|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Sister channels||Rai 1|
Rai News 24
|Launched||1 February 1999|
|Former names||Rai Sport Satellite (1999–2008)|
Rai Sport Più (2008–2009)
Rai Sport + (2009–2010)
Rai Sport 1 (2010–2017)
|DTT||Channel 58 (HD)|
Channel 146 (SD)
Rai Sport is an Italian sports TV channel, launched in 1999 by the state-owned RAI television network. It broadcast Italian and international sports events in Italy on DTT channel 146 on Rai Mux B. It is also available on Sky Italia.
On 18 May 2010 a sister channel, Rai Sport 2 was launched. However the channel closed on 5 February 2017. Rai Sport + HD launched on 14 September 2015, reviving the Rai Sport + brand that was used from 2009 to 2010.
The channel broadcasts three editions of the Tg Sport: the first at 9 am every day, with press review to touchscreen, the second to 2.30 pm from Monday to Saturday, the last at 11.30 pm from Monday to Friday.
A few programme include: