Zagreb, 16 September 2020 - From this Friday, 18 September 2020, Sports Television (SPTV) offers sports fans enjoying in shows, reports and magazines of Olympic Channel, the television owned by the International Olympic Committee. Thanks to the cooperation with Eurosport, owned by Discovery Communications, program top production, exclusive content on the Olympic Games, athletes and fans will now be available to the Croatian audience as well.
In the period of the COVID-19 pandemic and consequently the impossibility of holding most sports competitions and thus the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics 2020, Sports Television wishes to preserve interest in Olympic sports. With this agreement, SPTV returns Eurosport to Croatia, and by broadcasting the program "Watch the Olympic Channel", it promotes Olympic values and athletes, offering its viewers to enjoy top sports program.
Sports Television is a specialized sports television wholly owned by the Croatian Olympic Committee (COC), which began broadcasting on 4 April 2011.
Eurosport is Europe's largest sports channel, available in 59 countries in 20 different languages and implemented in more than 116 million households, wholly owned by the US media giant Discovery Communications. Eurosport has exclusive European rights to broadcast the Summer and Winter Olympics since 2018, becoming thus a partner of the International Olympic Committee. (SPTV/COC)