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RDS2 is a Canadian pay television channel, acting as the secondary feed of French-language television network Reseau des sports, owned by CTV Specialty Television Inc. The channel was launched on October 7, 2011 to coincide with the start of the 2011 MLB post-season; its launch night programming included coverage of the Division Series and a documentary on the Montreal Expos.

RDS2
Reseau Des Sport 2.svg
LaunchedOctober 7, 2011; 8 years ago (2011-10-07)
Owned byCTV Specialty Television
(Bell Media 80%
ESPN Inc. 20%)
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to letterboxed 480i for the SDTV feed)
CountryCanada
Broadcast areaNational
HeadquartersMontreal, Quebec
Sister channel(s)RDS, RDS Info, TSN, TSN2
Websiterds2.ca
Availability
Satellite
Bell TVChannel 192 (SD)
Channel 1881 (HD)
Shaw DirectChannel 748 (SD)
Channel 391 / 239 (HD)
Cable
Cogeco (Quebec)Channel 98 (SD)
Channel 539 (HD)
VidéotronChannel 34 (SD)
Channel 634 (HD)
IPTV
Bell Aliant Fibe TVChannel 822 (SD)
Channel 922 (HD)
Bell Fibe TVChannel 109 (SD)
Channel 1109 (HD)
Optik TVChannel 8081 (SD)
Channel 2081 (HD)
Telus QuebecChannel 35 (SD)
Channel 521 (HD)
VMediaChannel 24 (SD)
ZazeenChannel 231 (HD)

As with its English-language equivalent TSN2, it is a secondary outlet for programming that cannot be aired on the main network, and operates under the same Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) licence as RDS itself.

RDS2 HD logo

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