Tower Sports, SportzWorkz acquire National T20, PAKvZIM, QEA Trophy production rights


Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced today that Tower Sports and SportzWorkz have been awarded production rights for the National T20 Cup, Quaid-e-Azam Trophy and the Pakistan-Zimbabwe limited-overs series.

The aforementioned production companies also produced the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020. The rights were awarded following an RFP process that involved PCB’s pre-qualified production partners.

PCB has aimed to provide a quality experience for his viewers after they signed a record USD200million three-year TV and cable broadcast deal with PTV Sports private communication service, earlier this month. The events will be produced by the PCB.

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Director Commercial PCB Babar Hamid:

“This is another milestone in our renewed vision of providing top-quality coverage of domestic cricket and Pakistan’s international home fixtures.”

“What excites us further is the development of a local talent production pool that can deliver a complete Pakistan-based production in the years to come which we are confident will match the quality produced around the world.”

Chairman SportzWorkz Chris McDonald:

“We are proud to partner with PCB once again. This year, our efforts in the PSL resulted in quality cricket coverage for the fans.”

“Along with PCB, we are putting in an unprecedented effort in ensuring the domestic cricket coverage improves and our fans are able to see a difference in the way domestic cricket is packaged.|

PCB also announced the match timings for the National T20 Cup First XI tournament which will be telecast live on PTV Sports at 3:30 pm and 7:30 pm. The final schedule on 18 October at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, will start at 7.30 pm.

A total of 11 matches of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy first-class tournament, which begins on 25 October, will be telecast live from the National Stadium, Karachi.

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