Sky Deutschland secures rights deal with WWE

German pay-television broadcaster Sky Deutschland has acquired rights to events operated by the WWE wrestling entertainment company.

Sky Deutschland customers in Germany and Austria will have access to all WWE pay-per-view events, beginning with the Survivor Series on November 20.

In addition, from April 2017, Sky Deutschland will broadcast live coverage of all WWE Raw and SmackDown programmes on its Sky Sport channels.

The length of the multi-year deal was not disclosed.