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Sky Sports winning exclusive live coverage of the Masters is a devastating loss for the BBC

23 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

COMMENT: Even though it was expected, it did not lessen the sadness. The final two rounds of the Masters represented the final frontier as far as live coverage of golf on the BBC was concerned.
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BBC to show no live golf in 2020 after losing Masters coverage

BBC to show no live golf in 2020 after losing Masters coverage

23 days ago   |   By The Guardian

• BBC has had two days' coverage of each Masters since 2011
• No majors in 2020 to be shown live on terrestrial television The BBC will not show any live golf next year for the first time since 1955 after the broadcaster lost the rights to live coverage of the Masters. Sky Sports will be the sole broadcasters of the tournament from Augusta. The BBC lost the rights to the Open in 2016, ending a 60-year run with Britain's flagship tournament, while their live Masters coverage was pared back to two days in 2011. From next year, terrestrial viewers will be able to watch only highlights.
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Secret Guardiola clause leaves Man City fretting over future

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