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Fox Sports grows Dutch audience after change in licensing

Monday 16 January 2017 | 11:02 CET | News
Fox Sports has managed to grow its audience in the Netherlands after changing its licence model with pay-TV providers in the second half of 2016. According to research by Telecompaper, Fox Sports reached around 800,000 subscribers in the fourth quarter of 2016, up 38 percent from Q2 2016. Vodafone's decision to include the channel Fox Sports 1 in its basic TV package helped add almost 100,000 new households to Fox's audience. Other pay-TV providers reduced the cost of subscribing to the premium Fox channels, while KPN now offers Fox Sports Eredivisie as a free option for its quad-play

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: KPN / Vodafone
Countries: Netherlands
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