Wednesday, March 28, 2018

BT Sport ESPN New Frequency

BT Sport ESPN UK HD Live Channel ON Astra 2E/2F/2G at 28.2°East Good Working Feed New TP Frequency Transponder Here  2018

BT Sport ESPN is a sports television channel provided by BT Consumer; a division of BT Group in the United Kingdom and Ireland, under licence from American sports broadcaster ESPN Inc. The channel was operated by ESPN from 3 August 2009 to 31 July 2013, when it was sold to BT and became part of its BT Sport package. The channel focusses on coverage of American sports, in particular Major League Baseball and American College sports, but BT also uses it to show European sport when BT Sport 1, 2 & 3 are otherwise engaged. Programming is available in standard definition and high definition formats.


BT Sport ESPN HD New Frequency 2018

BT Sport ESPN UK HD Live Channel ON Astra 2E/2F/2G at 28.2°East New TP Frequency 2018


Channel :BT Sport ESPN UK HD
Satellite :Astra 2E/2F/2G at 28.2°East
Frequency :11386
Polarization :H
Symbol Rate:29500
Fec:8/9
V.PID:2330
A.PID:2331 English
2332 English
SID Code:53795
MPEG-4/HD
Quality:DVB-S2/QPSK
MPEG-4
Update :: March 28-03-2018


History

The channel launched on 3 August 2009 following ESPN's acquisition of partial UK broadcast rights to the Premier League six weeks prior, caused in turn by the financial difficulties of Setanta Sports, which ceased broadcasting in Great Britain at about the same time. It marked ESPN's first foray into live coverage of domestic sports events in the UK. Prior to November 2008, ESPN's only operations in the UK were archive sports channel ESPN Classic, as well as the pan-European ESPN America channel, which focused on North American sport.

On 13 June 2012, it was announced that ESPN had missed out on Premier League broadcast rights from the 2013-14 to 2015-16 season to Sky Sports and BT, despite making a "strong bid". The news followed speculation that ESPN was reconsidering its position in the UK. In the following months, ESPN also lost the rights to Premiership Rugby, Premiership Rugby Sevens Series and American, Brazilian, French and Italian top-flight football to BT. On 1 February 2013, Broadcast reported that ESPN had entered talks to sell off its remaining sports rights, believed to be worth more than £15m. During The Walt Disney Company's first quarter earnings results conference call on 5 February 2013, Disney's chief financial officer Jay Rasulo confirmed that ESPN had "experienced losses" in the UK and was "exploring an exit". On 25 February 2013, BT agreed to acquire ESPN's UK and Ireland TV channels business, consisting of ESPN and ESPN America. BT continue to broadcast ESPN since the deal's completion date of 31 July, as part of its BT Sport package of services. The value of the deal had not been disclosed, but BT was understood to be paying "low tens of millions".

In January 2015, BT reached a long-term rights deal with ESPN, allowing the network to maintain its affiliation with ESPN International and its rights to sports properties owned by ESPN outright or to which it holds international rights, as well as its original programmes. On 9 June 2015, BT rebranded the channel as BT Sport ESPN.

On December 14, 2017, Disney announced plans to acquire 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion after the spin-off of certain businesses; this will include Sky plc, which Fox is in the process of fully acquiring. It is not known whether ESPN will retain its relationship with BT Sport should the sale be completed or realign with Sky Sports.

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