09/17/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/17/2020 11:10
For further information
Enquiries about this news release should be made to the BT Group Newsroom 020 7356 5369. From outside the UK dial + 44 20 7356 5369. All news releases can be accessed atour web site. You can alsosubscribe to receive all BT announcements hereand you canfollow us on Twitter here.
About BT Sport
Launched in 2013, BT Sport broadcasts in the UK and Republic of Ireland with around five million subscribers. BT Sport offers five linear TV channels BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 3, BT Sport
ESPN, BT Sport 4K UHD, six interactive BT Sport Extra channels and is available on BT TV, Sky,
Virgin and Talk Talk. BT Sport is also available online and via the App on mobile and large screen devices and operates pay per view channel, BT Sport Box Office. BT Sport has a track record of innovation, operating from one of industry's most sophisticated sports TV studios, and delivering world-firsts around Virtual Reality, Dolby Atmos, 4K UHD and remote production. Its achievements have been recognized with awards from IBC, Promax, Music Week and more.
As well as being the sole UK rights holder for all of the UEFA Champions League and UEFA
Europa League, BT Sport offers live sport programming including the English Premier League,
Emirates FA Cup, Scottish Premiership, boxing, FA WSL, Gallagher Premiership Rugby,
Heineken Champions Cup and MotoGP.
BT's purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. It is one of the world's leading providers of communications services and solutions, serving customers in 180 countries. Its principal activities include the provision of networked IT services globally; local, national and international telecommunications services to its customers for use at home, at work and on the move; broadband, TV and internet products and services; and converged fixed-mobile products and services. BT consists of four customer-facing units: Consumer, Enterprise, Global and Openreach.
For the year ended 31 March 2019, BT Group's reported revenue was £23,428m with reported profit before taxation of £2,666m. British Telecommunications plc (BT) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BT Group plc and encompasses virtually all businesses and assets of the BT Group. BT Group plc is listed on the stock exchange in London. For more information, visit www.btplc.com.