FIBA, France Televisions Agree TV Deal

27.06.2013

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Basketball's world governing body, FIBA, and France's public broadcaster, France Televisions, have agreed a deal covering the men's and women's 2013 and 2015 EuroBasket Championships as well as the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain and the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women in Turkey.

This agreement guarantees live free-to-air broadcast of all finals involving a French National Team which adds to the Canal+ Group live broadcasts who had previously acquired the rights for all games of the above-mentioned championships.

The agreement also gives France Televisions the option of broadcasting all semi-finals involving France.

If France qualify for the semi-finals of EuroBasket Women 2013, the game will be broadcast live on France 4 as well as live on Sport+.

If the French win and qualify for the final, the game will be broadcast live on France 3 and on Sport+.


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