Advanced Television


370k watch Women’s Champions League Final on ITV4

The UEFA Women’s Champions League Final was watched by a live peak audience of 372,000 on ITV4 on the evening of May 21st. Following a deal announced last week with rights holders DAZN, the match between Barcelona and Lyon was made available free to air on ITV4 and ITV Hub. Coverage of the match, which […]

May 23, 2022

ITV restructures commissioning team

ITV has announced changes in the Media and Entertainment content commissioning division, bringing in complete genre-based commissioning to support ITV’s move to one content budget across platforms, as well as the recently announced digital first windowing strategy. As ITV moves to a complete genre-based commissioning structure, Paul Mortimer will now head a commissioning department, as […]

March 9, 2022

ITV scores EFL, Carabao Cup highlights

ITV will show highlights of the Sky Bet Championship, Sky Bet League One, Sky Bet League Two, Carabao Cup and the Papa John’s Trophy from the 2022/23 season after agreeing a two-season partnership with the EFL. A comprehensive round-up of all the day’s action from across the EFL will be screened in the primetime slot […]

February 23, 2022

ITV scores live Gallagher Premiership Rugby

ITV has agreed a deal to air live Gallagher Premiership Rugby matches and a weekly highlights programme up until the end of the 2023-24 season. This season, four Premiership Rugby matches will be shown on ITV, in addition to the Final which will be on ITV4. The coverage kicks off with Sale Sharks taking on […]

January 20, 2022

AEW Rampage now on ITV4 in UK

Both ITV and ITV4 will start airing AEW Rampage starting this week. Rampage debuts on Tuesdays nights at 11:05pm on ITV4, with a replay late Thursday night on ITV. It will be a late night airing with this week being at 11:40pm to 12:40am. Rampage was previously only available on the FITE streaming service as […]

January 3, 2022By Nik Roseveare

ITV, Coral launch sporting docu-series Against The Odds

ITV and Coral have announced the launch of a ten-part sporting documentary series, entitled Against The Odds, with the first episode set to be broadcast on October 19th. The ten-part documentary series, produced by ITV and funded by Coral, will deliver a unique insight into some of the most inspiring stories focusing on some big […]

October 6, 2021

Woods to present ITV’s England Women coverage

Laura Woods will host ITV’s coverage of England Women’s Senior team’s tournament qualifiers and friendlies. The announcement follows news of ITV’s four year deal to broadcast the Lionesses’ efforts to reach both World Cup and European Championships as well as friendly games, live and free to air on ITV, ITV4 and ITV Hub from this […]

September 14, 2021

ITV becomes home of England Women’s football team

ITV will broadcast England Women’s Senior team’s tournament qualifiers and friendlies in a new four year deal. From this current season up to and including 2024/25, the Lionesses’ efforts to reach both World Cup and European Championships as well as friendly games will be broadcast live and free to air on ITV, ITV4 and ITV […]

September 6, 2021

Live Tour de France on ITV4

ITV will bring viewers comprehensive live coverage of the 108th Tour de France, which begins on June 26th in Brest. Presenter Gary Imlach is joined on ITV4 by commentators Ned Boulting and David Millar, reporters Daniel Friebe and Matt Rendell along with former Team Sky rider Peter Kennaugh and racing legend Chis Boardman for expert […]

June 25, 2021