Star TV UK has bagged the UK and Europe rights for this year’s Asia Cup 2014 cricket tournament taking place later this month.
A total of 11 matches will be played with the opening game on Tuesday 25th February and the final on Saturday 8th March 2014, scheduled to be held in Bangladesh.
Yeshpal Sharma, Senior Vice President Star UK & Europe said, Given the passion for cricket amongst Asians worldwide, we are very proud to bring the Asia Cup 2014 to our viewers in the UK & Europe & offer them live cricket on television.”
This tournament promises to be one of the most competitive cricket in the Asian sub-continent.
It will feature one day internationals played between leading Asian countries – India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh along with Afghanistan. Afghanistan will be participating in a major ODI tournament for the first time. The tournament also consists of India v Pakistan being played on Sunday 2nd March.
Coverage of the Asia Cup 2014 starts at 08:00 in the UK on Tuesday 25th February.