Tag Archives: Ten Sports

SPNI -Ten Sports deal cleared by the CCI

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) will be acquiring the sports channel of Zee, Ten Sports, for the stake of 385 million USD, after approval was given by the Competition Commission of India (CCI). Announced last year in the month of August, the was an all-cash deal. It is expected that Ten Sports will be integrated [...]

Sony to become the major cricket broadcaster upon TEN Sports acquisition  

  Newly acquired by Sony Pictures Networks (SPN), TEN Sports which was previously owned by Zee, is bound to make its new owner the major cricket broadcaster as it intends to enlarge its Twenty20 portfolio. While SPN holds the broadcasting rights for the Indian Premier League twenty20 cricket competition, it also holds the rights for [...]

Imagine Communications provides playout solution for Ten Sports

Imagine Communications has upgraded a broadcast facility at Ten Sports, which is a sportscaster owned by Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. Ten Sports recently moved its broadcasting facility from United Arab Emirates to India. The broadcaster has tied up with US-based video and advertising technology provider Imagine Communications for production and distribution of content on Ten [...]

Ten Sports broadcasts India vs Zimbabwe ODI series

Ten Sports, the official broadcaster for the ongoing India vs Zimbabwe ODI series, expects to make about INR200 million in ad revenue from the series. The channel has launched new a new show called Straight Drive, which will be hosted Arun Lal, Atul Wassan and Charu Sharma. The sportscaster has revamped its look to mark [...]

Ten Sports, Ten HD air ‘WWE Tough Enough’ in India

Ten Sports and Ten HD will air the reality show WWE Tough Enough in the Indian subcontinent, starting 24 June, 2015. Hosted by Chris Jericho, the show will give contestants a chance to become the next WWE Superstar or Diva. The shows judges include WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan, WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan and [...]

Indian Cricket Board has problems with TEN Sports, says PCB Chief

Board of Control for Cricket in India has reservations about TEN Sports winning broadcasting rights for India-Pakistan series, says Pakistan Cricket Board chief Shaharyar Khan. The cricket series will be played in United Arab Emirates. Ten Sports, which has won the telecast rights of the match, is backed is backed by Essel Group owner Subhas [...]

Ten Sports signs 5-year deal with Dorna Sports for MotoGP rights

Ten Sports Network has entered into a five-year contract with Dorna Sports to acquire broadcasting rights for MotoGP across the Indian subcontinent for five seasons. Ten Sports will air all MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 races and qualifying practices live on its six-channel network, digital platforms and on its dedicated online platform. The 2015 MotoGP championship [...]

Ten Sports is likely to air MotoGP

Ten Sports has entered into a five-year licensing agreement with Moto Grand Prix (MotoGP), reports www.indiantelevision.com. Ten Sports would develop a set of new programming and studio produced shows to propel the sports popularity in India, added the report.  Previously, Moto GP was a non-exclusive property shared by three sports networks namely Star India, Neo Sports [...]

Ten Sports to air WWE

Ten Sports has acquired the content distribution rights of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) between 2015 and 2019. Ten Sports will also air WWE content in multiple Indian languages for the first time. We are very delighted to extend our long standing successful partnership with WWE for the Indian subcontinent. WWE shows are enormously popular in [...]

Ten Sports wins broadcast rights of two Pakistan cricket series

Ten Sports has invested USD 2.9 million to acquire broadcast rights to two Pakistan cricket series against Australia and New Zealand. Pakistan Cricket Board had attracted only three bidders Star TV, Sony TV and Pakistan TV for the series. The rights for the two series include title sponsorship rights, presenting sponsorship rights, co-sponsorship rights, in-stadium [...]