|Broadcast area||United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland|
Global (Premier League games only)
|Frequency||MW: 1053, 1071, 1089, 1107 kHz|
Sky (UK only): 0108
Virgin Media: 927
Virgin Radio UK
First air date
|14 February 1995 (as Talk Radio UK)|
17 January 2000 (as Talksport)
The station was originally launched as Talk Radio UK in 1995. Broadcast from London to England, Talksport is the only English radio station broadcasting sporting discussions and commentaries 24 hours a day, having dropped 39 hours of weekly non-sports content on 2 April 2012.
Talksport's content includes live coverage of sporting events, interviews with the leading names in sport and entertainment, phone-ins and discussion. Since June 2020 it has also produced sports bulletins for Times Radio.
In England, Talksport is available on its primary frequency in London, 1089 kHz, as well as 1053 kHz, 1071 kHz, and 1107 kHz, DAB, Sky, Virgin Media, Freeview, on mobile, and online at talksport.com. Talksport has been available on Freesat since April 2016.
Outside England and Ireland, Talksport broadcasts live commentary of every Premier League match around the world in multiple languages including English, Spanish and Mandarin.