News presentation and formats have long since changed and that too quite dramatically. From pre designed scripts that were just to be read; now news has grown to be more interactive with more features, reviews and interviews being combined with the regular news bulletin.

Another major development has been the airing of breaking news, live action as it happens in the hub of action. Breaking news is just not limited to covering social, political or economic happenings but has extended to the world of sports. Sports breaking news is fast becoming a regular feature of most these news channels who aim at getting the complete lowdown on the sports action.

A lot of sports information gets listed daily and is listed as sports breaking news. But for the sports enthusiast, it is of extreme importance this data is authentic and of consequence. It is often noticed in quite a few instances when sports bloopers are presented as sports breaking news. Usually it takes quite some time to filter such information and get information which is of any real consequence.

To fill in these discrepancies there are some reliable sports news channels that cover all the major sports breaking news events and provide these to their viewers. Some of these channels are ESPN, Sky Sports News, BBC Sport and Fox Sports and bring latest sports news from across the world for their viewers.

Fox Sports is among the most popular sports news providers in the United States. Since their inception they’ve aimed at covering major and very popular sports activities from across the country. Over the years this channel as the channel became very popular; it increased its network and started covering sports action from around the world. Initially their primary focus was on the NASCAR series as well as the Daytona 500 and had the exclusive broadcasting rights on the latter.

The channel then began concentrating on Major League Baseball, National Hockey League games and also the Bowl Championship Series and also since 2000 Fox Sports has been given the broadcasting rights for the airing of the World Series. Apart from this, they, together with their sister channels, also cover football championships from countries such as Japan, Brazil, Argentina, Australia, Italy etc. Fox Sports in addition has forayed into the world of action sports with the help of Fuel TV another sister channel.

ESPN on the other hand calls itself the “worldwide leader in the world of sports”. In keeping with their declaration, they have been successfully covering and bring live sports news and events t their viewers. Along with covering regular sports such as basketball, baseball, cricket, ice hockey etc, ESPN have been key in popularizing extreme sports by broadcasting the only one of the kind X Games which can be regarded as one of the most prestigious of all extreme sports competitions.

Sky Sports and BBC Sport remain very well liked in Europe covering all the major sports action form that region. They are going neck to neck when it comes to viewership and cover all the sports breaking news and bring it across for their viewers through their sports news programs.