Ofcom probes BT complaint on BSkyB

Press Association

The battle for armchair sports fans has escalated after regulator Ofcom launched an investigation into BSkyB's alleged refusal to share its Sky Sports channels with BT on "fair terms".

The telecoms watchdog said it has opened an investigation into Sky's "alleged abuse of a dominant position" regarding the wholesale supply of Sky Sports 1 and 2 - its flagship sports channels.