Sky Sports Mix promises to bring viewers a range of great moments from some of the world’s biggest sporting events to all Sky TV customers in the UK and Ireland at no extra cost. The channel will show a mix of live sport including football, golf from Europe and the US, international cricket and more. The launch comes days after Sky confirmed it was increasing pay TV subscriptions from 1st June 2016.
From the launch - scheduled for this summer - viewers can look forward to regular live football from competitions including La Liga, MLS, FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers, as well as a select number of Premier League and Football League matches. The Sky Sports Mix channel line-up will also include insightful documentaries, sports entertainment shows and other sporting content and will also be available on Sky Go.
Speaking of the new channel, Sky Sports Managing Director, Barney Francis, said:
“With Sky Sports Mix, we are giving millions more people access to great moments from some of the world’s biggest sporting events at no extra cost. It is a fantastic way for all Sky customers to be able to enjoy some of the great content that has made Sky Sports the first choice for sport.
“Sky Sports Mix will bring sport to more people and provide many different ways of enjoying our coverage, from high profile live events and fascinating documentaries to clips of incredible moments. Our aim is to offer sport in a way that can engage, encourage and excite everyone even further.”