Extreme Sports joins Sky basic

Liberty Global-owned Extreme Sports Channel is consolidating its relationship with BSkyB by joining the entertainment provider’s News & Events Mix of basic retail channels next month. Extreme will be available as an encrypted channel in the News & Events Mix on Sky digital with immediate effect. Extreme, which will retain its current position of 419 in the EPG, will be offered in the retail package alongside channels such as British Eurosport, Sky Sports News, Motors TV, Sky News and Fox News.