Sport (UK magazine)

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This article is about the British sports magazine. For the American magazine also called SPORT, see SPORT magazine.
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Cover of Sport, Issue No. 230
Editor-in-Chief Simon Caney
Categories General Sports magazine
Frequency Weekly (Fridays)
Publisher Wireless Group
Total circulation
(June 2013)
First issue 29 September 2006
Country United Kingdom (London-wide)
Language English

Sport is a free weekly sports magazine based in London which covers a wide range of events such as football, rugby, tennis and cricket as well as giving exclusive interviews with various sports personalities.

Primarily aimed at males aged 13-45, Sport has a circulation of 304,700 making it the largest sports magazine in the UK.

It is given to commuters outside London Underground and railway stations on Friday mornings and is also available in sports clubs and centres as well as hotels.

It started in France in 2003 as a free monthly and in March 2004 as a weekly. The London edition started on 29 September 2006, the first of its type in the UK and was sold to talkSPORT owners UTV Media (now Wireless Group) in 2009.

In 2011 the magazine launched an iPad app version, with the full print edition available for download each week plus video and audio features.


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