Live and Exclusive

Our aim is to offer a new generation of fans live and exclusive access to emerging and exciting sports action that is not available through other networks. Today’s announcement brings this strategy to life and we are looking forward to confirming more top sports rights very soon.
Danny Menken, Group Managing Director of Eleven Sports


Emirates Airline T20 in play with live coverage for the first time

23 Mar, 2017

The Emirates Airline T20 Cricket tournament begins today at Dubai Sports City Stadium, with two days of fast-paced action featuring Pakistan Super League Champions Peshawar Zalmi, Lahore Qalanders, along with Lancashire Lightning, Durham Jets, MCC England XI and Birmingham Bears.  Star players include Ian Bell, Paul Collingwood, Liam Plunkett, Graham Onions, Ben Duckett, Muhammad Irfan, Bilawal Bhatti, Zafar Gohar, Shahid Yousaf and Ben Stokes.


Live ball-by-ball television coverage will air around the world including Pakistan and the Indian sub-continent (Ten Sports), Middle East and North Africa (OSN), UK (Prime TV) and USA (Eleven Sports). Betting rights will be exploited by Perform. RDA has handled all distribution. 


All times Dubai local:

Thursday 23rd March 2017

10:30 – Lancashire Lightning v Birmingham Bears
14:30 – Durham Jets v Peshawar Zalmi Foundation
18:30 – Birmingham Bears v Lahore Qalandars 

Friday 24th March 2017

10:30 – MCC World XI v Durham Jets, Lancashire Lightning v Lahore Qalandars
14.15 – MCC World XI v Peshawar Zalmi Foundation
18:00 – 2017 Emirates Airline T20 Final