TEN Sports

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For the sport programming on Network Ten in Australia, see Ten Sport.
TEN Sports
Ten Sports logo.png
Launched 1 April 2002
Owned by Zee Network
Picture format TEN Action, TEN Cricket, TEN Golf and TEN Sports: 4:3 576i (SDTV)
TEN HD: 16:9 720p (HDTV)
Country India
Language English, Hindi
Broadcast area International
Headquarters Mumbai, India
Sister channel(s) TEN Action
TEN Cricket
TEN Golf
Website www.tensports.com
Reliance Digital TV Channel 505 (SD)
Channel 523 (HD)
Tata Sky Channel 412 (SD)
Channel 411 (HD)
Dish TV Channel 660 (SD)
Channel 80 (HD)
Dialog TV Channel 13
TelkomVision Channel 113
Sun Direct Channel 506 (SD)
Channel 975(HD)
Airtel digital TV Channel 230 (SD)
Channel 231 (HD)
Indovision Channel 310
Videocon d2h Channel 411 (SD)
Channel 412 (HD)
Asianet Digital TV(India) Channel 307
MediaNet (Maldives) Channel 302
DEN Channel 408
[Fastway Channel 306
Peo TV (Sri Lanka) Channel 38
Smart TV (Pakistan) Channel 73
MIR Digital (Pakistan) Channel 01

TEN Sports is Asia's leading sports network operating five sports channels – TEN Sports, TEN Cricket, TEN Action, TEN Golf and TEN HD.

Ten Sports network owns long term broadcast rights for four cricket boards – South Africa, West Indies, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, offering its viewers the best of sports action round the clock.

Channel brings to sports buffs a continuous dose of varied sports including WWE, US Open, ATP, WTA, Ryder Cup, Moto GP, Euro League, PGA Championship, Asian Tour, European Tour and Tour de France. It also telecasts the world's best football action from the top leagues like the UEFA Champions League, Spanish Super Cup, UEFA Super Cup, Ligue 1, Capital One Cup, German Cup along with major football club television programming thus promising the best in International Football.

Established in April 2002, Ten Sports (TAJ Television) is owned by Zee Entertainment Enterprises and is available across the world directly and or through partner channels. Through its strong presence worldwide, ZEEL entertains over 670+ million viewers across 169 countries.

The company was launched in the UAE as Taj Television by Emirati promoter Abdul Rehman Bukhatir along with a management team of CEO Mark Denton and Nikhil Diwadkar. Following the acquisition of broadcast rights to the 2002 FIFA World Cup, WWE, Formula 1, UEFA Champions League and FIH World Hockey tournaments, the "Ten Sports" channel operated by Taj Television became established as the most watched sports channel on Indian and Shri Lanka televisions. The business was sold to Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited in 2010 for a reported figure of 100 million USD. Taj TV also operated the Cricket Plus channel in North America, Goal TV in Asia, ASN in Asia, the Football Channel in Singapore and Showtime Sports in the Middle East during the period from 2004 to 2010.

Ten Sports[edit]

TEN SPORTS broadcasts the US Open, WTA, Chennai Open, Tour de France, World Athletics Championship, Asian Games, Commonwealth Games. TEN SPORTS also telecast ATP, Moto GP, EFLI (American Football), Rallying, Horse Racing and Beach Volleyball events. WWE have extended their broadcasting deal with TEN Sports, in which TEN Sports show live WWE RAW, monthly WWE PPV and WWE Main Event

Ten Cricket[edit]

TEN CRICKET televises cricket action from 4 International Cricketing Boards– West Indies, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, South Africa.

Apart from the 4 cricket boards, the Ten Cricket has various other cricket properties – ICC Cricket 360°, Home of Cricket, Simply the Best etc. which ensure year round viewership for the channel.

Ten Action[edit]

TEN ACTION is India’s first football centric channel.

TEN ACTION broadcasts the best of football matches of the most revered leagues from around the world –UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, UEFA Super Cup, I-League, Federation Cup, Coppa Italia, French League, Capital One Cup, Sky Bet Championship, German Cup, Campeonato Brasileiro Série A and Major League Soccer all year round.

Apart from this, well known and experienced Football panelists from across the world share their insights on the upcoming live matches, football updates on the channel on its show "Countdown 2 kick off".

Ten HD[edit]

TenHD is 24x7 HD channel, showcase exciting sports action in high definition from its stellar line-up of Live Premier international sporting events including Cricket, Football, Tennis and Motor Sports among others. Also WWE raw live and monthly ppv specials live and WWE's weekly show Main Event in India in high definition starting from January 2015.

Ten Golf hd[edit]

TEN GOLF is India's first 24 hours dedicated Golf channel. TEN GOLF has the Broadcasting rights to the European Tour, Asian Tour, Ryder Cup, LPGA Tour, Royal Trophy, US PGA Championship, Senior PGA Championship, Professional Golf Tour of India & Ladies European Tour. Ten Golf brings to India the Golf Channel Block featuring a range of Golf programming content.


Notable events which are broadcast by TEN Sports and its sister channels include.


ICC events (Only in Pakistan)