Matchroom Sport Announce Five Year Deal with Sky Sports

April 8, 2013

Barry Hearn’s Matchroom Sport has announced a new five-year broadcast deal with Sky Sports for a number of their events.

The Mosconi Cup pool tournament, advice the World Championship of Ping Pong, shop the Fish O’Mania fishing event, the World Seniors Snooker Championship, the PGA EuroPro Tour and the Weber Cup will all be guaranteed broadcast coverage under the new deal.

Hearn said: “Our longstanding relationship with Sky Sports has been a vital ingredient in the Matchroom story over the years and we are very excited to be continuing it into the future.

“Without doubt, Sky Sports has always been the pioneer in sports TV with production values and levels of creativity that leave the competition in their wake.”