Sky Sports Launches 'Sportswomen' Program, Signs Netball Deal, Partners With Sunday Times
Sky Sports is launching a new weekly program called "Sportswomen" on Tuesday morning. Sky Sports has also agreed to a new three-year deal with England Netball and an exclusive partnership with the Sunday Times to cover the Sportswomen of the Year Awards. ''Sportswomen," which will launch on Sky Sports News on Tuesday at 10:30am local time, will include news, views and analysis, as well as exclusive athlete interviews. Hosted by Hayley McQueen, the 30-minute program will be repeated on Sky Sports 1 at 6:30pm the same day and will also be available via Sky's On Demand service. Sky Sports also announced the exclusive partnership and coverage of the Sunday Times Awards, a ceremony that celebrates the outstanding contribution to sport made by women over the past year, including athletes, coaches, administrators and community volunteers (Sky Sports).