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StarTimes gets rights to air Bundesliga in South Africa

Monday 17 August 2015 | 09:39 CET | News
Pay-TV service provider StarTimes said that it has secured the exclusive broadcasting rights for the Bundesliga, the German men's top football league, for five years. The 306 games from the 2015-2016 season will be broadcast live on the StarSat Sport channels, MyBroadband reported. Gary Rathbone, Director of Sport at StarTimes, said it is delighted to have signed an exclusive deal with Bundesliga.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: StarTimes
Countries: South Africa
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