MultiChoice announced on Tuesday (15 April 2014) that it is adding a seventh HD sports channel to its lineup.
SSHD7, the HD version of SS7, will start airing at 10am on Tuesday, 22 April 2014, “available on channel 217 to all DStv Premium customers,” MultiChoice said in a press statement.
“There is no better way to watch sport than in high definition. This 7th SuperSport HD channel means that all Barclays Premiership and Champions League football will be available in HD, along with other popular sports such as boxing and golf,” said Brandon Foot, acting CEO of SuperSport.
The channel will offer a variety of sport including European football leagues; tennis, Sevens rugby, boxing and road running; plus golf, cycling, ice hockey, athletics, basketball, swimming and motorsport. A limited amount of cricket may also feature.