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Sky New Zealand to stream Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games with TVNZ

Tuesday 3 December 2019 | 07:02 CET | News
New Zealand operator Sky has confirmed TVNZ as its free-to-air partner for the summer edition of the Olympic Games in Tokyo, in 2020. Under the terms of the partnership deal, Sky will stream and broadcast Tokyo 2020 content offering coverage across 12 HD channels and its streaming platforms. TVNZ 1 will have 12 hours of free-to-air coverage throughout each afternoon and evening.

New Zealand customers will be able to watch the event via Sky Sport’s 12 dedicated Olympics channels. On the go, Sky subscribers will be able to use Sky Go, while casual viewers will be able to access all of the Olympic Games coverage on Sky Sport Now. Customers who want free coverage will be able to access sports content on TVNZ 1. The TVNZ service will include live streaming on TVNZ On Demand.

According to Sky, 2.8 million New Zealanders engaged with the Olympic Games Rio 2016 on Sky and Prime. Tokyo 2020 runs from 24 July to 9 August 2020.



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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Sky
Countries: New Zealand
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