High-quality sports coverage, whether it’s a single event, tournament or season long league, we ensure your viewers don’t miss the big match.

We distribute high-profile live sports content around the world

We distribute high-profile live sports content around the world

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What we do

Every week we are trusted to provide end-to-end bespoke solutions for the global delivery of high profile live sports content. We offer solutions to a wide range of international sports broadcasters, rights holders, agencies, federations and production companies.

Whether it’s a one-off contribution service, the distribution of a weekly league, or a major international event, you can depend on us to deliver your live content securely to or from anywhere in the world.

How we do it

At the heart of our service is our multi-award winning teleport, satellite and fibre network. Our robust and secure infrastructure distributes your live sports content from the outside broadcast (OB), studio or satellite news gathering (SNG) vehicle to any worldwide destination.

The following illustration demonstrates our live delivery capabilities:


Why Arqiva?

Our extensive expertise in delivering live sports content is trusted by the Sports broadcast industry across the globe.

  • Reach a global audience with our teleportsatellite and fibre network as well as OTT and IP streaming and file delivery 
  • Flexible approach – one-off or regular event contribution / distribution services
  • Innovative and cost-effective transmission using state-of-the-art technology including higher order modulation, NS3 and DVB-S2x
  • Efficient coverage of live sport from single or multi-camera Production SNG services, combining production and uplink from one vehicle
  • Peace of mind – transmissions are securely delivered, managed and monitored by our 24x7 dedicated OU Master Control Room (MCR), bookings team and dedicated helpdesk services

Who we work with

Working on behalf of major rights holders and broadcasters including IMG Media, Lagardère, Infront Sports & Media, Red Bull Media House and Eurosport, we deliver over 4,000 transmissions per month and every year we transmit 125,000 hours of sports content.



Consumer habits are evolving rapidly, providing businesses new opportunities to monetise content. At Arqiva, we provide end-to-end OTT as a service proposition.


Occasional Use Satellite Capacity

Our dedicated occasional use (OU) satellite capacity allows us to efficiently distribute live content around the globe.


TV Distribution

Our UK terrestrial television, global satellite, fibre and IP networks are trusted to deliver over 500 channels worldwide. We know what it takes to get you on air.


Media Teleport Solutions

Put your video and data satellite transmissions in safe hands with our teleport solutions.

Press Release

Exclusive occasional use partnership to distribute live sports content signed

We’re pleased to announce our new partnership to distribute live video sports content to international broadcasters.