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Ziggo launches Ziggo Sport - what's KPN's response?

Tuesday 3 November 2015 | 16:10 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
Ziggo is launching on 12 November its own sports channel, Ziggo Sport, which will be free for all Ziggo cable subscribers. The 24-hour HD channel will be available unecrypted for digital customers, offering the highlights of the premium channel Sport 1 and its own exclusive content. Jack van Gelder was signed up as lead presenter, as well as a number of other well-known commentators. Sport 1 will continue under the name Ziggo Sport Totaal. The new channel is an important weapon for Ziggo in its battle with KPN centred on broadband, triple- and quad-plays and (free) extra services. For Ziggo

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Digitenne / KPN / Liberty Global / NPO / RTL / SBS / Sport 1 / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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