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GMA Sports
GMA Sports 2015 logo
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Division of:

GMA Network

Key people:

Atty. Felipe L. Gozon (Chairman & CEO)
Gilberto R. Duavit Jr. (President & COO)
Rikki Escudero (First Vice President for Regional TV & Sports division head)
Chino Trinidad (Senior Sports Content head)

Headquarters:

GMA Network Center, EDSA corner Timog Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City

Major Broadcasting Contracts:

Laban ng Lahi, Manny Pacquiao Payper View, URCC, ONE Fighting Championship, Shakey's V-League and other more

Parent:

GMA Network, Inc.

Sister networks:

GMA Network, GMA News TV

Website:

GMA Sports

GMA Sports is the sports division of the Philippine leading media broadcasting company GMA Network Inc. It produces sports programs for all GMA Network and GMA News TV owned and affiliated television and radio stations in the Philippines through Radio GMA and GMA Regional TV and internationally through GMA Pinoy TV, GMA Life TV and GMA News TV International. GMA Sports is currently headed by Rikki Escudero. It is headquartered at the Ground Floor of GMA Network Center in Quezon City.

HistoryEdit

GMA Rainbow Satellite Sports 1992-1996 logo

GMA Rainbow Satellite Sports April 30, 1992-December 31, 1993 logo

GMA Sports 1996-1998 logo

GMA Sports January 1, 1994-August 31, 1998 logo

GMA Sports 1998-2002 logo

GMA Sports September 1, 1998-October 26, 2002 logo

GMA Sports 2002-2015 logo

GMA Sports October 27, 2002-March 2011 logo

GMA Sports launches in 1989 the main broadcaster for the network-backed basketball coverage at the 1989 NBA Finals.

In 2007, GMA Sports presently Solar also enters into a blocktime agreement on GMA Network for selecting boxing matches, notably Manny Pacquiao matches. On May 22, 2009, a victory party for Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao, who just became the new IBO (International Boxing Organization) and Ring Magazine Light Welterweight Champion, was held at the Renaissance Hotel in Makati City, in partnership with GMA Network, Inc. Solar and GMA Sports executives at that time signed for a partnership in TV coverage of Manny Pacquiao's upcoming boxing matches

Sports line-up Programs Edit

Currently aired Edit

GMA/GMA News TV shows Edit

  • Laban ng Lahi bouts
  • Manny Pacquiao Payper View (produced by Solar Entertainment Corporation)
  • URCC
  • Shakey's V-League: (produced by Sports Vision production)
  • Basketball Sa Barangay (Barangay RT 99.5 Cebu)
  • ONE Fighting Championship
  • GMA News TV All Sports
  • WWE
  • PGA Tour
  • NASCAR