Tag Archives: British Open

Sky Loses Top Flight Golf Tour

Sky’s loss of PGA golf coverage from next year is a blow for golf fans who look set to have to subscribe to two different services for their fix: Sky’s sports channels for most of the major tournaments in HD and a yet-to-be disclosed online service for the US PGA, European PGA and Asian Tours. Stuff reports the PGA […]

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Sky Scores EPL But Still to Confirm Tee Off for PGA Champs

Sky made headlines today for announcing a deal to screen delayed coverage of key English Premiere League soccer games but has still to confirm coverage of the world’s fourth golf major a week out from the players teeing off. The same happened with its British Open coverage, which Sky scheduled only a week before the […]

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Olympics Tarnish British Open HD Coverage

Sky’s marathon coverage of the London Olympics next month will rob golfing fans of the chance to see the British Open live in HD. Although Sky will dedicate eight HD channels to the Olympics, it doesn’t have enough satellite capacity to do this unless it turns Sky Sport 3 into an SD channel for the […]

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FIFA Semi-Finals in HD

TV One and Sky Sports’ HD coverage of the FIFA World Cup is all but over, with the first semi-final, between The Netherlands and Uruguay, kicking off around 6am on Wednesday, and Germany vs Spain 24 hours later. While it’s been a treat for Kiwis to view the action both free-to-air and on pay-TV in HD, other […]

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