World Cup cricket started their journey in 1975 and since the inaugural season, they used to spend very handsome amount for the tournament. Through the tournament, ICC used to earn as well. One of their most reliable earning sources is through broadcasting rights. Today we would like to talk about ICC World Cup Cricket Official Broadcasters.
ICC World Cup 2019 is still a number of months away. There is time for the tournament but already the full schedule and details of the tournament have revealed. ICC has also released the broadcasters details according to the country. Like Europe and Japan, the audiences will enjoy the tournament through ICC’s Facebook page. Here we present below the official broadcasting rights details according to the territory.
World Cup Cricket Official Broadcasters Live Coverage
|1.||ICC’s Facebook page||Europe, Japan|
|2.||Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC TV)||Fiji|
|3.||Fox Network Group||China|
|4.||DD National, Star Sports||India|
|5.||Star Cricket, Singtel, Star Hub||Singapore|
|6.||PTV Sports, Ten Sports||Pakistan|
|7.||Star Cricket||Hong Kong|
|11.||SLRC (Channel Eye)||Sri Lanka|
|13.||BTV, Gazi TV, Maasranga||Bangladesh|
|14.||Sky Sports||United Kingdom|
|15.||Sky Sport||New Zealand|
|16.||OSN Cricket||The Middle East & North Africa|
|17.||Willow TV||United States|
As stated by the above-listed statistics, we can see the details list of broadcasters. Above all networks will live telecast 48 matches of 2019 World Cup. Besides, Star Sports is the official broadcaster of International Cricket Council (ICC) competitions. It is also the official broadcasting partner of Cricket World Cup 2019 as well.
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In Afghanistan, television channel Moby has got the rights to telecast all the matches. Besides, if we consider the online streaming website there, it will be hotstar dot com. In Australia, Fox Sports will live telecast the matches of upcoming ICC World Cup 2019. The broadcasters used to spend very high amounts to get rights. Excluding the above-listed networks, there are more will come to buy the broadcasting rights from the ICC. There is plenty of time for that.
In Bangladesh, there are a couple of channels which are going to live broadcast the whole tournament of 2019 ICC World Cup. Ther are Gazi TV, Maasranga TV, and BTV. In Sri Lanka, SLRC which is called Channel Rye would telecast the whole tournament. PTV Sports and Ten Sports will live broadcast in Pakistan.
If we consider the United Kingdom, there are the number of channels will live telecast the tournament. Among them, BT Sports is obviously bought the broadcasting rights already. Also, Sky Sports will live telecast the tournament in the UK.
If we consider the online streaming websites, hotstar dot com will live telecast the tournament in different territories like in Bangladesh, Canada, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan, and so many countries. Besides, in Caribbean nations, ESPN will live broadcast the whole tournament. Astro will broadcast in Malaysia and Willow TV in the United States.
Day by day, there will be many networks that will buy the broadcasting rights from the ICC and people also finds different types of live streaming networks in the social media.