Premier League TV Rights Sold for Record $7.84 Billion

Rights to broadcast English Premier League soccer matches in the U.K. were sold for a record 5.136 billion pounds ($7.84 billion), the league said in a statement.

Sky Plc will broadcast 126 games starting in the 2016-2017 season, the maximum allowed, and BT Group Plc will show 42 matches.

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