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TV3 disputes RTE's Champions League claim

Commercial television station TV3 has challenged RTE's contention that its audience might have been deprived of free-to-air UEFA Champions League coverage had RTE not bid for rights to the matches.

27th August, 2005

Commercial television station TV3 has challenged RTE's contention that its audience might have been deprived of free-to-air UEFA Champions League coverage had RTE not bid for rights to the matches.

TV3 insisted that RTE had broken EU rules, after the national broadcaster won the rights to broadcast the next three seasons of the Champions League from 2006 to 2009. TV3 said RTE should not be using its licence fee income to pay large amounts for...

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