Sports Illustrated Television (Asia)

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Sports Illustrated
LaunchedOctober 1, 2009; 9 years ago (2009-10-01)}
Owned byASN Limited
Meredith Corporation (Sports Illustrated)
Picture format4:3/16:9 576i (SDTV)
16:9 1080i (HDTV)
LanguageEnglish
Broadcast areaAsia
Formerly calledAll Sports Network (2009-2016)
Websitehttps://www.si.com/asia/tv-schedule

Sports Illustrated is the first and leading 24-hour sports HD network in Asia. Launched in October 1, 2009 by Yes Television, the channel was relaunched in 2016 by the newly-formed joint-venture between ASN Ltd. and Meredith Corporation (owners of the Sports Illustrated magazine).

Sports Illustrated features a wide range of sports content from the world’s biggest sport brands and is known throughout Asia as the “Home of American sports programming.” It manages 3,200 hours of licensed sports content, with exclusive Asian rights to NFL (including the Super Bowl), NHL, NCAA March Madness, NASCAR and Extreme Sports as well as exclusive game rights to certain NCAA football, NCAA basketball and other major collegiate events.[1][2]

Sports Illustrated reaches 11 territories – Cambodia, Laos, India, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Philippines.

As of 2018, the channel was no longer available in Hong Kong.

Programming Broadcast by Sports Illustrated TV[edit]

NFL programming get excluded in Thailand (True Visions), Hong Kong (Now TV) and Taiwan (Sportcast)

  • SI Now
  • SI Fansided

Channel Availability[edit]

Country Broadcaster Channel Number
Hong Kong now TV Channel 680 (HD)
India BiG TV Channel 955
Indonesia First Media Channel 150 (Digital), Channel 8 (Analog)
Indonesia Skynindo Channel 23 (HD 800/77/99)/Channel 5 (C01 & C02)
Indonesia MNC Vision Coming Soon
Indonesia Topas TV Channel 51
Macau Macau Cable TV Channel 634
Malaysia unifi TV Channels 701 & 702
Philippines Cignal Coming Soon
Philippines Sky Cable & Destiny Cable Channel 83 (SD), Channel 177 (HD)
Singapore Singtel TV Channel 129
Singapore StarHub TV Channel 215 (SD/HD)
Thailand TrueVisions Channel 672 (HD)

References[edit]

  1. ^ All Sports Network Channel Distribution in Asia Archived 2010-01-12 at the Wayback Machine retrieved via www.asn.tv 1-08-2010
  2. ^ ASN Sports Content Archived 2010-02-27 at the Wayback Machine retrieved via www.asn.tv 12-30-2009