Viasat Sport was launched in Russia and CIS countries in 2006 and runs a 24-hour broadcast in Russian. The target audience consists chiefly of 18-54 males.
The thrill of live broadcast is brought to you by famous sports journalists covering events from arenas and stadiums around the world all day, every day. Viasat Sport is the only TV channel in Russia to show live games from the world’s top basketball league, the NBA, as well as live coverage of dozens of other sports from the most celebrated leagues around the world.
The principal live sports broadcast on the channel include basketball (NBA, NCAA), ice hockey (AHL), baseball, professional boxing, American football, motor racing and extreme games (X Games).