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New report says Sky, BT face losing over GBP 900 mln from sports lockdown

Thursday 26 March 2020 | 14:38 CET | News
New research from Enders Analysis suggests that BT and Sky will lose around GBP 1 billion in revenue if premium sport remains locked down until August, reports The Guardian.

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