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Orange scores with Setanta deal

December 24, 2007

Orange has signed a content agreement with leading international sports broadcaster Setanta, to be the first mobile operator in the UK to broadcast Setanta Sports 1, Setanta Sports 2 and Setanta Golf on its mobile portal, Orange World.

Orange will be the only UK mobile operator able to stream live coverage of every televised match of the Barclays Premier League, by adding all of Setanta's televised games. As well as providing access to additional Barclays Premier League games, Orange mobile customers will now also be able to live stream all Clydesdale Bank Premier League and Blue Square Premier televised games, as well as have access to other sporting events available on the select Setanta channels which include the PGA Golf Tour and Magners Rugby League.

The Setanta package will be available to Orange mobile TV customers with a 3G handset for a subscription fee of £5 (E6.90) per month.

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