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Spark Sport Bolsters Football Schedule With CONMEBOL Copa América 2021

Thursday, 6 May 2021, 9:46 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport has bolstered its football offering by gaining the exclusive New Zealand broadcast rights to the CONMEBOL Copa América 2021. CONMEBOL Copa América is the oldest football competition of national teams in the world and is governed by South ... More >>

UFC Extends Pay-per-view Distribution In New Zealand With Spark Sport

Friday, 30 April 2021, 1:02 pm | Spark Sport

Auckland, New Zealand – UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, today welcomed a new partnership with Spark Sport, a premium live and on-demand sport streaming service, to deliver UFC Pay-Per-View events live for fans in New Zealand. ... More >>

Spark Sport Gears Up For The Joseph Parker Vs Junior Fa – Talent Lineup And Streaming Advice

Tuesday, 23 February 2021, 1:03 pm | Spark Sport

Spark Sport front man Scotty Stevenson, City Kickboxing trainer Mike Angove and rugby league and boxing star Monty Betham will headline the Spark Sport commentary team calling the bout between Joseph Parker and Junior Fa on Saturday February 27. ... More >>

Spark Sport Confirmed As Exclusive New Zealand Broadcaster For Sydney Super Fight

Monday, 14 December 2020, 10:39 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport is bringing Kiwi boxing fans all the live action from the ring, when UFC great, Mark Hunt, faces off against former NRL star, Paul Gallen, on Wednesday, December 16 at Sydney’s Bankwest Stadium. The fight, which is being hailed as the ... More >>

Spark Sport Adds Barclay FA Women’s Super League To Their Roster

Friday, 11 December 2020, 10:54 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport has added one of the world’s premier women’s football leagues to its platform, announcing today that it will exclusively stream the Barclay FA Women’s Super League direct from England to New Zealand fans. Coverage starts on the platform ... More >>

Get Match-ready For Spark Sport’s Summer Of Cricket

Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 9:56 am | Spark Sport

There are just days to go until Spark Sport brings Aotearoa the first BLACKCAPS international of the season, and Head of Spark Sport Jeff Latch wants to make sure New Zealanders are match fit and ready to go when it comes to streaming cricket for ... More >>

Spark Sport Announces Cricket Commentary Team For Upcoming Blackcaps And White Ferns Season

Monday, 9 November 2020, 8:41 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport will bring international talent, legends of the game and seasoned broadcasters on to the pitch and into the commentary box as it announces the first commentary line-up for the home BLACKCAPS season commencing on Friday November 27. The commentary ... More >>

Spark Sport Opens Its Platform Up To All New Zealanders At No Charge

Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 10:56 am | Spark Sport

  Spark Sport has announced that it will open up its platform for no charge for existing and new customers until May, giving access to 6 sports channels and hundreds of hours of on demand sport content as COVID-19 continues to impact live ... More >>

Spark Sport excited to bring New Zealand more Rugby

Wednesday, 5 February 2020, 8:10 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport is excited to bring Rugby World Cup 2021 to New Zealand starting 18 September 2021 as announced today by World Rugby and NZ Rugby. As official RWC 2021 host broadcast rights holder, all matches will play live and on-demand on Spark Sport. The tournament ... More >>

Spark Sport February highlights

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, 3:44 pm | Spark Sport

Super Bowl LIV is the headlining act in the Spark Sport arena in the month of February – kicking off a month of non-stop sporting action. The hype of Super Bowl Monday will hit our shores on 3 Feb and will surely have a few people finishing up there ... More >>

Spark Sport to show Super Bowl LIV and remainder of season

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 10:18 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport announced today it will stream the 54th annual Super Bowl live thanks to a new direct partnership with the NFL. The sports streaming service will also deliver a selection of NFL matches each week for the remainder of the 2019/20 season, ... More >>

Spark Sport brings you the 2019 Australian Golf Open

Friday, 29 November 2019, 11:24 am | Spark Sport

There’s a huge month of live sport ahead and the start of the silly season for the Premier League which includes 20 games inside 6 days. Jose Mourinho’s return to Old Trafford as manager of Spurs against his former club Manchester United is ... More >>

Spark Sport Viewers Get Inside Line on Rugby Tourmanent

Thursday, 21 November 2019, 2:35 pm | Spark Sport

Spark Sport rugby fans get access to the very best of European rugby with the launch of Champions Cup Revue, a new rugby analysis show covering the northern hemisphere’s Champions Cup that is streamed live and on-demand through Spark Sport. More >>

Spark delivers Rugby World Cup 2019 for New Zealand

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 8:20 am | Spark Sport

At the end of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, Spark is celebrating a number of milestones both for sports viewing and for live streaming in New Zealand. More >>

Spark Sport and TVNZ to show All Blacks bronze medal match

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 10:17 am | Spark Sport

The play-off for the Rugby World Cup 2019 bronze medal between New Zealand and Wales will be available live on Spark Sport and with a one hour delay on TVNZ 1 on Friday 1 November. The match was previously scheduled to stream solely on Spark Sport, but ... More >>

Spark Sport reinforces commitment to cricket with ICC deal

Tuesday, 22 October 2019, 8:34 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport is pleased to announce a new deal with the International Cricket Council (ICC) to offer viewers access to match clips from some of the biggest fixtures in international cricket from 2019-2023. More >>

Test in-home streaming set up ahead of quarter final matches

Friday, 18 October 2019, 10:33 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport is confident all measures are in place to ensure its broadband streaming service works well during this weekend’s crucial Rugby World Cup quarter final matches. More >>

Spark Sport and Damian McKenzie team up for rugby surprise

Thursday, 17 October 2019, 8:21 am | Spark Sport

No amount of rain was going to stop the students at Waerenga Primary making the most of an All Black visiting their school. More >>

Spark Sport in-home visits and care measures assist Kiwis

Wednesday, 9 October 2019, 1:17 pm | Spark Sport

As announced last week, Spark Sport has brought in additional customer care measures to help ensure more customers are having a better Rugby World Cup viewing experience. More >>

Spark Sport has second highest concurrent streams for match

Monday, 7 October 2019, 8:46 am | Spark Sport

Spark Sport is pleased to confirm that the All Blacks vs Namibia match streamed successfully with concurrent streams peaking at the second highest since the All Blacks vs Springboks match. More >>