BT Sport has announced that it has signed an agreement to continue broadcasting British Speedway events for a further two years to 2020.
In 2018 BT Sport will show 33 speedway events exclusively live, including 18 Speedway GB fixtures, 11 FIM Speedway Grand Prix and 4 Monster Energy FIM Speedway of Nations.
BT Sport’s on-air team will include Natalie Quirk and Suzi Perry presenting, Scott Nicholls as analyst, and former British and Commonwealth champion Kelvin Tatum and Nigel Pearson commentating on the live action.
Every race will be available to watch on TV or live stream via the BT Sport app or on BTSport.com throughout the season to BT Sport subscribers.
Simon Green, head of BT Sport, said:
“I’m delighted to have renewed British Premiership Speedway for a further two years, BT Sport continues as a fantastic destination for bike lovers in the UK.”
Keith Chapman, chairman of the British Speedway Promoters’ Association, said:
“The members of the BSPA are delighted to be onboard with BT and are looking forward to a fantastic seasons racing.”
Details of BT Sport’s live British Speedway fixtures for the 2018 season will be confirmed in due course via the official website – speedwaygb.co/liveonbtsport.