ESPN and Quibi have reached an agreement for daily sports programming on the mobile-first platform when it launches in April 2020.
As part of the new deal, ESPN will be the exclusive U.S. multi-sport content provider for Quibi’s curated news and information programming, Daily Essentials.
Quibi is a mobile-first media technology platform bringing together the best of Silicon Valley and Hollywood.
“Wherever fans are having a conversation around sports, ESPN wants to be there. We’re looking forward to taking the best of what we do and delivering it in a way that resonates with Quibi subscribers looking to be informed, entertained and engaged around the sports news of the day.”
– Connor Schell, EVP of Content, ESPN
The new ESPN show, available only on Quibi, will feature daily episodes and breaking news covering the biggest stories in sports.