Tag Archives: Setanta

Setanta owed £550 million

When the UK division of the sports broadcaster Setanta collapsed, there were plenty of rumours and reasons as to exactly why this happened, but not many would have predicted that the.. more
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Setanta gambles on betting

The Irish based satellite broadcaster, Setanta, is not content with merely surviving the trials of last year when everything seemed to fall around its ears. After regrouping back in Ireland the.. more
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Fox sports plans means end for Setanta deal

At one time it looked as if the US broadcaster, Fox, would be interested in taking on the US part of the Irish based satellite sports firm, Setanta. The US division.. more
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Setanta wins Premier League football rights

The re-born and re-vitalised satellite sports channel, Setanta, has won the rights to show live football matches from the English Premier League. The new deal is for the Irish broadcast rights that will see the sports broadcaster showing a total of thirty three matches per.. more
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Setanta to show Premier League games again

It has to be one of the greatest comebacks in satellite TV history, as the sports broadcaster Setanta could well have disappeared off the face of the planet after its UK division crashed and burned in spectacular style. In the aftermath, the booty has been.. more
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ESPN signs more commentators

It is amazing the effect a new satellite sports channel can have on the loyalty of staff. Since the Disney owned ESPN put itself forward as Setanta’s replacement, commentators have been jumping ship from well established positions with other broadcasters. Former BBC presenter Rebecca Lowe.. more
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Setanta about to return to the UK

This must be a month for returns as Lance Armstrong and Michael Schumacher have both returned, and now it seems that the same could be said about the satellite sports broadcaster, Setanta. It seems that the failed satellite organisation has got its house back in.. more
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Sky Sports scores with the Community Shield

Behind the scenes, BSkyB has been cleaning up after the collapse of the failed sports satellite broadcaster Setanta. This time it has managed to secure the rights to the FA Community Shield. Not only that, BSkyB has secured the rights to the women’s FA Cup.. more
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Administrators to sell off Setanta EPG slots

It seems that the remnants of the failed satellite sports broadcaster Setanta are going to be wiped off the BSkyB electronic programme guide (EPG), as the slots left vacant by the broadcaster are to be auctioned off. It is estimated that the sale could bring.. more
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Sky to show live UFC 100 on Saturday

Fans of the Ultimate Fighter series will be pleased to find that the UFC 100 Tournament taking place tomorrow (Saturday) will be shown on Sky TV, after a late agreement was made between the organisers and the satellite broadcaster. Only a few weeks ago everything.. more
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