Star Sports will be telecasting the Hero Intercontinental Cup to be held in India, starting June 1. Four countries, including India, Chinese Taipei, Kenya and New Zealand will compete in the tournament.
With India being the highest-ranking team in the tournament expect the 10-day event between the four nations as India hosts the Hero Intercontinental Cup for the very first time. Chinese Taipei, Kenya and New Zealand rank 121, 111 and 133 on the FIFA table respectively, against a 97 ranked India.
Sunil Chhetri is set to complete his 100th game played for India in India’s second fixture of the tournament that showcases India vs Kenya. All the matches will start at 8pm.
A Star India spokesperson said, “The Hero Inter-Continental Cup is a spectacular convergence of nations as they compete for the coveted Hero Intercontinental Cup. The fact that the tournament is being hosted in India for the first time and is being broadcast on Star is an excellent opportunity to bring football fans from across the country even closer to the game. The Hero Intercontinental Cup will be broadcast on SD as well as HD platforms giving fans the opportunity to experience the best of Indian football on the Star Sports Network and Hotstar.”
Star Sports has a line-up of football events with telecast rights of Indian as well as international football properties such as Hero Indian Super League, Hero I-League, Premier League, German Bundesliga and now the Hero Inter-Continental Cup is the latest addition.