German sports broadcaster Sport1 has launched a new video platform bundling its complete online video and video-on-demand content at a central location.
The German sports channel Deutsche Sportfernsehen (DSF) will turn into Sport 1 on April 11, said Constantin Medien , the owners of the channel.
The German sports channel DSF will become Sport1 as part of a re-branding exercise which also includes a complete overhaul of the programming. It owner Constantin Medien also controls the sport1.de portal and a mobile TV sports service with the Sport1 brand.
MTV Networks Germany and the sports broadcaster DSF are talking to SES Astra about joining the HD+ platform for the German speaking market, according to a report in the Süddeutsche Zeitung.