Fox Sports Africa
|Fox Sports Africa|
|Network||Fox Networks Group Africa|
|Owned by||21st Century Fox|
Setanta Sports |
|Sister channel(s)||Fox, FX, Fox Crime, Fox Movies, National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo Wild, Nat Geo Gold, BabyTV|
Fox Sports Africa is an African sports television network owned by Fox Networks Group Africa that was re-branded in August 2014, replacing Setanta Sports and Setanta Action. The channel broadcasts across 30 nations in Sub-Saharan Africa in English and French. It was also previously available for a brief period in 2016 in Portuguese.
Its programming mainly features football from Ligue 1, Eredivisie, Belgian Pro League, English Football League Championship, Major League Soccer, Indian Super League. The network was also a long-standing broadcaster of the South American competitions Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana across Africa until the rights moved in 2017.
Also broadcast are the bi-annual African Men's Handball Championship and African Women's Handball Championship; Euroleague basketball, Formula E, DTM, British Superbike Championship, UFC, NHL, Major League Baseball, NRL rugby league and PDC darts.