Eurosport gains Mediaset distribution

Mediaset and Eurosport Group have signed an agreement for the distribution of Eurosport and Eurosport 2 within the Mediaset Premium pay-TV pack in Italy.

The Italian language feed will include coverage of cycling tours, winter sports, motorsports, athletics and swimming.

Subscribers will also be able to see team sports such as basketball, handball, hockey and new emerging sports.

Eurosport and Eurosport 2 will be available in SD from autumn 2013.

The Mediaset Pay-TV sport offer also includes in Premium all matches of the main European Football Championships, Premier League, FA Cup, Spanish Liga and the French Ligue 1.