Sky and BBC to share cricket rights

Sky has secured a new five-year agreement with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) in a deal that will also see live cricket return to BBC Television for the first time in 21 years.The £1.1 billion shared contract brings the BBC live coverage of England men and women’s Twenty20 internationals and the ECB’s new city-based domestic T20 tournament. However, Test Matches will remain with the pay-TV opetration.

Source: Sky and BBC to share cricket rights

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