Media supervisor Zeljko Karajica, former Managing Director and COO of ProSiebenSat.1 TV Deutschland, has acquired a majority stake in eoTV with SEH Sports activities & Leisure Holding. He’s joined as a companion by Raimund Köhler, Managing Director of Motorvision Group, which acquired the channel in February 2020.
Extra Than Sports activities TV will go on air on June 19, 2021, on the event of the kick-off of the European League of Soccer – and can present the opening match between Panthers Wroczlaw and Cologne Centurions stay. Within the premiere season, the matches of the continental league will likely be broadcast that can not be seen completely on ProSieben Maxx or ran.de. All matches will likely be reveals in full size as repeats, plus different codecs across the European League of Soccer.
As soon as a month, the German MMA Championship (GMC) presents itself stay on Extra Than Sports activities TV with a Struggle Evening. Viewers can count on fights by a number of kickboxing world champion Michael Smolik or the reigning GMC champion Kerim Engizek, in addition to talks, documentaries, combined martial arts classics and the brand new actuality present Fighthouse.
There are additionally numerous programme sequence for eSports followers. Insights into the scene are supplied by the worldwide organisation Unicorns of Love, which is supported by SEH Sports activities & Leisure Holding as the principle shareholder. Motorvision Holding enhances the 24/7 service with programmes, reviews and documentaries for motorsport followers from the fields of rallying and motorcycling in addition to reveals equivalent to Bike World, Biker Life-style, Vehicles + Life and Highway Wars.
Extra Than Sports activities TV will likely be out there by way of Magenta TV, waipu.television, Amazon Hearth TV, Zattoo and Swisscom and can attain greater than 15 million households in whole. Within the subsequent step, distribution by way of cable networks is deliberate. The brand new channel can also be to be out there quickly by way of its personal cross-device app. Till then, the channel, together with the stay matches from the European League of Soccer, may be watched by way of the eoTV app, which is accessible for obtain freed from cost.