STATEMENT FROM SEVEN NETWORK ON AFL TELEVISION RIGHTS NEGOTIATIONS FOR 2007-2011

31 May 2005, 09:57:47 AM

17th May, 2005

Seven Network Limited today confirms that it has received from the Australian Football League, the AFL Commission's approval for the partial assignment of Seven's rights under the company's first and last deed for broadcast television rights.

Today's confirmation from the AFL follows Seven's notification to the AFL in March, 2005 that Network Ten be included as a party to Seven's first and last deed for the television rights for the 2007-2011 football seasons.