Star Cricket to live telecast and stream 2013 Champions League (CL) T20

September 17, 2013, By Marian Dumitri

Star Cricket TV channel has bagged the rights to broadcast the Champions League Twenty20 tournament which kicks-off today with the match between the Faisalabad Wolves vs Otago Volts in Mohali. Star Cricket to live telecast and stream 2013 Champions League (CL) T20

ESPN Star Sports paid $900 million for the global broadcasting rights of every match of the CLT20 for 10 years.

As the Champions League T20 is mainly targeted to the Indian audience, all the editions of the tournament have featured more teams from India.

There will be two matches each day, one at 4:00 p.m. India time and the 2nd at 8:00 p.m. Watch the live streaming online on Star Sports here.

Todays 2nd match is going to be played between the Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kandurata Maroons of Sri Lanka. Check the complete schedule here.

Six matches will be played in the qualifier games. The top two teams will be included in the main draw which will kick off from 21st of this month. The winners will take home $2.5 million and the runners-up $1.3 million. while the semi-final losers will get $500,000. The team that gets eliminated in the group stage too gets $200,000. See live ball-by-ball commentary and score here.

The list of countries that will telecast the CL T20 live in various countries are listed below:

  • Star Cricket: India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Maldives
  • Fox Sports: Australia
  • Supersport : South Africa
  • SKY TV: New Zealand
  • Ten Sports: Pakistan
  • Cric One: Middle East and North Africa
  • Eurosport: Europe and UK
  • ESPN3: USA
  • ESPN : Caribbean
  • PCCW: Hong Kong
  • Singtel: Singapore
  • Star Sports: China and Macau

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