List of MotoGP broadcasters

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This is a List of Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix broadcasters. MotoGP, the highest level of motorcycle road racing sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme, motor sport's world governing body, can be seen live or tape delayed on television in almost every country and territory around the world.

TV broadcasters all take what is known as the 'World Feed', which since 1992 has been produced by Dorna Sports. Every race is produced in 16:9 widescreen.

Dorna produces LiveTV coverage from all Grand Prix in-house.

The Live International Programme Feed (IPF) is produced in High Definition Dolby 5.1 using more than 100 High Definition cameras at each GP, including fixed cameras, on-board cameras, a Helicam and RF cameras. Dorna is refining the use of its Super Slow Motion images captured from a Super High Speed SloMo camera.

The worldwide TV coverage also includes Dorna’s MotoGP Multiscreen offering, which streams signals from varying cameras on- and around the track, including on-board footage during sessions. These feeds bring new camera angles to audiences. Using internet platforms, mobile apps, as well as adding this to their TV coverage are Sky Italia, BT Sport, Sony Ten (India), as well Eurosport Discovery and Fox Sports in their cross-border coverage.

Broadcasters[edit]

Dorna Sports announced that the 2018 MotoGP™ season will reach 101 networks showing the 19-races.

2018 TV broadcasters[edit]

These are the broadcasters for the 2018 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season.[1]

2018 TV Broadcasters
Country TV Network Language Free-to-air / Free-to-view / Pay Practice 1 Practice 2 Practice 3 Qualifying Race Notes
 Albania RTSH Albanian Free No No No Live Live Rights until 2021.
 Andorra DAZN Spanish Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2022. HDTV.
 Asia1 Fox Sports Asia English Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2018. SD/HDTV Channels.
 Australia Network Ten English Free No No No Live Live SD/HD feed of Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix only
One Free No No No No Live Rights until 2021.
Fox Sports Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2018.

SD/HDTV Channels.

 Austria Servus TV German Free No No No Live Live Rights until 2023.
 Belgium Eurosport Dutch Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2021.
RTBF La Deux French Free No No No No Live HDTV. *Some races on RTBF La Une, subject to other live events.
 Bosnia and Herzegovina Sport Klub Serbian or Croatian Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV. 16:9 feed
 Bulgaria Mtel Sport Bulgarian Pay Live Live No Live Live
 Brazil SporTV Portuguese Pay No No No Live Live HDTV.
 Canada beIN Sports English Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2018. HDTV, 16:9 feed.
Caribbean ESPN Caribbean English Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2018. 16:9 HDTV feed.
 China Star Sports English Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2016. HDTV.
Sohu Chinese Internet No No No Live Live
 Croatia Sport Klub Croatian Pay Live Live Live Live Live
 Czech Republic Nova Sport Czech/Slovak Pay No Live Live Live Live
 Cyprus CytaVision Greek Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2016.
 Denmark TV3 Sport Danish Pay No No No Live/Delayed Live/Delayed Rights until 2019. HD 16:9. Subject to other live events.
 Estonia TVPlay Sports Estonian Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2019.
 Finland C More Sport Finnish Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV.
 France Canal+ French Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2023.
 Germany ServusTV German Free No No No Live Live Rights until 2023.
 Greece Cosmote Sport Greek Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2020. HDTV 1080i
 Hungary Spíler TV Hungarian Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV.
Indian Subcontinent Sony TEN English Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2019. SD/HDTV Channels.
 Indonesia Trans 7 English Free No No No Delayed* Live SD/HDTV channels. Rights until 2022.[2]
 Ireland BT Sport English Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2021. HDTV.
 Israel Sport 5 Hebrew Pay No Live Live Live Live Rights until 2017. HDTV.
 Italy Sky Sport Italian Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2021. – HDTV 1080i feed confirmed.
TV8 Free No No No Live/Delayed Live/Delayed 8 races live. Delayed broadcast of the other races. – HDTV 1080i feed confirmed.
 Japan G+ Japanese Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2017.
Nippon TV Free No No No No Live/Delayed Only Japan GP Live. Delayed broadcast of the other races.
Hulu Pay/OTT No No No Live Live
 Kazakhstan Setanta Sports Kazakh Pay No No No Live Live
 Kosovo Art Sport Albanian Pay No No No Live Live
Latin America (except Brazil) ESPN Latin America Spanish Pay No No No Live Live 16:9 HDTV feed. Live all sessions for Argentinian GP.
 Latvia TVPlay Sports Latvian Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2019.
 Liechtenstein SRG SSR German, French and Italian Free No No No Live Live Rights until 2021. The qualifyings and the races are broadcast on RSI La 2, RTS Deux and SRF zwei.
 Lithuania TVPlay Sports Lithuanian Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2019.
 Luxembourg Eurosport Dutch Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2021.
 Macedonia Sport Klub Macedonian Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV feed.
 Malta Total Sports Network Maltese Pay No No No Live Live HDTV feed.
Middle East and North Africa OSN Sports Arabic / English Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV feed. Rights until 2021.
 Montenegro Sport Klub Serbian Pay Live Live Live Live Live 16:9 feed, HDTV.
 Netherlands Eurosport Dutch Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2021. HDTV.
NOS Free No No No No Live/Highlights Only Dutch GP Live.
 New Zealand Sky Sport English Pay Live Live Live Live Live
 Norway Viasat Motor Norwegian / Swedish Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2019. HDTV on Viasat Motor HD.
 Papua New Guinea Fox Sports Asia English Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2018. SD/HDTV Channels.
 Poland Polsat Sport Polish Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV
 Portugal Sport TV Portuguese Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2016. HD feed.
 Puerto Rico beIN Sports English/Spanish Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2018. HDTV.
 Romania Eurosport Romanian Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2019. SDTV feed.
 San Marino Sky Sport Italian Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2021. – HDTV 1080i feed confirmed.
TV8 Free No No No Live/Delayed Live/Delayed 8 races live. Delayed broadcast of the other races. – HDTV 1080i feed confirmed.
 Serbia Sport Klub Serbian Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV feed.
 Slovakia Nova Sport Czech/Slovak Pay No Live Live Live Live
 Slovenia Kanal A Slovenian Free No No No Live Live HDTV.
 South Korea Star Sports English Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2018. HDTV.
 Spain DAZN Spanish Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV. Rights until 2022.
Sub-Saharan Africa SuperSport English Pay Live Live Live Live Live HDTV.
 Sweden Viasat Motor Swedish Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2019. HDTV on Viasat Motor HD.
  Switzerland SRG SSR German, French and Italian Free No No No Live Live Rights until 2021. The qualifyings and the races are broadcast on RSI La 2, RTS Deux and SRF zwei.
Canal+ French Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2023.
 Thailand PPTV Thai Free No No No No Live HDTV.
 Turkey S Sport Turkish Pay No No No No Live HDTV.
 United Kingdom BT Sport English Pay Live Live Live Live Live Rights until 2021. HDTV.
Channel 5 Free No No No No Highlights HDTV.
 United States beIN Sports English/Spanish Pay No No No Live Live Rights until 2018. HDTV.
 Venezuela Meridiano TV Spanish Free No No No Live Live

^1 – Rights in Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MotoGP™ TV coverage hits new highs in 2018". MotoGP.com. 2018-03-18. Retrieved 2018-03-27.
  2. ^ topskor.id. "Disiarkan Langsung, Ini Jadwal MotoGP Qatar 2017 Akhir Pekan Depan". TOPSKOR. Retrieved 2018-09-16.