MNC Sports Gets Indonesia Rights to WWE
December 12, 2011
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and MNC Sports have announced a six-month television distribution deal that will bring WWE’s flagship weekly TV show WWERaw and WWE Specials such as WWE TLC, drugs WrestleMania and Royal Rumble Ito Indonesia.
WWE RAW premiered on MNC Sports on Saturday December 10th at 10pm, bringing one of the most watched sports entertainment programs across the globe into more than 900,000 households each week on the largest Pay TV operator in Indonesia.
The WWE Specials will also air on MNC Sports with the first, WWE TLC, airing at 11pm on January 1st 2012.
Handhi S. Kentjono, Vice President of Directors for MNC SkyVision, said: “WWE is the biggest brand in sports entertainment and we are very pleased to be the broadcast partner responsible for bringing Rawand WWE Specials to Indonesia.”
Senior Vice President & Managing Director of WWE International, Dominic Hayes added: “WWE continues to build partnerships with the biggest and best broadcasters across the globe. This deal with MNC SkyVision will allow WWE to once again deliver quality programming to our ever increasing audience in Southeast Asia.”