Sports news, scores and sports updates have come a long way from its initial years. From most sports networks airing delayed news feeds and showcasing championships which had previously been played, they have gone onto broadcasting live events while they happen and provide sports news scores and updates on an immediate basis. These networks have become a lot more interactive together with the launch of the specific websites that have a huge resource of sports news, scores and updates with everything relevant to the sphere of sports.

One of the most popular channels in Europe that is recognized for its reliable source of sport news feed is Sky Sports. They have been growing from strength to strength starting just with a sports channel and after that going on to having a dedicated sports news channel that offers its viewers all the information which they require regarding all the happenings in the sports world. This channel also has an incredibly entertaining sports news and scores reporting format which has been put in place only after a great deal of research and experimentation. Since the channel underwent several facelifts to popularize itself, it also changed and tweaked its formats to get the most desirable result. Presently Sky Sports News can be considered as one of the most watched sports channels in Europe. Owing to its popularity and reporting structure, Fox Sports picks up two hours of live feed using this network along with one hour of delayed news feed for the viewers in the United States.

Fox Sports in America can be given the position of one of the extremely popular sports news channels. This channel caters to virtually all sections of sports lovers covering games such as the NASCAR racing series, the Daytona 500, the Super Bowl, the MLB World Series and also the Bowl Championships. They likewise have extended their reach by partnering with a number of local networks who they call sister channels. It is with the aid of these sister channels that they cover sports events from throughout the world such as major league soccer matches from countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Japan, Italy and Australia. This channel called the Fox Soccer channel is dedicated towards broadcasting all major soccer events from around the globe.

The Fox Sports network also promotes college sports through two local cable networks and brings such sports news and scores to all its viewers. They also have a connection with Fuel TV whereby they have moved in the realm of extreme sports. It is with the help of this sister channel that they cover every one of the sports news and scores from events like BMX, FMX, and Surfing etc.

Besides maintaining an informative content for all shows that contain sports news and scores updates, all of these sports networks try to keep their ratings high by making their content entertaining as well as informative whilst making plans in that direction by providing frequent face lifts to their sports channels. Another key aspect of their popularity can be associated with the anchors of these sports news shows who command a great deal of respect and also have huge fan followings.