StarTimes to broadcast ICC championship
STARTIMES has secured rights to broadcast live the International Championship Cup (ICC) being staged in four different locations of North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.
StarTimes Tanzania Vice-President, Zuhura Hanif, told reporters in Dar es Salaam ICC tournament is being aired live by StarTimes through ST Sports Focus and ST Sports Premium channels.
“This is a historic deal; the ICC tournament is one of its kinds as it features the best gigantic clubs around the globe. I call upon our esteemed customers to brace themselves for a very exciting tournament as the matches will be broadcast live through StarTimes’ mentioned sports channels.
“Soccer is the most preferred sport in Africa, so we are delighted to acquire rights to one of the biggest and best tournament in world sport.
We are proud to broadcast exclusively in our channels, we urge our customers to keep on subscribing to watch these games live only via StarTimes channels,” she said.
Hanif said from the tournament’s kick-off last Saturday, StarTimes will exclusively televise live five to seven games per week.
She said the ICC fans will watch all games assuring football fans to continue enjoying the sport during this time of the year, when most of the soccer leagues around the globe have ended.
“We are pleased that our customers who love football on the continent will continue to enjoy good football even during this time when most leagues around the globe have ended.
It is an honour to bring this exciting experience into the homes of Tanzanians,” said Hanif. She said customers will be updated with all the necessary information as the tournament progresses.
“We will continue to deliver the very best in sports broadcasting,” she affirmed.
Source: Daily News Tanzania 14 July 2015