Virgin Media has announced it is adding new Sky Sports channels for its customers, making it the only provider to offer all major live sports channels. It has also unveiled the UK's first TV Season Ticket.
If you want live sport from Sky Sports, BT Sport, ESPN, British Eurosport, Premier Sport, BoxNation, Racing TV and more, then Virgin Media is the way to go. The firm's latest line-up will include the new Sky Sports 5 channel as well as in HD when is launches on 12 August.
The broadcaster is also adding Sky Sports 3, Sky Sports 4 and Sky Sports F1 in HD quality from today. See also: Virgin Media delivers blow to BT with new Sky Sports channels.
Dana Strong, chief operating officer at Virgin Media, said: "Virgin Media is now the home of all the major live sports in the UK in HD or on the go. This is the first time all the Sky and BT Sport channels will be available in one place, backed by superfast broadband, for a single great value price."
"It doesn't matter if you are watching at home or on the go, you now have front row access to all the top sporting action with Virgin Media."
The new Season Ticket option gives 10 months access to Sky Sports 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 for a one-off payment of £150. It's available to new and existing customers until 1 September. Virgin Media says customer can save up to 40 percent this way compared with a monthly fee.
Virgin has also announced that it is adding seven Sky channels to the TV Anywhere service: Sky 1, Sky 2, Sky Living, Sky Living it, Sky Arts 1, Sky News and Sky Sports News.