Two more Sky Bet Championship fixtures have been selected for live TV coverage. Sky have now announced their initial live TV selections up to the weekend of 4 April, selecting two fixtures to show from the second tier that weekend. Brentford's game against Wigan Athletic that weekend has not been chosen and will be played on Saturday 4 April, kicking-off at 3pm, as scheduled. A full list of live games can be seen here and the latest selections are below.
Friday 3 April Blackburn Rovers v Leeds United 7.45pm
Saturday 4 April Derby County v Nottingham Forest 12.30pm
In line with the new Domestic Broadcast Agreement with Sky Sports coming into force from the beginning of the 2019/20 season, further amendments have been made to the TV Selections Policy. The minimum five week commitment remains in place for the majority of the season but the rolling basis period commences for matches taking place from 7 March onwards is to be shortened to four weeks’ public notice. The date of rolling selections commences on 7 February for matches from 7 March onwards. The notice period remains at three weeks for the penultimate weekend of the season as per the amendment in March 2018.
SKY SPORTS LIVE TV ANNOUNCEMENT DATES 2019/20
(Illustrative but subject to a five-week minimum notice commitment)
- Selections for 10 April to 13 April by 13 March.
- Selections for 18 April by 20 March.
- Selections for 25 April by 3 April.
- Selections for 2 and 3 May by 27 April.