Sky Network Television (ASX:SKT) loses the broadcasting rights to Cricket NZ

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by Rachael Jones

Sky Network Television (ASX:SKT) in New Zealand has lost the broadcasting rights for Cricket New Zealand to Spark Sport from April next year.

Sky has been proud to be a partner of NZ Cricket since 1995.

NZ Cricket holds the rights for domestic cricket and internationals played in New Zealand.

Sky will continue to offer some of the best cricket the world has to offer, including exciting international fixtures involving the Black Caps on tour.

Shares in Sky Network Television (ASX:SKT) closed 0.48 per cent lower at 1.04 yesterday.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.