Ten Sports to air Hong Kong Cricket Sixes

The Hong Kong Cricket Sixes will be broadcasted on Ten Sports, on its own channels in India, Middle East, North America, continental Europe, Hong Kong and Indonesia.

The channel is also securing commitments from broadcasters to show the event in all other major cricketing markets, including the UK and Australia.

The event will be staged at the Kowloon Cricket Club on November 8-9, and the sports channel will show action for a total of 16 hours over these two days.

Mark Burns, Tournament director, Hong Kong Cricket Sixes, says, “We are very happy to have secured what is, quite simply, the most significant broadcasting deal in the 16-year history of our event.”

Peter Hutton, senior Vice-president, Ten Sports, said, “We are delighted to add to our growing portfolio of international cricket rights an event that has firmly established itself on the world cricket calendar and provides a unique sporting and social experience.”

“With Ten Sports broadcasting the event on its own channels, plus commitments from broadcasters in the other major cricketing markets, pictures of the tournament will be available in over 100 million homes worldwide.” claims Hutton.

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