Setanta Sports has signed a long-term Bundesliga agreement in Ukraine and a further renewal agreement in its 10 Eurasian markets.
Setanta Sports has agreed a long-term rights deals for LaLiga in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
Setanta Sports plans to launch a second channel in Ukraine in the near future.
Ukraine’s largest cable operator Volia has added Setanta Sports to its digital and interactive TV packages.
Setanta Sports has launched in Ukraine after having had its name added to the list of foreign channels allowed to be distributed in the country.
Setanta Sports will make its debut in Ukraine on August 1 and be distributed by StarLightMedia’s digital division.
MEASAT Satellite Systems has signed an agreement with Level 3 Communications to upgrade the Setanta Sports channel on the MEASAT-3/3a video platform from SD to HD.