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Sky, BT Sport not offering customer refunds over live sport cancellations

Saturday 14 March 2020 | 16:39 CET | News
In the wake of live football matches being cancelled in the UK due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, sources at both Sky and BT Sport said that neither company is currently making moves to refund subscribers for the loss of live sport, reports The Guardian. 

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