TV & Streaming Information for 2019 Shanghai Diamond League
May 16, 2019
The 2019 IAAF Diamond League season continues on Saturday, May 18, in Shanghai. Television and streaming information for the meet is listed below.
How to watch:
In USA: NBC once again has the rights to the Diamond League. You can watch the meets during the year on TV on either NBC Sports Network, the Olympic Channel, or NBC; if you don’t get those channels, you can stream every meet live by purchasing the NBC Sports Gold Track & Field Pass (you cannot stream the meets online without the pass). The pass is $74.99 for one year. In addition to getting every Diamond League meet, the USATF Outdoor Championships, major marathons, and select other meets (full schedule here), you can also stream full event replays.
To buy the pass, click here.
This particular meet will air live in the United States on the PPV NBC Sports Gold from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. ET on Saturday. It does not appear that it will be shown on live TV in the US. It will be shown on tape delay on Sunday on the Olympic Channel starting at 8 p.m.
In the UK: Discover/Eurosport have the live rights. The BBC will produce a post-meet highlights package.