Yes it's improving with SS8 and SS10, SS11. You do get most of the sports (Rugby, Cricket,Tennis and Motorsport) but often delayed...but eventually more content will become live.
Is there any mainstream sport other than football though?
Octo-LNB to 2 x 5.2 switches. Explora1 (Prim) & HDPVR 2P (Sec), Samsung 55" UA55F8500 Smart 3D LED TV, HDMI picture & audio via Onkyo TX-NR626
receiver. Explora2 in bedroom, HDMI picture & audio to Samsung 32" UA32F5500 Smart LED TV. 100Mbps M-Web fibre (OpenServe).
Been on compact plus for a little while and I must say MC trying hard to get this package as the most cost-effective...Mainly a sports guy plus news, science and entertainment here and there. I welcome the addition of One Magic. Compact plus isn't too far from the ideal package going forward