RAI SPORT AIR MXGP LIVE!
Youthstream is proud to announce that Italian Television RAI will extend on its MXGP coverage for the 2018 season. This news is as exciting as it is important for MXGP and Italian fans of motocross.
Italy is one of the leading countries for motocross in Europe full of dedicated and passionate MXGP fans. Italy’s own Antonio Cairoli, the 9-time and reigning MXGP FIM Motocross World Champion, has a massive following from his home country and this new agreement will allow fans to better follow the 2018 racing action.
RAI Sport is very proud to cover all races from the 2018 season delayed on the following Thursday evening but most notably the channel will broadcast MXGP Race 2 LIVE from this weekend’s 2018 MXGP of Trentino which will have an Italian Commentary onsite.
The races listed below will have MXGP Race 2 broadcasted LIVE Sunday on RAI Sport, further GPs going LIVE will be communicated shortly:
08/04/18 MXGP of Trentino, Pietramurata
03/06/18 MXGP of Great Britain, Matterley Basin
10/06/18 MXGP of France, St.Jean d’Angely
17/06/18 MXGP of Lombardia (ITA), Ottobiano
01/07/18 MXGP of Indonesia, Pangkal Pinang
08/07/18 MXGP of Asia, Semarang
22/07/18 MXGP of Czech Republic, Loket
05/08/18 MXGP of Belgium, Lommel
19/08/18 MXGP of Switzerland, Frauenfeld – Gahnang
26/08/18 MXGP of Bulgaria, Sevlievo
02/09/18 MXGP of Turkey, Afyon
16/09/18 MXGP of Netherlands, Assen
30/09/18 MXGP of Italy, Imola
Youthstream Vice President David Luongo stated: “This is a historical step for the MXGP World Championship that will be broadcasted live on one of the most prestigious channel in the world. RAI Sport is the home of the major sports and we want to thank them to put their trust in Motocross. A big part of our industry is based in Italy and we are sure that this step will allow our sport to strengthen its dynamic and popularity.”