WWE’s Raw & SmackDown Land on Sport TV in Portugal


WWE and Sport TV have inked a new multiyear deal to begin airing Raw and SmackDown in Portugal next week.

Sport.TV5 will feature complete versions of Raw and SmackDown, with Raw broadcasting at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and SmackDown at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. Sport.TV+ will air a one-hour version of Raw at 6 p.m. on Thursdays and an hour-long edition of SmackDown at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

All programming will be available with Portuguese commentary. During premiere week, Sport.TV5 will debut Raw and SmackDown at special times, with Raw at 4:30 p.m. on October 31 and SmackDown at 5:30 p.m. on November 1.

“Sport TV is thrilled to welcome back WWE, now exclusively on our networks in Portugal,” said Nuno Ferreira, the director of Sport TV. “We are certain that the partnership between these two renowned brands will be a success going forward.”

“Sport TV shares our vision and passion for engaging and entertaining our fans,” added Michelle Wilson, WWE’s chief revenue and marketing officer. “This partnership to televise WWE programming in Portugal allows us to expand our reach and deliver our unique blend of action-packed, family-friendly entertainment to WWE fans throughout the country.”