving subscribers access to all La Liga matches, Select live Premier League games and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) [...]

SuperSport sought for T20 Global League Broadcasting Rights

Cricket South Africa are hoping the arrival of Preity Zinta, the owner of the Stellenbosch Kings, as final franchise owner in the T20 Global League will urge the acquisition of a broadcaster for the event starting within two months. The tournament will kick off on November 3rd and CSA are yet to confirm where fans [...]

SuperSport acquired rights to broadcast Guinness PRO 14 in South Africa

Pro14 Rugby confirmed that SuperSport have bagged the broadcast rights of the GUINNESS PRO14. Martin Anayi, CEO of PRO14 Rugby, said: We’re delighted to have SuperSport join our stable of broadcasters in the GUINNESS PRO14.  SuperSport are recognised as one of the world’s premier sports broadcasters and it is fantastic to have them involved in [...]

DStv launched pop-up channel for Money Fight

The launch of a pop-up channel comes in as a treat for DStv customers after the announcement made by SuperSport. The channel was created for the much-awaited fight known as the Money Fight between Mayweather and McGregor. The fight will be broadcast live from Las Vegas on August 27 and will get the pay channel [...]

SuperSport brings Mayweather vs McGregor fight to DStv

SuperSport scooped Mayweather Jr. versus Conor McGregor for DStv. The epic boxing fight will be broadcasted exclusively to viewers across Ghana and Africa. The show entitled The Money Fight is to be broadcasted on DSTV only and will air live on SuperSport2 and Maximo 1 on Sunday, August 27. Subscribers of DSTV premium will be [...]