Tag Archives: DirecTV

DirecTV broadcasts the second phase of the Copa Sudamericana

According to what specialized websites have recently reported, DirecTV is broadcasting the matches of the second phase of the Copa Conmebol Sudamericana, both on linear TV through DirecTV Sports,  and also through its OTT, DirecTV GO. The second stage of the competition began on October 27th, and will last until this coming Thursday, November 5th. [...]

Win Sports premium option is officially launched

Win Sports+, the new Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports premium option, is officially launched today and will base its programming on football content 24 hours a day, in full HD quality. The channel will broadcast football matches  without advertising, and will be available on Claro, TigoUne, DirecTV, HV Multiplay, Movistar and Emcali. Its monthly subscription [...]

Latina Television and DirecTV are fined in Peru for anticompetitive behaviours

The Peruvian Telecommunications Private Investment Supervisory Agency (Osiptel) ordered the Compañía Latinoamericana de Radiodifusión S.A. (Latina Televisión) and DirecTV Peru S.R.L. (DirecTV) to pay a  S 6,892,200 (USD 2.03 million) fine, for applying a strategy to exclude other pay TV operators (only DirecTV competitors), benefiting themselves from having the 2018 World Cup Russia broadcast. Both [...]

Subtel asks CDF and cable TV operators to compensate its subscribers for not having broadcast football in Chile

The Chilean Professional Football National Association  (ANFP) decided to call the countrys local football tournament off due to the political and social situation in the country, the Telecommunications Subsecretary (Subtel) requested cable operators and the Chilean Football Channel (CDF) to collect information on possible discounts, compensation measures and availability of customer service platforms to cancel  [...]

DirecTV gives Argentine football clubs Belgrano and Talleres their own TV program

As part of a commercial agreement that Belgrano and Talleres had ran at the beginning of the professional football season with DirecTV, Belgrano Directo and Mundo Talleres TV are already part of the operators programming grid. These are two weekly TV programs, which features exclusive contents of both clubs professional teams, together with sections focused [...]

DirecTV premieres documentary about Diego Maradona in October

DirecTV informed it will premiere the documentary Diego Maradona, directed by Asif Kapadia, next October 2nd. The content will be available on OnDirecTV (exclusive DirecTV Latin America channel) and the DirecTV GO OTT. The rights for the documentary had been acquired by the company in May. As DirecTV officially reported, the documentary has more than [...]

DirecTV Sports to exclusively broadcast the semifinals of the Copa Sudamericana

DirecTV Sports will make an exclusive coverage of the Copa Conmebol Sudamericana Semifinals, on all its platforms. Matches will take place on September 18th, 19th, 25th and 26th, and football teams involved will be Atlético Mineiro (Brazil), Colón de Santa Fe (Argentina), Corinthians (Brazil) and Independiente del Valle (Ecuador). The first football match will face [...]

DirecTV takes the Basketball FIBA World Cup from China to Latin America

The FIBA Basketball World Cup, which this time will be held at eight locations in the main Chinese cities, will be available between August 31st and September 15th on DirecTV and the DirecTV Sports App, DirecTV Sports.com and DirecTV GO platforms. 32 teams will participate in the competition for the first time. For Latin America, [...]

DirecTV airs special production to commemorate Woodstock’s 50th anniversary

OnDirecTV, channel available for all DirecTV subscribers in Latin America, announced it will broadcast the documentary Woodstock: three days that defined a generation today, which aims to tell the story of the mythical festival that brought together more than half a million fans and some of the greatests artists of all times over three days.  [...]

DirecTV GO arrives at Roku in Chile, Colombia and Peru

Roku announced that the OTT DirecTV GO is available from today on the Roku streaming platform in Chile, Colombia and Peru. Through DirecTV GO, Roku clients will be able to access live and on-demand programming -movies and the best HD TV series included-.  We are glad to add DirecTV GO to the Roku platform, which [...]