Astro scores Premier League broadcast rights
November 14, 2012
Astro Malaysia Holdings – Malaysia’s leading integrated consumer media entertainment group – has won the tender for broadcasting rights to the Barclays Premier League (BPL) in Malaysia for three seasons starting from the 2013/14 to 2015/2016 seasons.
As part of this arrangement, all the 380 BPL matches would be shown live on Astro.
“We are excited to further strengthen our association with the most popular football league by bringing three more football seasons action from the BPL… Now with Astro On the Go, they can enjoy the best sporting events on their mobile devices wherever they are, as well as from the comfort of their homes,” said Astro Malaysia Holdings’ Chief Executive Officer Datuk Rohana Rozhan.