After a one-year break, pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will show the Formula 1 again in Germany and Austria.
Sky Deutschland will broadcast the ATV Tour tennis tournaments live for another four years.
With the start the new season only days away, German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF have expanded their existing partnerships with the FIA Formula E Championship to show more live races in season five across their networks.
German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF will transmit the matches of the German national team at the 2019 World Handball Championship and the 2024 European Handball Championship live.
DAZN will exclusively transmit the FA Cup in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The Federal German cartel office is currently examining the conformity with competition law of the cooperation between Sky Deutschland and Perform Group, operator of sports streaming service DAZN, for the broadcast of the UEFA Champions League in Germany.
The UK’s Premier League will return to German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland in the coming season.
Austrian commercial broadcaster Servus TV will show motorsport series MotoGP live and exclusively in Germany and Austria from 2019.
Sports portal DAZN will continue to broadcast the matches of the highest French football league, Ligue 1, live in Germany and Austria in the next three seasons.
German telco Deutsche Telekom will continue to show all games of Germany’s domestic first-division Basketball league following a five-year extension of its rights agreement with the Basketball Bundesliga until the 2022/23 season.