Sky has announced the launch of its 19th dedicated HD channel, with the addition of Eurosport HD.

Now available on Sky+ HD, the launch of Eurosport HD means sports fans in the UK and Ireland will be able to watch the last 10 days of the Tour de France and the Beijing Olympic Games all in glorious high definition over the next month.

Eurosport HD (channel number 412 on the Sky+HD EPG) join the other dedicated HD channels available including; Sky Sports HD; Sky Movies Premier HD, Sky One HD, The History Channel HD, Nat Geo HD and Sky Arts HD.

Sky+ HD is currently £150 for new and existing customers when taken with the Sky HD Mix.