Sport1 (Germany)

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Type Broadcast television network
Country Germany
Availability National
Headquarters Ismaning, Germany
Owner Constantin Medien AG
Key people
Rainer Hüther, CEO; Thomas Deissenberger; Oliver Reichert
Launch date
January 1, 1993
Official website

SPORT1 is a privately owned commercial German television channel, similar to Eurosport. Until April 11, 2010, it was called DSF (Deutsches Sportfernsehen), as the Eurosport version on German language. It was founded on January 1, 1993 out of the television channel Tele 5 which had become the successor of the music video channel musicbox on January 11, 1988. SPORT1 has its headquarters in Ismaning near Munich.

SPORT1 broadcasts from the Astra 1H, 1M, and 3A satellites and is uplinked by SES Platform Services.


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