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WWE And BT Sports Close To Deal For TV Rights

WWE could be moving to BT Sports, according

WWE Raw and Smackdown could soon be moving homes in the United Kingdom and Europe according to sources.

WWE has been in agreement with Sky Sports for decades, but in a massive shift BT Sport are now “close” to an agreement with the wrestling giant, according to The Telegraph.

. This comes on the back of All Elite Wrestling partnering with ITV & ITV Box Office, with the anticipation that AEW could soon air on ITV for their weekly shows in the autumn.

It is understood that WWE & BT Sports have agreed terms on the rights for the next cycle of television deals. BT Sport has refused to comment on the rumoured deal but the boardcaster is on an upswing at the moment after having exclusive rights to the Champions League & Europa League for the past few years and are preparing for both finals in the coming weeks.

More news on this as it breaks.

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