Upcoming Sporting Events to Stream in 4K

Upcoming Sporting Events to Stream in 4K

For those who love sports, it doesn’t get better than watching the action live at the ballpark, stadium or arena. And while watching from home is great too, it can feel like something’s missing. That’s where 4K comes in. With it, you can watch your favorite teams with the clearest picture possible, so it feels like you’re right there. Find out which of the biggest upcoming sporting events you can stream in 4K with DIRECTV below.

What Is 4K TV?

With 4K on DIRECTV, you’ll enjoy incredible output quality, and your watch experience will come through in crisp detail and clarity that leaves HD in the dust. Even better, watching your favorite sports in the sharp details and rich colors of 4K and 4K HDR gives you an immersive home-viewing experience, putting you in the stands even when you’re on the couch.

You can catch a variety of live sporting events on DIRECTV’s 4K sports channels, which customers can find on channels 105 and 106. 

For those who don’t have DIRECTV yet and are looking for a better way to watch live sports coverage, learn more today!

What Upcoming Sporting Events Will Be in 4K?

There are 4K sports on DIRECTV nearly every day. Explore some of the events that are will be broadcast in 4K this month.

Use this list to navigate directly to a specific sport:

English Premier League (EPL)

English Premier League logoThe English Premier League season is underway, boasting many football (or soccer if you’re in the U.S.) matches to keep fans busy. See your favorite teams hit the pitch in dazzling 4K this winter. 

Newcastle United vs. West Ham United (Round 30) (Channel 105) 

    • Saturday, Mar. 30 at 8:30 a.m. ET
  • Manchester City vs. Arsenal (Round 30) (Channel 105)
    • Sunday, Mar. 31 at 11:30 a.m. ET

Keep up with all the players, matches and more with our Premier League Watch Guide.

Major League Baseball (MLB)

MLB logoSpring is in the air and baseball is back! You can watch more MLB games with DIRECTV all season long, many of which can be viewed in 4K. Check them out below:

  • St. Louis Cardinals vs. LA Dodgers (Channel 105)
    • Thursday, Mar. 28 at 4 p.m. ET
    • Friday, Mar. 29 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Saturday, Mar. 30 at 9 p.m. ET
  • San Francisco Giants vs. LA Dodgers (Channel 105)
    • Monday, Apr. 1 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Tuesday, Apr. 2 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Wednesday Apr. 3 at 10 p.m. ET
  • San Diego Padres vs. LA Dodgers (Channel 105)
    • Friday, Apr. 12 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Saturday, Apr. 13 at 9 p.m. ET
  • Washington Nationals vs. LA Dodgers (Channel 105)
    • Monday, Apr. 15 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Tuesday, Apr. 16 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Wednesday, Apr. 17 at 3 p.m. ET
  • New York Mets vs. LA Dodgers (Channel 105)
    • Friday, Apr. 19 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Saturday, Apr. 20 at 4 p.m. ET
    • Sunday, Apr. 21 at 4 p.m. ET
  • Cincinnati Reds vs. LA Dodgers (Channel 105)
    • Thursday, May 16 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Friday, May 17 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Saturday, May 18 at 9 p.m. ET
    • Sunday, May 19 at 4 p.m. ET
  • Arizona Diamondbacks vs. LA Dodgers (Channel 105)
    • Monday, May 20 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Tuesday, May 21 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Wednesday, May 22 at 10 p.m.ET
  • Colorado Rockies vs. LA Dodgers (Channel 105)
    • Friday, May 31 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Saturday, Jun. 1 at 10 p.m. ET
    • Sunday, Jun. 2 at 4 p.m. ET

Want the best MLB experience? Find out what DIRECTV has to offer here.


NASCAR Cup Series LogoConsidering drivers typically reach somewhere between 120-180 mph while competing in a race, getting the crystal-clear quality of 4K is essential. Luckily for racing fans, DIRECTV has an impressive list of NASCAR coverage in 4K.  

  • NASCAR Cup Series at Martinsville (Channel 106)
    • Sunday, Apr. 7 at 3 p.m. ET
  • AutoTrader EchoPark Automative 400 (Channel 107)
    • Sunday, Apr. 14 at 3:30 p.m. ET
  • GEICO 500 (Channel 106)
    • Sunday, Apr. 21 at 3 p.m. ET
  • WÜRTH 400 (Channel 105)
    • Sunday, Apr. 28 at 2 p.m. ET
  • GOODYEAR 400 (Channel 105)
    • Sunday, May 12 at 3 p.m. ET
  • All-Star Open (Channel 106)
    • Sunday, May 19 at 5 p.m. ET
  • All-Star Race (Channel 106)
    • Sunday, May 19 at 8 p.m. ET

Get in the fast lane with DIRECTV. Learn more about NASCAR offerings here. 

National Basketball League (NBA)

NBA logoWith the NBA season in full swing, there are more than enough games to watch on TV. There’s also a handful of games you can watch live on TV in 4K, and it doesn’t get much better than that. Below are the games you can catch on DIRECTV’s 4K channels in April.

Watch more basketball with DIRECTV. Learn more today. 

National Hockey League (NHL)

NHL logoFor fans looking for a clear-as-ice picture to watch their favorite NHL team compete for the Stanley Cup, DIRECTV has that, too. Here are the NHL games you can watch live with 4K on DIRECTV.

DIRECTV has the NHL coverage you want. Learn more. 

Get More 4K with DIRECTV

DIRECTV has the most live sports in 4K and new and upgrading customers can get 4K included for free.

Why wait? Get your 4K Ultra HD service by calling 1-866-257-7817.

For more on the sports you love, including event guides, season schedules, and exclusive content, check out DIRECTV Insider.

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