Fri 1 to Sun 10 Mar 2013

Fox Corp unveils sports channel in bid to challenge ESPN

  • By Maja Micudova and 1 other
  • Laast Update: 2 years ago
  • United States

Rupert Murdoch, CEO of News Corp

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Fox Corp, a unit of News Corporation, unveils a national sports channel to advertisers at a New York event in a bid to create a channel that is able to compete with ESPN network in terms of viewers and advertisement.

The Fox Corp will reportedly make sales pitches for its 22 regional sports channels as well as its new Fox Sports 1 and Fox Sports 2 national channels. 

The new New Corp's offerings will allegedly include Major League baseball, college football, professional soccer, NASCAR races and ultimate fighting.

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