TEN Cricket

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TEN Cricket International
Launched 10 August 2010 (2010-08-10)
Owned by

Sony Pictures Networks 2016-
Zee Entertainment Enterprises 2010-2016

Taj TV Limited Mauritius 2001-2010
Picture format (576i, SDTV)
Slogan "Life is Cricket"
Country Dubai Media City, United Arab Emirates
Language English
Broadcast area Arab World, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Southeast Asia
Dialog TV
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 69
OSN (MENA) Channel 613
Rogers Cable
Channel 671
StarHub TV
Channel 235
Cable TV Hong Kong (Hong Kong) Channel 167
Flow Trinidad
Channel 303
Macau Cable TV (Macau) Channel 611
Bell Fibe TV
Channel 847
mio TV
Channel 122

TEN Cricket International is a 24-hour sports channel dedicated to cricket. The channel is owned by Sony Pictures Networks formerly owned by Zee Entertainment Enterprises in 2010[1]. TEN Cricket was launched on 10 August 2010. Reaching over 55 million homes across the Indian subcontinent, Southeast Asia and Arab world. TEN Cricket was one of the three channels broadcast in the Indian subcontinent before re branding to TEN 3.[2] The channel has live broadcast rights of all international cricket held in Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, West Indies and Zimbabwe.

An international version of the channel was launched in the United States for the South Asian population. From 26 September 2007 the channel was called "Zee Sports Americas" and was available through Dish Network. However, on 13 April 2011 Zee Sports Americas ceased operations and was replaced by TEN Cricket. On 30 May 2013 TEN Cricket was removed due to a carriage dispute. Most of the network's live coverage migrated to Willow.

On 15 August 2013, TEN Cricket launched in Canada on Rogers Cable via an agreement with Canadian broadcaster Ethnic Channels Group. On 22 August 2013, the channel launched on Bell Fibe TV.


Taj TV Limited transmits localized beams via Satellite on Intelsat 20 targeting Arab World, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, South-East Asia (including Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea). Each beam is customized in terms of programming, scheduling, graphics, music, on-air promotions and marketing.


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