STAR India to Invest Rs. 1500 Cr in Hockey over next 8 years

  • Star India set to emerge as the biggest investor in the game of Hockey, globally.
  • Star Sports in partnership with Hockey India and International Hockey Federation (FIH) embarks upon a journey to promote Hockey.
  • Star Sports unleashes an array of production led initiatives which will change the way Hockey is broadcast in India and outside the country.
Nitin Kukreja, Business Head-Star Sports, Vidya Malavade – Bollywood actress, Viren Rasquina, Olympian and ex-India Hockey Captain and Tahir Zaman, Olympian and ex-Pakistani Hockey Captain at Star India’s Press conference to announce its long term commitment and investments in hockey

Nitin Kukreja, Business Head-Star Sports, Vidya Malavade – Bollywood actress, Viren Rasquina, Olympian and ex-India Hockey Captain and Tahir Zaman, Olympian and ex-Pakistani Hockey Captain at Star India’s Press conference to announce its long term commitment and investments in hockey

January 23, 2014: STAR India, which runs India’s leading sports network Star Sports, today, committed an investment of over Rs.1500 crore in the sport of Hockey over the next 8 years – an investment hitherto unprecedented in the history of the game thus making Star India well and truly the biggest global investor in the game of Hockey. Star Sports has displayed a never seen before commitment to Hockey and alongside Hockey India and International Hockey Federation (FIH) embarked upon a journey to promote the game. Continue reading →

STAR India will be FIH’s Media Partner from Jan 2015 to Dec 2022

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) and STAR India, which runs India’s leading sports network STAR Sports, have signed an eight year strategic partnership to improve the production of international hockey broadcast and extend hockey’s reach worldwide. The ground-breaking deal will run from January 2015 to December 2022.

FIH Star Sports IndiaEnhancing production:
STAR Sports will be the host broadcaster for key FIH events both in India and throughout the world and will be responsible for ensuring consistent and high level production. Continue reading →