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MUMBAI: French media company Canal+ Group has secured broadcasting rights to the Formula 1 World Championship in France.
Canal+ channel?s subscribers will be able to watch all Formula 1 Grand Prix starting this season, which kicks off on 17 March, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.
The rights also cover exclusive broadcast of the practice and qualifying sessions, as well as news programs including a free-to-air dedicated Formula 1 show on the day of each Grand Prix.
The broadcaster adds that the competition spreads over seven months with 19 Grands Prix is consistent with its editorial policy to offer only premium sports rights, including French Ligue 1 football league, Uefa?s Champions League, English Premier League and French rugby championship, Top 14.