Geo UK acquires Hong Kong & Abu Dhabi cricket

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


Popular Pakistani infotainment broadcaster Geo UK has confirmed to that it will be telecasting the upcoming Hong Kong Cricket Sixes and Abu Dhabi Cricket series’.

Both tournaments will be shown live and exclusive on Geo UK commencing on 8th and 12th of November respectively.

Starting Saturday 8th November with 10 international teams and a clash of 45-minute between every two teams��� Hong Kong Series 2008 aims to be the ��quickest and most fun-filled version of the glorious old game�۪, according to a company press release.

The Abu Dhabi Series – starting Wednesday 12th November, has a total of 3 thrilling matches being played between Pakistan and West Indies with the final match on Sunday 16th November.

The matches will also be shown on Geo’s beam in the North American Region. Geo is gearing up for a month of cricket all through November for its subscriber base. Alongside the schedules and timings of the matches, Geo TV will also bring its viewers a series of profiles of their favorite players, commentary and highlights of each game.

Geo’s UK network of three channels – Geo UK, Geo News and Aag available on Sky Digital encrypted earlier this year.