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Sky Sports News        

Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations.

Official site: See the link icon Sky Sports News website.

From Wikipedia: More hours of the channel are picked up in critical periods such as the end of transfer windows and coverage of qualifying draws for Euro tournaments. edit Overview The channel focuses predominantly on football especially during the European football season - AugustMay but reports on a wide range of sports even sports to which Sky do not possess broadcasting rights receive limited coverage. The programming is presented by two reporters in the studio who read the news or introduce short clips featuring highlights and interviews covering a variety of topics. - link icon read more about Sky Sports News on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

Monday, 3 January 2011
12:51 PM

i believe with hotbird footprint one can watch skysport in nigeria,can i get sky smartcard will work with strong receiver.

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sulaimon's 1 post US flag
Thursday, 6 January 2011

8:19 AM

sulaimon: No, the footprint does not cover Nigera. Not even "almost".

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Briantist's 38,899 posts GB flag
Sunday, 24 April 2011
tom stephenson
10:56 AM

will we ever get eurosport 1/2/and HD on freesat+HD

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tom stephenson's 1 post GB flag

12:52 PM

tom stephenson: They are pay channels, so no.

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Briantist's 38,899 posts GB flag
Tuesday, 5 July 2011
5:44 PM

can we have sky sport new on digital t.v

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christopher's 1 post GB flag
Sunday, 17 July 2011

12:02 PM

christopher: Sky Sports News is currently part of the Sky Sports subscription package on satellite and cable.

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Briantist's 38,899 posts GB flag
Tuesday, 13 December 2011
6:58 PM

can i get sky sports news on freesat and could you recommend a good free sat box

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john's 1 post GB flag
Wednesday, 14 December 2011

2:04 PM

john : No, the channel is not free-to-air.

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Briantist's 38,899 posts GB flag
Friday, 10 August 2012
2:58 PM

Good day, please, i want to know if built in freeview will work in Nigeria ?

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nekky's 1 post NG flag
Wednesday, 7 November 2012
4:38 PM

Pls can sky work very well in nigeria now

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