CCTV-5 (Chinese: 中国中央电视台体育频道), also known as the Sports Channel, part of the China Central Television family of networks, is the main sports broadcaster in the People's Republic of China. CCTV-5 began broadcasting on 1 January 1995. CCTV-5 now broadcasts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

CCTV-5 体育
Launched1 January 1995
NetworkChina Central Television
Owned byChina Central Television
Picture format576i (SDTV) 16:9
1080i (HDTV) 16:9
CountryChina
Broadcast areaNational (including Macau)
HeadquartersChina Central Television Headquarters, Beijing CBD, Beijing China China
Formerly calledCCTV Olympics during Summer or Winter Olympics
WebsiteCCTV-5
Availability
Terrestrial
Selected citiesCheck local listings
MacauChannel 79 (via TDM)
Satellite
Apstar 6CBTV Sat (12275 V, SR 27500, FEC 7/8)
Chinasat 6A3720 H, SR 27500, FEC 3/4 (encrypted by VideoGuard, video encoded with AVS+)
Chinasat 6B3880 H, SR 27500, FEC 3/4 (encrypted by VideoGuard) [1][2]
Cable
Available in most cable systemsCheck local listings
IPTV
Available in selected IPTV systemsCheck local listings

Current sports coverageEdit

CCTV-5 has coverage of the following sports leagues, teams, and events:

Multi-sports games
Auto Racing
Badminton
Basketball
Boxing
Cycling
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Handball
Ice Hockey
MMA
Rugby Union
Snooker
Surfing
Table Tennis
Tennis
Volleyball

Past CoverageEdit

Past Coverage As CCTV-FIFA World CupEdit

Past Coverage As CCTV-UEFA EuroEdit

ProgrammesEdit

  • Who is the [Dance] King? [谁是舞王]
  • Sports News [体育咖吧]
  • Wushu Masters [武林大会]
  • Chinese Longzhou Tournament [中华龙舟大赛]
  • Who is the [Football] King? [谁是球王]

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