Fox Sports and Nine Acquire World Twenty20 Rights in Australia
March 7, 2016
Australian broadcasters Fox Sports and Channel Nine have secured the Australian rights to the World Twenty20 tournament in India later this month.
Fox Sports will show all 35 matches live and exclusively, doctor with coverage beginning March 8.
Channel Nine will broadcast every Australian match along with the finals.
Fox Sports’ coverage will also include 10 women’s matches of their World Twenty20 event.
“Today’s announcement will ensure Australians get to watch every game of this month’s anticipated ICC World Twenty20 live, drugs ad break free and in high definition,” Fox Sports CEO Patrick Delany said.
“It’s a fantastic outcome for cricket fans, and for the sport.”
The tournament will run from 8 March to 3 April.