Team Singapore bowler Javier Tan. Photo: World Bowling
The world’s best bowlers will enjoy international coverage with broadcast partnerships secured for the World Bowling Men’s Championship in Hong Kong from 1 to 5 December 2018.
The event will be showcased across multiple territories in China (Tencent), Hong Kong, (i-Cable), Indonesia (TVRI), Singapore (StarHub), Malaysia (Astro), Mongolia (SPS HD), Myanmar (SkyNet), Thailand (TrueVisions), Vietnam (HTV, VTV Cab, SCTV), New Zealand (Sky Sports), Finland (Elisa), Netherlands (Ziggo), Canada (Flo Sports), USA (Flo Sports) and the Olympic Channel for all remaining countries.
The deals were distributed by World Bowling’s sports consultancy Reddentes Sports, who were appointed last month to oversee the broadcast production and media rights for next week’s World Bowling Men’s Championships.
World Bowling President, Sheikh Talal Mohammed Al-Sabah said: “We are delighted to have our flagship event for 2018 shown across the globe, particularly in Asia, Europe and North America where bowling enjoys a strong following. We are encouraged by Reddentes Sport’s ability to secure these broadcast deals in order to raise bowling’s profile and grow the sport. We look forward to allowing our fans the ability to follow the best male bowlers in the world next week as the World Champions are crowned in Hong Kong.”
Kindly refer to the event’s broadcast schedule (Hong Kong Time):
Saturday 1 December: Men Singles – 1930 (+8 GMT)
Sunday 2 December: Men Doubles – 1830 (+8 GMT)
Monday 3 December: Men Trios – 1800 (+8 GMT)
Tuesday 4 December: Men Team – 1700 (+8 GMT)
Wednesday 5 December: Men Masters – 1500 (+8 GMT)