Eurosport has announced it will broadcast snooker’s Scottish Open in Ultra HD for the first time.
The event, which begins on 10th December, will be available on Eurosport’s 4K channel to viewers in France and Russia, and the final will be available to viewers in Germany on 16th December.
Laurent Prud’homme – senior vice president rights acquisitions and syndication, affiliates co-ordination & IOC and Media Services, said: “Eurosport has always been on cutting edge when it comes to innovation. We’re extremely excited to be able to show the Scottish Open in Ultra High Definition in selected markets and we’re proud to bring the drama of the event with an enhanced experience to our loyal snooker fans.
“Following Roland Garros and The Championships at Wimbledon earlier this year, this coverage will show once again how Eurosport 4K provides our viewers with a more immersive and spectacular experience. We are delighted to make this happen with the support of World Snooker.”