Jörn Krieger | 02-08-2013
Sport1 US, the new German pay-TV channel for the fans of US sports, is to be carried by UPC Austria who will distribute the channel in standard resolution and high definition from 2 August 2013.
At UPC Austria, Sport1 US will replace ESPN America which has pulled out of continental Europe on 31 July 2013. In the subscription package UPC Digital TV Plus, Sport1 US is available in standard definition while the HD version forms part of the HD Komplett bouquet.
The channel, which screens live matches from the National Football League (NFL), National Basketball Association (NBA), College Football, College Basketball and IndyCar races, is also offered in Austria by Sky Deutschland. In Germany, Sport1 HD is available on Sky and on the cable networks of Kabel Deutschland, Unitymedia and Kabel BW.