AFC rights supplemented by Copa del Rey, Table Tennis, Badminton, Sepak Takraw and Cricket
SINGAPORE, January 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The global sports media group ELEVEN builds her offer in South East Asia and Hong Kong with a focus on local and locally relevant content that will deliver over 2,000 hours of live sports to fans in 2022.
ELEVEN has a complete package Asian Football Confederation rights and currently houses live coverage of all AFC Women’s Asian Cup and AFC Asian Qualifiers – Road to Qatar™ match in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, The Philippines and Brunei Darussalam.
ELEVEN also the rights of spain King’s Cup, the Malaysian SPL Sepak Takraw League (STL) and an international roster of Japanese cricket, badminton and table tennis.
Cricket, table tennis and badminton are in class served to fans in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, The Philippines and Brunei Darussalam. Live coverage of this season King’s Cup and STL are equally available on ELEVEN in the entire region except for Malaysia and Brunei Darussalam.
VSRickets fans will be able to see Tests, ODIs and T20s on ELEVEN featuring the world’s best sides, including India, South Africa, Australia, England, Bangladesh, New Zealand, the West Indies and Ireland.
A total of 19 Europeans badminton events will be to be shown by ELEVEN in 2022. INHABIT table tennis from Japan will be delivered to the public from February, and STL coverage is already in progress.
More sports and more football content should be added to eleven platforms in the coming weeks as ELEVEN establishes itself as a vibrant new home for fans in the region.
Nick Wilkinson, Managing Director Asia-Pacific, The ELEVEN Group, said, “We are excited to grow our operations through South East Asia and Hong Kong with a compelling mix of local and locally relevant content. Our ambition is to offer our audiences a ddynamic new service to follow the sport they love. The partnerships we have brokered so far mean we are well on our way to delivering on this mission and U.S will be Carry on to expand our portfolioohIn the coming months.”
ELEVEN employs a streaming premiere approach in everything South East Asia markets and Hong Kong, with its pioneergeneralistthe ElevenSports.com platform at the heart of its offer. eleven The streaming service is to be complemented by partnerships with local linear operators to make content as accessible to fans as possible.
ELEVEN will be adapted to each market. Local teams will be set up in key territories in the near future, with eleven South East Asia operations based across Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. Local commentary teams will be recruited to engage viewers with authentic and impactful programming.
Team Whistle, the American sports media and entertainment company acquired by ELEVEN Group last year, is bringing its award-winning production capabilities to the new platform network and will create content that champions eleven live rights and engages younger audiences.
All content in.ree to fans until the end of January. To coincide with the Lunar New Year, ELEVEN will be available at a special introductory price throughout February.
Founded by the biggest entrepreneur in sport and media Andrea Radrizzani and Mark Watson in 2015, ELEVEN is an award-winning sports and entertainment media group. ELEVEN Group hosts 1,655 distribution channels and 665 million social media followers, generating more than 4 billion video views each month. The Group owns more than 50 original content formats and distributes approximately 65,000 hours of live sports each year to audiences around the world. From the world’s biggest sporting events, to the best local sport, to award-winning original programming, viewers enjoy live and non-live entertainment 24/7 on ELEVEN’s global network.
SOURCE Eleven Sports