WWE has signed an agreement with free-TV broadcaster L’Équipe, which is slated to air its flagship show Raw in France.
Starting on March 10, la chaine L’Équipe will broadcast an hour-long version of Raw with French commentary at 10 a.m. on Saturdays, with repeat airings at night. The program will also be available on L’Équipe’s TV Everywhere platform and on its week-long VOD catch-up window.
“We are delighted to partner with WWE, renowned all over the world for its high-quality TV programs,” said Arnaud de Courcelles, L’Équipe’s TV director. “La chaine L’Équipe is happy to offer Raw to its viewers, which is a mix of spectacular sport and entertainment!”
“We are thrilled to partner with L’Équipe and expand our reach on their popular channel in France,” added Michelle Wilson, WWE’s co-president. “This partnership to deliver localized WWE programming allows us to provide our unique blend of action-packed, family-friendly entertainment to WWE fans throughout the country.”