SSN moves to Foxtel/Kayo in 2022

SSN moves to Foxtel/Kayo in 20222021-02-03T10:20:37+10:00
Viewing 15 posts - 1 through 15 (of 24 total)
  • Author
    Posts
  • Avatar photoIan Harkin
    Moderator
      Post count: 22557

      Netballcrazy1
      Participant
        Post count: 2359

        Wait so does that mean we can’t watch free to air unless we have a subscription to one of the broadcast services? (From 2022 onwards)

        museboy
        Participant
          Post count: 187

          I wonder what the impact will be on player payments? Considering the press release is touting the ‘security’ of a five year deal, I reckon the payments will be going down to a more sustainable level.

          Avatar photoIan Harkin
          Moderator
            Post count: 22557

            Kayo will provide a free channel which will have pretty much what 9 has had – 2 games per round plus finals.

            But if you want to see all the games, you’ll have to pay a lot more for Kayo than you do for the Netball Live app. Kayo has a LOT more stuff on it though.

            PICASSO123
            Participant
              Post count: 172

              Mehhhhhh ?!!! Lost interest with SSN last year due to the two point shot and now this. As an international viewer, the Vitality Netball Superleague is my go to netball competition this after hearing that all matches broadcasted. Netball Australia and SSN have alot of work to do, international fans are losing interest ?

              al_ex
              Participant
                Post count: 1220

                As much as I hate Foxtel and all it stands for, Kayo is actually a pretty good product for general sports fans. It’s worse off for people who only like Netball, but if players like pretty much any other major sport as well it’s probably worth the investment. It’s far cheaper than Foxtel’s wider product. Even if Netball is the only sport people watch, $25 for the three/four months SSN will be on isn’t the worst deal I’ve seen.

                Netballcrazy1
                Participant
                  Post count: 2359

                  Yes, I feel like we’re going two steps forward and one step back

                  enozlas
                  Participant
                    Post count: 534

                    I think this is fantastic, back when ANZ champs were broadcast on Foxtel it felt elite and like it really helped take netball up a level in terms of exposure and professionalism. Sometimes to me personally 9/Telstra felt a bit gimmicky..
                    Price point wise it’s more expensive however you get access to far more content and you could always sign up and split the costs between friends/family as you can have more than one device logged in.. or just stick with the 2 free games, finals and Aussie games which is what 9 provided anyway.

                    • This reply was modified 3 years, 3 months ago by enozlas.
                    Avatar photoIan Harkin
                    Moderator
                      Post count: 22557
                      Avatar photoIan Harkin
                      Moderator
                        Post count: 22557

                        Ground-breaking broadcast and rights deal heralds a new era of growth for Australian netball

                        https://tvblackbox.com.au/page/2021/02/03/ground-breaking-broadcast-and-rights-deal-heralds-a-new-era-of-growth-for-australian-netball/

                        Avatar photoIan Harkin
                        Moderator
                          Post count: 22557
                          thunder123
                          Participant
                            Post count: 618

                            I agree. Love the move to Foxtel. But for the people who don’t have Foxtel, Kayo is a great alternative option.
                            Plenty of sport on there for a low cost per month.

                            all-rounder
                            Participant
                              Post count: 33

                              I’m a bit indifferent to this decision, very glad there is a broadcast deal and netball is available for fans to watch if they choose. Yes there is an additional cost but at least we can watch if can’t get to games.

                              I do have a problem with the statement – This deal will see the same number of matches delivered free to fans through Kayo Freebies as the deal currently in place. – this is incorrect as you could view all matches on 9NOW (with only a 4 hour delay). I’m assuming you won’t have playback option on Kayo Free?

                              Avatar photoIan Harkin
                              Moderator
                                Post count: 22557

                                Not sure. You do on Kayo.

                                Avatar photoboogieya
                                Participant
                                  Post count: 44

                                  So how does it work for UK based watchers like myself who used the Netball Live app?
                                  What are our options now?

                                  ⚪️⚫️Fan
                                  ????????supporter

                                Viewing 15 posts - 1 through 15 (of 24 total)
                                • You must be logged in to reply to this topic.
                                Go to Top