SuperSport: Your Home of Olympic Action!

Chilufya Mwelwa, Head of Corporate Affairs


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SuperSport: Your Home of Olympic Action!

Catch the world’s leading international multi-sport event this month on DStv and GOtv

Friday 9th July 2021 

Lusaka, ZambiaSuperSport viewers on DStv and GOtv can look forward to the world’s biggest and most diverse celebration of sport, the Summer Olympic Games, which will run from 23 July to 8 August 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.

SuperSport is the ultimate destination for coverage of the Olympic Games, with thousands of world class athletes from around the world – including our great continent –  set to entertain for over two weeks of incredible action from the Games of the XXXII Olympiad.

DStv will feature eight dedicated channels for the Games with SuperSport Football Plus becoming Olympic Channel 1, while SuperSport Premier League, La Liga, Football, Variety 1, Variety 2, Variety 3 and Variety 4 become Olympic Channels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 respectively.

GOtv will feature four dedicated channels for the Games, with SuperSport GOtv Football becoming Olympic Channel 1, while GOtv La Liga, GOtv Select 1 and GOtv Select 2 become Olympic Channels 2, 3 and 4 respectively.

This will give viewers from across many different DStv and GOtv packages the chance to witness action from the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, which is set to be the biggest sporting event of 2021.

Olympic themed content will also be available on Catch-Up, while a focus on African athletes which will light up the games has already begun, with documentaries on Kenyan long-distance running star Eliud Kipchoge (who is favourite to defend his Gold Medal in the Men’s Marathon), as well as Zambia’s Copper Queens, who upset the odds to qualify for the Women’s Football competition.

Whether you are hoping to see Zambia’s Athletes Sydney Siame and Roda Njobvu; Swimmer Tilka Paljk ; and Boxers: Patrick Chiyemba, Evaristo Mulenga and Stephen Zimba; or South Africa’s Akani Simbine challenge for honours in the Men’s 100m, Kenyan Hellen Obiri blitz the field in the Women’s 5000m, Nigeria’s Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams, Ghanaian boxer Sulemanu Tetteh, Egypt’s Mandy Mohamed in the Women’s All-Around Artistic Gymnasticsor any other star from our continent and their journey through Tokyo 2020, SuperSport is your home for all the action.

No rival can compete with SuperSport’s coverage. Our viewers on DStv and GOtv can see all their favourite Olympic Games stars at Tokyo 2020. Visit and to subscribe or upgrade, and join in on the excitement. And while you’re on the move, you can stream matches on the DStv App.


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