F1 » Murdoch’s F1 chances 'close to zero'


Bernie Ecclestone says Rupert Murdoch has next to no chance of gaining control of F1

Sort Comments: Oldest | Newest
Filter Comments: All | Registered

dannyboy122

April 28, 2011 3:10 PM

murdoch owning would be great and i believe it would stay on free to air anyway as he would make loads of money off the competition (free to air) to pump into his pay tv empire and that is smart business

richard

April 28, 2011 3:31 PM

if bernie and/or cvc do not sell to murdoch or anyone else, it will not be because they are "thinking of the fans and sport". it will be because the offer was not high enough. if murdoch or anyone else makes an offer that will see the investors making a handy profit, it will be sold! money always talks.

Frank Wank - Unregistered

April 28, 2011 4:02 PM


Free to air? NOT A CHANCE!

That's how he made his billions was pay TV, Not likely to go the route of dinosaur Bernie as Murdock's empire is strictly Pay TV. Why would Murdock buy commercial rights F1 and run it contrary to his regular business?

Speed TV in NA went was totally ruined when he took over and was recently pulled from regular Canadian TV.

This whole thing is probably a total set up by Bernie, orchestrated by Bernie. Setting this up to take his billions and run......

Well..I hear he has rather large alimony payments and a little extra cash would probably help him better hide from the German Police.... :)

This might be a case of sticking with the devil you know as Murdock by all accounts is a total slime ball.

/






Join the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.