More sports channels for Czech Republic
JUNE 28, 2021 08.31 EUROPE/LONDON BY CHRIS DZIADUL

TV Nova has applied to the Czech Radio and TV Broadcasting Council (RRTV) for two special transmission channel licences.

According to Parabola, they are for services to be named Nova Sport 3 and Nova Sport 4 and valid for internet distribution.

It adds that the regular will consider TV Nova’s request at one of its next meetings.

TV Nova is owned by PPF Group and one of the longest-established national commercial broadcasters in Central and Eastern Europe.

Aside from its flagship channel of the same name, it operates the thematic services Nova Cinema, Nova Action, Nova 2, Nova Gold and the sports channels Nova Sport 1 and Nova Sport