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THERE MIGHT NOT BE ANY LIVE SPORT RIGHT NOW – BUT THERE’S A TON OF OTHER STUFF

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THERE MIGHT NOT BE ANY LIVE SPORT RIGHT NOW – BUT THERE’S A TON OF OTHER STUFF

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Hello from the Sky Sport team.  We’re 100% behind the decision from governments and sports codes around the world to postpone live sport. But we remain as committed as ever to feeding the need of sports lovers throughout Aotearoa. So, in addition to a whole lot of other great content available right now, and inspiring stuff from our partners HBO Sport, Vice, ESPN and Red Bull – we’ve lined up the following for every Sky Sport customer. Check it out below and rest assured our ace sports programming team is working hard to secure even more great content.

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Sky Sport Quiz
A dedicated Sky Sport Quiz channel brought to you by quizmasters Believe It Or Not. Available on Sky Sport Ch 50 and Sky Sport Now. When: Starting Friday 27 March. If you think you have a question that can stump the nation head here and tell us all about it: www.sky.co.nz/sport-quiz!

BLACKCAPS/White Ferns
Some of the best matches featuring our national teams on home soil. On Sky Sport 2 from Friday 27 March to Tuesday 31 March, evenings.

Vodafone Warriors’ 25 Greatest Games
We go deep into the archives to bring you the Vodafone Warriors’ 25 greatest games of all time, Monday-Friday starting Monday 30 March, 8.00pm on Sky Sport 4.

All Blacks/Black Ferns
Legends – all of them. Some of the best All Blacks and Black Ferns games against the likes of Australia, South Africa, B&I Lions & inbound tests. Monday-Thursday starting Monday 30 March, evenings* on Sky Sport 1. 

Sky Sport NZ Breakers
#UNBREAKABLE Breakers 4 Championship Finals Series’, Saturday 28-Tuesday 31 March, evenings*, Sky Sport 3

Red Bull
Extreme sport blocks brought to you by Red Bull on Sky Sport 5 and Sky Sport Now. Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 7.30pm. 

Supercars

Inside Line
Behind the scenes documentary series on Erebus Motorsport from the 2019 Supercars season from 2019. Available on Sky Sport 5 and Sky Sport Now, every Wednesday starting 8 April, 8.30pm. 

All-Star eSeries
A 10-week live virtual racing series featuring all of the Supercars drivers! Every Wednesday starting 8 April, 9.30pm, on Sky Sport 5

Customer Request Block
You ask, we play. Wednesday & Friday, 7.00pm on Sky Sport 9.  If there’s something special you want to see, head to our SkySport Facebook page and let us know. https://www.facebook.com/skysportnz/

HBO Documentaries
A top-notch selection of Sport documentaries on Sky Sport 9 and Sky Sport Now, Sunday and Monday – kicking off 29 March at 8.30 pm. Coming up: 

BACK ON BOARD: GREG LOUGANIS

2030

29-Mar

An award-winning film that examines the life of Greg Louganis - a man who dominated the Olympic diving scene, and yet was never fully accepted within it. (2014)

 

DIRTY DRIVING: THUNDERCARS OF INDIANA

2030

30-Mar

 

Amidst great loss, the people of Anderson, Indiana continue to flock to the speedway. This film examines the story of a once-thriving town and its all-consuming passion for racing. (2008)

STATE OF PLAY: FIRST LADIES

2140

30-Mar

 

Examine the challenges of a modern marriage through a sports lens. This film focuses on three "sports couples" whose vows shape their decisions both on and off the field. (2014)

GLICKMAN

2030

5-Apr

 

A touching portrait of Marty Glickman - a man who overcame prejudice to forge a remarkable career in sports, setting the gold standard for athletes and sports broadcasters alike. (2013)

UNITED SKATES

2030

6-Apr

 

With the last remaining roller rinks threatened by closure, a community of thousands fight to save the underground African-American subculture of roller skating. (2018)

STATE OF PLAY: INHERENT VIOLENCE

2200

6-Apr

 

Two fathers - both with backgrounds in combat sports - raise their young sons to follow in their footsteps. This film explores the relationship between sports and violence. (2016)

STATE OF PLAY: FIGHTING CHANCE

2030

12-Apr

 

Raymundo 'Sugar Ray' Beltran, sparring partner of Manny Pacquiao, strives to make a name for himself by winning a world title in the twilight of his career. (2016)

STATE OF PLAY: BROKEN

2030

13-Apr

 

Follow two men who were both paralysed playing the sports they love. Their struggle to accept a new life of physical limitations is a raw, humbling portrait of endurance and love. (2014)

STATE OF PLAY: GAME OF BORDERS

2130

13- Apr

 

Despite constant political turmoil in the Middle East, the Palestine national football team continues to play. Witness the joy this team brings to their turbulent region. (2016)

 

Olympic Channel
A 24h channel dedicated to all things Olympics, live now, Sky Sport 8. 

Sky Sport Next
We draw from more than 100 hours of New Zealanders going hard out with Sky Sport Next! Tuesday from 7.00pm on Sky Sport 9. 

Combat Sports Block
Don’t try this at home.  A combination of Boxing, Kick Boxing and MMA from New Zealand and abroad, Fridays, 7.00pm, Sky Sport 9.