Tag Archives: SuperSports

DStv to revamp SuperSports channels soon

In a recent announcement made, DStv, they Pay-TV service provider owned by South African company, Multichoice, said that they will be shuffling the SuperSport channels on their service.  The shuffle will take effect on the 4th July 2017. Gideon Khobane, CEO for SuperSports said the changes will be happening to make it easier for sports [...]

SuperSports, Zuku bags ESPNs NFL, Super Bowl broadcasting rights

African sports broadcasters, SuperSport and Zuku, has bagged one-year distribution deal from ESPN to televise Februarys NFL Playoffs and Super Bowl XLIX in Africa. ESPN Media Distributions agreement with Zuku Sport adds to the broadcasters rights to air two regular season games per week, and it will now show all the postseason action. In this [...]

Supersports, DStv to televise MultiChoice Diski Challenge

Supersports 4 and all community television stations on DStv will broadcast MultiChoice Diski Challenge event on September 20. The event will be held at Coetzenburg Athletics stadium in Stellenbosch. Soccer stars and sports celebrities like Carol Tshabalala, Matthew Booth, Jabu Mahlangu, Mark Williams and Fezile Makhanya would promote the event[...]

SuperSport extends European football league coverage

South African pay-TV operator, SuperSport, has extended its broadcast deal with Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) to air European club football competitions throughout sub-Saharan Africa. With this deal, SuperSport has gained exclusive English and Portuguese language media rights for Champions League and Europa League tournaments from 2015 to 2018. The pay-TV network will televise four [...]