By Tom Watson, Sky Sports • Sky Sports has introduced a new API to stream live, on demand and on-demand sports, including the football and rugby league codes from the Premier League and Premiership, from the Sky Box app on mobile devices and the Sky TV app.
The API allows Sky Sports users to watch live sports, on-screen sports, interactive highlights, live commentary and live content with a single, secure, and secure-based login.
This is available to all Sky Sports subscribers.
“Sky Sports is pleased to introduce the Sky API, which will make it easier for fans to find the best content in the world.
We are thrilled that the Sky box app now provides Sky Sports customers the ability to access Sky Sports content from Sky Sports, including Sky Sports football, Sky Sport rugby league, Sky Soccer, Sky Women’s Super League, Sky F1 and Sky Football League,” said Paul Green, Head of Sky Sports Digital.”
We are pleased to be working with Sky to ensure that all of our fans can access the best in Sky Sports and Sky Box content,” said Dan Lewis, Sky Box CEO.”
Our customers have been looking for the Sky sports app for quite some time, and we are delighted to finally deliver on the promise of this great new API.
Sky Box users have access to all the latest live, interactive and on line sports from Sky sports and Sky Sports box, and can enjoy the best sports on demand on their mobile devices,” he added.
The Sky Sports APIs allow users to:• Watch live sports on-air on the SkyBox app, or on Sky Sports Box for tablets and smartphones• View the highlights of all the games in the SkySports Box app for mobile devices• Watch highlights and replays of the SkyF1, SkyF3, SkyWomen’s Super Lig and SkyWomen Super League matches• Access all SkySports football matches and highlights• Access highlights of SkyFootball and SkyFutbol• Access SkyFutspace football matches, highlights and replay• Access live and exclusive highlights of the Women’s World Cup, Men’s World Cups, Uefa European Championships, UEFA Europa League and Champions League matches, including highlights of some of the most exciting matches on the international stage.• Access exclusive Sky Sports highlights of live events in the UK, including live commentary of some Premier League games, SkyFootball highlights, SkySoccer highlights, and SkySports video highlights.
Sky Sports users can now access SkyBox’s Sky Sports app, SkyBox TV and SkyBox Radio, all at the same time.