Fox Sports (Brazil)

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Fox Sports
FOX Sports logo.svg
CountryBrazil
Broadcast areaBrazil
NetworkFox Sports International
SloganESPN e Fox Sports Juntos na Torcida""
("ESPN and Fox Sports Together in the Match")
HeadquartersRio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
Programming
Language(s)Portuguese
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
(downgraded to 16:9 480i for the SDTV)
Ownership
OwnerThe Walt Disney Company Latin America
Disney Channels Worldwide
(Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer & International)
History
LaunchedFox Sports:
February 5, 2012
Fox Sports 2:
January 24, 2014
ReplacedSpeed
ClosedJanuary 1, 2022
Links
Websitehttp://www.foxsports.com.br
Availability
Cable
Claro NET TVChannel 73 (SD)
Channel 74 (2 SD)
Channel 573 (HD)
Channel 574 (2 HD)
TVNChannel 88 (SD)
Channel 132 (2 SD)
Channel 488 (HD)
Channel 489 (2 HD)
TV AlphavilleChannel 73 (HD)
Channel 74 (2 HD)
Satellite
Oi TVChannel 163 (HD)
Channel 170 (2 HD)
Vivo TVChannel 573 (HD)
Channel 574 (2 HD)
SKYChannel 195 (2 SD)
Channel 595 (2 HD)
Channel 194 (SD)
Channel 594 (HD)
Claro TVChannel 73 (SD)
Channel 74 (2 SD)
Channel 573 (HD)
Channel 574 (2 HD)
IPTV
Vivo TVChannel 573 (HD)
Channel 574 (2 HD)

Fox Sports is a Brazilian pay television sports channel that was launched on 5 February 2012, replacing the Brazilian variant of Speed. A second channel, Fox Sports 2 was launched on 24 January 2014. On May 6, 2020 Brazil's antitrust regulator CADE announced that Fox Sports and ESPN Brasil would merge with channel being kept for a year until January 1, 2022 due to the channel's broadcast rights and structure in the country.[1]

Programming rights[edit]

Football[edit]

Baseball[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Kickboxing[edit]

  • WGP Brasil

Motorsports[edit]

Professional wrestling[edit]

Programs broadcast by Fox Sports in Brazil[edit]

  • A Última Palavra
  • Aqui com Benja
  • Debate Final
  • Expediente Futebol
  • Formula E: Street Racers
  • Fox Fight Club
  • Fox Nitro
  • Fox Sports Rádio
  • Giro Fox
  • Jogo Sagrado
  • La Liga World
  • Prévia da Liga Europa
  • Prévia do Campeonato Espanhol
  • Rodada Fox
  • Tarde Redonda
  • Visão Fox

Announcers from Fox Sports in Brazil[edit]

Hosts[edit]

  • Abel Neto (Tarde Redonda)
  • Benjamin Back (Fox Sports Rádio, Aqui com Benja and Jogo Sagrado)
  • Eduardo Elias
  • Felipe Motta
  • Jackson Pinheiro (Giro Fox)
  • José Ilan
  • Lívia Nepomuceno (Tarde Redonda)
  • Vanessa Riche

Play by Play Announcers[edit]

  • Eder Reis (Soccer, MMA and Boxe)
  • Hamilton Rodrigues (Soccer, NASCAR, and eventual Expediente Futebol host)
  • João Guilherme (Soccer and Expediente Futebol host)
  • Marco Alfaro (WWE)
  • Marco de Vargas (Soccer)
  • Nivaldo Prieto (Soccer, A Última Palavra and Debate Final host)
  • Renata Silveira (Soccer)
  • Rodrigo Cascino (Soccer)
  • Thiago Alves (Motorsports and MLB)

Color Analysts[edit]

  • Bernardo Régis (MLB)
  • Carlos Eugênio Simon (Soccer)
  • Edgar Melo Filho (NASCAR, Formula E)
  • Edmundo (Soccer)
  • Eugênio Leal (Soccer)
  • Fábio Azevedo (Soccer)
  • Fábio Sormani (Soccer)
  • Felipe Facincani (Soccer)
  • Flávio Gomes (Soccer, Formula E and Fox Nitro host)
  • Getúlio Vargas (Soccer)
  • José Eduardo Savoia (Soccer)
  • Leandro Quesada (Soccer)
  • Livio Reis (WWE)
  • Luis Carlos Quartarollo (Soccer)
  • Mauro Naves (Soccer)
  • Mário Filho (MMA)
  • Maurício Borges (Soccer)
  • Osvaldo Pascoal (Soccer)
  • Paulo Godinho (Boxe)
  • Paulo Lima (Soccer)
  • Roberto Figueroa (WWE)
  • Rodrigo Bueno (Soccer)
  • Rodrigo Mattar (Motorsport)
  • Zinho (Soccer)

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