Tag Archives: chile

Turner bets on E-Sports on CDF again through Mortal Kombat tournament

During July, the Chilean pay TV channel Canal de Futbol (CDF, Turner), is broadcasting a new E-Sports competition, which it called Torneo LG Mortal Kombat 11. The tournament is being broadcast on different digital platforms, such as Estadio CDF, Facebook, YouTube and Twitch, and on TV through CDF HD, Premium and Basic, and is being [...]

Sports channels in Chile and Mexico recover their usual grids with the return of professional football

Chilean Professional Football National Association (ANFP) and Mexican Professional Football Leagues (Liga MX) President, Enrique Bonilla Barrutia, officially confirmed the return of professional football activities in both countries. The first country to resume professional football will be Mexico on July 24th, while Chile will do so a week later, on July 31st, although official government [...]

Turner bets on eSports on CDF again to replace professional football broadcasts in the country

As a way of replacing professional football broadcasts due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the Chilean Football Channel (CDF) announced that it will broadcast the second Entel eSports 2020 edition, an eSports competition that will bring together football and entertainment icons from the country through the FIFA 2020 video game. The tournament is being developed since [...]

Amazon Prime Video launches trailer and announces premiere date for ‘El Presidente’

Amazon Prime Video released the official trailer for El Presidente, its new original production set in different countries in Latin America, Europe and the US, which will be released globally on Friday June 5th and will focus on the corruption acts made on the FIFA Gate, in 2015.  The series explores the sports event that [...]

CDF starts broadcasting all its live TV programs on streaming

The Chilean premium channel CDF began to broadcast all its live programming via streaming, becoming the first Chilean TV channel to implement this way to air its contents. Although the measure began to be implemented this week, previously, and in line with the sanitary recommendations due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the channel had begun to [...]

Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and Colombia not to charge football premium pack

The premium local football pack, available in several Latin American countries to access local football leagues – temporarily cancelled by the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic – will not be charged in Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Uruguay. Pay TV operators that offer the premium pack charge it in advance and, for this reason, customers will get the [...]

Chilean football to be back on FTA TV

After 20 years of being broadcast on Pay TV, the Chilean National Professional Football Association (ANFP) and Turner Chile ran an agreement whereby the Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevision will air one championship football match per week. The firstone was the one that faced Union Española and Huachipato teams for the eighth fixture date of [...]

Subtel solicita a CDF y operadores de TV por cable compensar a suscriptores por la no emisión del fútbol en Chile

Ante la decisión de la Asociación Nacional de Fútbol Profesional (ANFP) de Chile de poner fin al torneo de fútbol local por la situación política y social del país, la Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones (Subtel) solicitó a operadores de cable y al Canal de Fútbol (CDF) recabar información sobre eventuales descuentos, medidas de compensación y disponibilidad [...]

Zapping TV incorpora canales de ESPN y Disney a su oferta

El pay TV OTT chileno Zapping TV anunció la incorporación de siete nuevos canales de ESPN y Disney a su oferta de contenidos. ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN 3, ESPN+, Disney Channel, Disney XD y Disney Jr ya se encuentran disponibles para su visualización, sin que se altere el precio de la suscripción mensual. Poder contar con [...]

CDF deberá compensar económicamente a sus suscriptores por la no emisión del fútbol en Chile

Frente a los diferentes reclamos de los suscriptores del Canal de Fútbol de Chile (CDF) por la no emisión de los partidos ante la situación social que atraviesa el país, el Servicio Nacional del Consumidor (Sernac) decidió actuar contra el canal de Turner y solicitar que sus suscriptores para que compense a sus suscriptores ante [...]