This is a timeline of sports coverage on Channel 4.

1980s

1990s

2000s

2010s

2020s

References

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  3. ^ Arrivederci, James, and thanks for the memories Ingle, James. The Guardian. 20 December 2006. Accessed 16 September 2011
  4. ^ "Channel 4 wins rights to home Tests". BBC News. BBC. 16 October 1998.
  5. ^ Wood, Greg (2003-02-13). "Attheraces fights for future". TheGuardian.com. Retrieved 2 November 2019.
  6. ^ Campbell, Denis (12 August 2001). "Time called on Italian Sundays: Channel 4 to abandon live Serie A coverage". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 22 August 2012.
  7. ^ Wood, Greg (2004-03-25). "Atthereaces reaches end of the road". The Guardian. Retrieved 3 November 2019.
  8. ^ Shelley, Darren (2004-05-21). "Attheraces to relaunch in June". Digital Spy. Retrieved 2 November 2019.
  9. ^ "Channel 4 lands 2012 Paralympics". BBC Sport. 8 January 2010. Retrieved 4 October 2013.
  10. ^ Wood, Greg (19 March 2012). "Channel 4 confirms takeover of Derby, Grand National and Royal Ascot". The Guardian.
  11. ^ Crook, James (11 July 2013). "Channel 4 continues Paralympic legacy with World Championships coverage". insidethegames.biz. Retrieved 26 July 2013.
  12. ^ Channel 4 becomes new home of NFL on terrestrial TV
  13. ^ "Channel 4 secures 2014 and 2016 Paralympic Games rights". International Paralympic Committee. 8 February 2013. Retrieved 12 February 2013.
  14. ^ "BBC to end F1 contract". BBC News. 21 December 2015. Retrieved 21 December 2015.
  15. ^ "Channel 4 pays £7m to screen 2014 and 2016 Paralympic Games". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 8 February 2014.
  16. ^ "ITV announce Horse Racing Deal". ITV Press Centre. ITV. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  17. ^ "Channel 4 agrees two-year deal to broadcast BDO World Darts Championships". Darts TV. Retrieved 25 October 2016.
  18. ^ "IPC appoints Sunset+Vine as host broadcaster for World Para Athletics Championships". IPC. Retrieved 2017-07-23.
  19. ^ "Channel 4 to broadcast 100 hours of Paralympics from Pyeongchang 2018". Inside the Games. Retrieved 10 March 2018.
  20. ^ Channel 4 to show Wales summer rugby union tour
  21. ^ Channel 4 secures free-to-air European Champions Cup rights
  22. ^ "British Grand Prix to be shown live on Channel 4 and Sky in 2019". BBC Sport. 2018-09-12. Retrieved 2018-09-15.
  23. ^ "ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: TV Guide". sportonthebox.com. 27 May 2019. Retrieved 14 July 2019.
  24. ^ "Thursday 11 July: Sky & Channel 4 to share Cricket World Cup Final". sportonthebox.com. 11 July 2019. Retrieved 14 July 2019.
  25. ^ Potts, Michael (5 June 2020). "When is 1966 World Cup final on Channel 4?". Radio Times. Retrieved 7 June 2020.
  26. ^ "Channel 4 to air 1966 World Cup Final". Advanced Television. 2 June 2020. Retrieved 7 June 2020.
  27. ^ SOTB (2020-09-11). "Prime Video & Channel 4 to screen Autumn Nations Cup". Sport On The Box. Retrieved 2020-12-08.
  28. ^ "'A long 16-year wait': Channel 4 confirms India v England Test TV rights". The Guardian. February 3, 2021.
  29. ^ India v England: T20I & ODI series live on Sky Sports
  30. ^ "The British & Irish Lions return to terrestrial television on Channel 4 | Channel 4".
  31. ^ Emma Raducanu’s US Open final to be shown free-to-air in UK on Channel 4
  32. ^ "Abu Dhabi GP: Sky partners with Channel 4 to share historic Formula 1 climax with the nation". Sky Sports. Retrieved 2022-02-07.
  33. ^ "Channel 4 and Formula E announce new multi-year broadcast agreement". FIA Formula E. Retrieved 2022-02-07.
  34. ^ Channel 4 wins rights to 2021 FIFA Club World Cup
  35. ^ Channel 4 to broadcast live Bettered Super League