FORMULA 1: 2013 season on Sky Sports F1 HD – Everything you need to know

March 6, 2013

Sky Sports F1 will provide unrivalled coverage of the 2013 Formula 1 season, starting with the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne on March 15-17.

Now in its second full season, Sky’s dedicated Formula 1 channel will include live coverage of every practice session, qualifying session and race from each grand prix weekend.

Simon Lazenby will lead the Sky Sports’ comprehensive coverage of the entire season alongside some of the biggest names in F1 broadcasting, including Martin Brundle, Damon Hill, Johnny Herbert, David Croft and Ted Kravitz.

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FORMULA 1: Brazilian Grand Prix 2012 – Live on BBC One & Sky Sports F1

November 20, 2012

This year’s fascinating Formula 1 campaign reaches its conclusion this weekend with the Brazilian Grand Prix from the famed Interlagos circuit in Sao Paulo.

Reigning two-time world champion Sebastian Vettel goes into the final showdown 13-points clear of his nearest challenger Fernando Alonso, knowing finishing fourth or above will guarantee his third consecutive title.

Fans can enjoy comprehensive live coverage of every session from the season finale on both BBC TV and Sky Sports F1.

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FORMULA 1: British Grand Prix 2012 – Live on BBC Two & Sky Sports F1

July 2, 2012

One of the most exciting Formula 1 campaigns to date continues with the British Grand Prix, and BBC TV and Sky Sports F1 will have all the action covered for fans throughout the weekend.

Forming part of bumper summer of sport on British soil, Silverstone will be the setting for the ninth round of this year’s Formula 1 World Championship.

This year’s race is expected to be a complete sell-out, a clear sign that the sport’s devoted British following will be out in force to support their local heroes, featuring British trio Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton and Paul di Resta, who will all harbour ambitions of ascending the Silverstone podium.

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FORMULA 1: 2012 season on Sky Sports F1 HD – Everything you need to know

March 5, 2012

Sky Sports F1 HD launches this Friday (March 9) and the new channel will be the only place to see every single session from each grand prix live throughout the 2012 Formula 1 season.

With more in-depth coverage and airtime dedicated to F1 than ever before, Sky boldly promises to revolutionise the way the sport is brought to its fans.

Sky Sports F1 will screen all 20 Formula One races this season, with 10 of those events exclusively live on the channel.

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BROADCASTING: Georgie Thompson bids farewell to Sky Sports News

December 28, 2011

An era in sports broadcasting came to a close today as Georgie Thompson bid an emotional farewell to the channel which has made her one of the most recognisable faces in television sport over the past decade.

The popular broadcaster presented her final four-hour shift on Sky Sports News alongside Julian Warren, with plenty of tissues at the ready for a much-anticipated teary goodbye.

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FORMULA 1: Sky Sports unveils 2012 on-screen team

December 7, 2011

After months of speculation and endless rumours circulating around the Formula 1 paddock, Sky Sports has finally unveiled the on-screen team that will bring viewers the most comprehensive F1 coverage ever seen in the UK from next season.

Simon Lazenby will lead the broadcaster’s live output from trackside, which includes uninterrupted coverage of every session throughout each grand prix weekend – including all three practice sessions, qualifying and the race.

The broadcaster has snatched five of the most popular faces and voices from the BBC’s line-up, including the entire Radio 5 Live team of David Croft, Natalie Pinkham and Anthony Davidson.

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