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Welcome to Front Runner – the home of free sports

Front Runner is UK’s first and only free-to-air sports channel, broadcasting the best action from across the globe to 19 million homes in the UK and Northern Ireland.

There’s live sports, highlights and documentaries from the worlds of motorsport, professional fighting, poker and much more.

Along with adrenaline-fuelled action, we also have the latest episodes from Mobil 1 The Grid, Bike World and Gillette World Sport.

And we’re the first channel to bring back the 70s pub game show The Indoor League and helped the hit US show Poker Night in America make its debut on UK television.

In the coming months, we’ll be adding even more content to our schedule. So keep up-to-date through our social media platforms and blog.




Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide is Mexico’s biggest wrestling promotion – and is being shown exclusively in the UK on Front Runner. These international competitors showcase the best in the ‘lucha libre’ style of wrestling. Watch its stars in action including Johnny Mundo, Angelico, Taya and Drago.



Front Runner is showing this year’s British GT Championship LIVE for the first time in the motorsport’s 25-year history and also this season’s MINI Challenge. There’s also a chance to catch up on global motorsport with the latest episodes of Mobil 1 The Grid and Bike World.



Hit US show Poker Night in America made its UK debut on Front Runner. Some of the biggest names on the circuit play cash games with real chips. World Poker Tour is also popular among our poker fans. Watch players keep their cool when there’s hundreds of thousand of dollars at stake.

FIFIS ROCKET Yarmouth 3 September 2011 Pic Copyright STEVE NASH

Greyhound Racing

Front Runner, on Sky 431 and Freesat 250, is home to our greyhound racing coverage, and mainly features live action from tracks across the country.