ONE World Sports which is currently owned by ONE Media Corporation is an American satellite television channel. It is going to telecast all matches of Caribbean Premier League 2016 in United States this time.
4th edition of Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has just began in 29th June, 2016 which will end up in next 7th August, 2016. It is an annual T20 cricket tournament which is sponsored by Hero MotoCorp and officially called Hero CPL.
It is one of the four most largest T20 event and enjoyed throughout the world. However, it helds in Caribbean and West Indies Cricket Board organises this tournament and also team West Indies has won ICC T20 World Cup this year so, this tournament will be the more challenging which is expected. There are several broadcasters will broadcast this annual tournament which will cover the world.
ONE World Sports is one of them to live telecast this tournament in United States. It will be for the first time since the inception of CPL in 2013 that six matches of CPL 2016 will take place in the ground of Florida in United States. Those matches will be placed in 28th to 31st July, 2016.
Not only those six matches but also all 34 matches in ongoing CPL 2016 are broadcasted by ONE World Sports which will be a multiyear agreement with the organiser of CPL.
Through this network, United States fan of CPL can enjoy the whole tournament. This satellite network also offers a digital subscription service where each fan can watch this tournament only for $9.99. This service has started in 25th June, 2016 and interested candidates will have to access this subscription service through www.OneWorldSports.com.
According to the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of Hero CPL 2016 that they are happy due to ONE World Sports has taken such steps and they also believe that it will enhance CPL’s popularity across the world.
They think that all are excited and waiting eagerly to stage those six matches in Florida, United States which will make a new era in Caribbean Premier League.
The ONE World Sports is one of the most popular Sports network in America which is currently available in more than thirty million homes nationally.
This edition of CPL is contested by six teams where Trinbago Knight Riders is the defending champions but unfortunately they are defeated by St Lucia Zouks in their first match in CPL T20 2016.