News – It has been confirmed that that Foxtel and the Seven Network have secured the rights in a deal with Cricket Australia worth more than $1billion dollars over six years.

Summary

  • It has been confirmed that that Foxtel and the Seven Network have secured the rights in a deal with Cricket Australia worth more than $1billion dollars over six years.
  • Channel Seven will take hold of the Test and international limited overs cricket from Channel Nine as well as the Big Bash, which Channel 10 will relinquish rights to.
  • He finished with a shout out to Mel Jones and Alison Mitchell, a pair of women who know the game back to front and who others believe are primed for an opportunity to become the voices of Australian cricket.
  • “Network Ten and our BBL team led by David Barham revolutionised the way cricket is broadcast in Australia and attracted new, younger viewers to the game.
  • The Nine network offered its best wishes to Cricket Australia and its new broadcast partners.


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