BT Sport has struck a deal with sports news agency sntv which gives it access to press conferences and breaking news.
The deal, announced by sntv in a statement, also allows BT Sport to work with sntv’s editorial team on additional material for its programming.
“As a new dedicated sports network we need breadth of coverage and sntv gives us this,” said Steve Norris, Head of Sports Rights, BT Sport.
“BT Sport is a really exciting arrival for sports fans with an ambitious team looking to challenge the status quo,” added sntv’s Martin Kay.
“Our work with them is a great example of our ability to provide the best, most reliable and comprehensive sports news footage and a tailored service to meet our client’s precise needs.”