ONE World Sports Strikes Charter Communications Deal for Increased Sports Coverage

August 13, 2014

U.S. broadcaster ONE World Sports signed a multiyear, online multiplatform carriage agreement with Charter Communications, Inc. the nation’s fourth largest cable operator.

The agreement provides more than 3,000 hours annually of exclusive world-class sporting events to Charter customers.

“This is a major step forward in delivering on our key business objective of expanding our reach around the country,” said Alexander “Sandy” Brown, president and CEO of ONE World Sports.  “We’re excited to be allied with Charter in bringing exclusive global sports to the fast growing segment of fans who are demanding to see their favorite sports from around the globe.”

“ONE World Sports offers the types of sports programming that are of increasing interest to the multicultural and millennial audiences in our markets,” said Allan Singer, Charter senior vice president, programming. “We look forward to a successful partnership ahead.”

ONE World Sports will be available in Charter’s all-digital markets by September.