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After buying the Olympics, Eurosport wants the TV rights to Formula One (DISCA)

Discovery's European sports network Eurosport shocked the television industry in 2014 when it snapped up the TV rights to the Olympics across the continent for €1.3 billion (£1.2 billion). The broadcaster is now weighing up other big bets. Eurosport chief executive Peter Hutton told a Broadcasting Press Guild breakfast in London on Wednesday that the business could look to use Discovery's connection to billionaire John Malone to get into Formula One.
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