V Sport Golf

  (Redirected from Viasat Golf)

V Sport Golf is a pan-Nordic television channel dedicated to broadcasting golf tournaments and golf-related programmes.

V Sport Golf
Broadcast areaDenmark
Finland
Norway
Sweden
Estonia
Latvia
Lithuania
Russia
NetworkV Sport
HeadquartersLondon, United Kingdom
Ownership
OwnerNordic Entertainment Group
History
LaunchedJanuary 2007
ReplacedViasat Sport 24
Former namesViasat Golf (2007-2020)
Links
WebsiteViasat Golf (in Norwegian)
Viasat Golf (in Swedish)
Availability
Terrestrial
Digita (Finland)Channel 67 (SD)
DNA (Finland)Channel 123 (HD)
Cable
Lattelecom (Latvia)Channel 421

The channel was launched in January 2007 after MTG had acquired many rights for live broadcasting of golf tournaments, such as the US PGA Tour, the PGA European Tour, the European Challenge Tour, the European Seniors Tour, the Scandinavian Masters, the Sunshine Tour, the Ryder Cup, the World Golf Championships, the Seve Trophy, the Australasian Tour and the Southern Africa Tour.[1] Viasat Golf took the space that had been used for Viasat Sport 24. Golf tournaments that had been aired on Viasat Sport 1 and SportN were moved to Viasat Golf.

First Viasat Golf logo used 2007-2008

In 2020, the channel was renamed V Sport Golf.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "MTG EXTENDS AND ACQUIRES GOLF RIGHTS AND LAUNCHES DEDICATED GOLF CHANNEL". Cision Wire. 2006-12-20. Retrieved 2008-10-29.

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