MediaCorp & SingTel to broadcast Commonwealth Games
Singapore’s MediaCorp and SingTel, have acquired broadcasting rights of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, held from 23 July to 3 August.
Mediacorp will air 17 sports tournaments for free on its Okto channel and its over-the-top service, Toggle. SingTel’s pay-TV service, mio TV, will broadcast the games on six HD channels for free NexTVAsia reports.
“We are pleased to be the official broadcaster in Singapore of the much anticipated Commonwealth games, offering world-class sporting action free to our viewers in okto, and on Toggle for those on the move. Both MediaCorp and SingTel’s broadcast allows more for extensive coverage of the games on both free-to-air and Pay TV,” Bernard Lim, MD Television at MediaCorp.