Polish Television may return to showing ski jumping this season. As the portal wirtualnemedia.pl found out, TVP is to broadcast selected fragments of the World Cup.
TVP lost the rights to show ski jumping before the start of the 2021/22 season. Although the Discovery group, which has a license to broadcast the World Cup, has not sub-licensed Polish Television, TVP will maintain a narrow range of jumps in the form of broadcasting competitions held in Poland, the Beijing Olympic Games and the World Cup in Ski flying.
TVP it doesn’t just want to stop there. According to the wirtualnemedia.pl website, the television intends to “enrich” its offer by broadcasting shortcuts of the data from the World Cup competitions in jumping. Earlier, Telewizja Polska launched the “Sports Evening: Third Series” program.
Jumping will return to TVP? Kurski has a plan
– We bought the only rights available at the moment, i.e. news access. This means the right to shorten the competition in news programs – wrote Sebastian Parfjanowicz, responding to one of the Internet users on Twitter.
Nevertheless, TVP will try to recover
Ski Jumping. Juliusz Braun in the text for “Rzeczpospolita” wrote that Jacek Kurski demands a few changes to make this possible.
– Well, that
TVN has legally acquired the rights to broadcast jumps and operates legally. If the law of power interferes, the law can be changed – writes a member of the National Media Council.
– After all, not such bills passed through the Sejm very quickly – he added.
After two competitions in Nizhny Tagil
Karl Geiger is the leader of the World Cup with 180 points on the account. The best of Poles, Kamil Stoch, is 12th with 45 points. This weekend, the jumpers will compete in Finnish Ruka, where the next individual competition will take place. Live coverage will be available at sport.radiozet.pl.