Canal+ Sport (France)

Canal+ Sport is a French TV channel devoted to sports programmes and is part of the "Les Chaînes Canal+" themed channels of Canal +.

Canal+ Sport
Canal+ Sport logo 2009.svg
Launched1 November 2003
Owned byCanal+ SA
Picture format576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan"Plus de sport d'exception"
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench
Broadcast areaFrance
HeadquartersIssy-les-Moulineaux
ReplacedCanal+ Vert
Website[1]
Availability
Satellite
CanalsatChannel 11 (SD/HD)
Channel 507 (HD)
Channel 707 (SD)
IPTV
CanalsatChannel 11 (SD/HD)
Channel 507 (HD)

HistoryEdit

Canal+ Vert launched on 31 August 1998, on satellite and cable as a programme multicast of Canal+ sports programmes.

As part of the creation of the Canal+ Bouquet (later, "Les Chaînes Canal+" ) the channel changed its name on 1 November 2003 to Canal+ Sport.

On 20 April 2005, Canal+ Sport presented to the CSA to obtain a frequency on TNT. The application having been selected, the CSA assigned a frequency on the multiplex R3 pay DTT issued as early as 21 November 2005.

Since 8 June 2010, it has started to broadcast its programmes in high definition (HD).

Sports CoverageEdit

Football (Soccer)Edit

See alsoEdit

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