Television

Fifa’s online site to offer WC coverage in nine languages

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2016/05/23/Fifa.jpg?itok=tlwqvrmz

MUMBAI: With the football World Cup kicking off tonight in Germany, football's govening body Fifa has announced that its site FIFAworldcup.com is available in nine languages

All 32 teams and 736 players in football’s showpiece event are highlighted in depth with the very latest news and profiles. The site is also offering an unprecedented experience with many new and interactive features.

Free video highlights: Two minutes of the finest action from each of the 64 matches will be available within minutes after the final whistle. No registration or payment is required, simply click, watch and enjoy!

The Emirates Matchcast includes play-by-play commentaries, the official Fifa Data Feed, users Fanchat, photographs of the action published in real time, trivia, polls and much more.

There will be editorial coverage in nine languages. 50 journalists from 20 countries will be reporting around the clock. There will be previews and reports for each game as well as technical analysis, exclusive interviews, features and stats.

VIPs Love Football: This is a new section where pop stars, actors, politicians and sporting greats reveal their passion for the game exclusively on FIFAworldcup.com. Amongst those included are Mikhail Gorbachev, Joss Stone, Placido Domingo, Ilie Nastase, Ato Boldon, Alpha Blondy and Mark Webber.

Official Fantasy Football: Here visitors can choose a squad of 23 players before 9 June and compete against football fans around the globe. More than 250,000 visitors to the site have already registered their team in the hope of being crowned the world’s greatest virtual manager. 

Multi-player Trivia: Know your Fifa World Cup history? Try to answer the 2,000 questions which FIFAworldcup.com has compiled. See how you fare against fellow fans from across the globe!

Destination Germany: Here one can learn about the 12 host cities and organise their stay in Germany thanks to the entertaining and informative interactive content. It includes city guides, practical tips and a crash course in German to make one's stay more enjoyable.

Make your voice heard: This is an interactive section. The site gives users the opportunity to express themselves by voting for the Gillette Best Young Player, commenting on the matches in the Emirates MatchCast, uploading their own pictures and blogging in the 12th Man section.

Predictor: Everyone has an opinion on who will lift the trophy on 9 July. Will Brazil successfully defend their title? Will England end a 40 year long drought? Will Germany triumph at home? Visitors can guess the scores and share your results with friends on FIFAworldcup.com’s Predictor.

Mobile: Thanks to the mobile site, you can take FIFAworldcup.com with you wherever you go. In addition to news, player profiles, statistics and downloads, you can also get free SMS alerts to help you follow your favourite team. Better still, the Fifa MatchCast application allows fans to receive all match information live and direct from the stadiums.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/sameer.jpg?itok=BviS2VG0
Zee brings first English-language South Asian reality show to U.S, ropes in Lexus & Wells Fargo

Zee Entertainment Enterprises (ZEEL), a worldwide content company, is breaking new boundaries globally by making a tremendous impact in the U.S. The organisation’s leading Hindi channel, Zee TV, which was the first Hindi channel to be launched in the U.S. in 1998, is now making its presence felt in...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/asianet.jpg?itok=Wy0Q6Jox
Asianet News Digital’s suvarnanews.tv claims to have registered 20 times Y-o-Y growth

Asianet News Kannada digital platform www.suvarnanews.tv has reported a phenomenal 20x year-on-year growth. This shows the potential of vernacular in driving the next big wave of digital news growth. As the language with the third highest Internet adoption after Tamil and Hindi, Kannada has emerged...

Television TV Channels Regional
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/freeedish_0.jpg?itok=Pk0x1Gw3
Doordarshan puts off 37th FreeDish auction

The 37th online auction for vacant general entertainment channels on Doordarshan’s free-to-air DTH platform FreeDish slated for tomorrow has been put off.

Television TV Channels Terrestrial
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/Untitled-1_4.jpg?itok=1QESkwZp
Sports entertainment: Mediacorp gains access to ONE Championship content

MUMBAI: ONE Championship, a sports media property in Asia, has established a partnership with Singapore-based multimedia conglomerate Mediacorp. With a reach that spans the nation, Mediacorp will gain access to all ONE Championship content, including its live events.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/Untitled-1_5.jpg?itok=mYZB5KlU
CSA T20 Global League reschedules player draft dates

MUMBAI: CSA T20 Global league has rescheduled its player draft from 19 August to 26 and 27 August. Almost 400 players from 10 countries have confirmed their interest in the league. The owner of Stellenbosch (Brimstone) franchise has meanwhile pulled out of T20 Global League.Therefore, only seven...

Television TV Channels Sports
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/Untitled-1_1.jpg?itok=A2n7KyZA
Sony Max is most watched Hindi Movies channel

BENGALURU:  Sony Pictures Network India (SPN) Hindi movies channel Sony Max was the most watched movies channel in 2017 until week 32 (Saturday, 5August 2017 to Friday, 11 August 2017) as per Broadcast Audience Research Council of India (BARC) data. Sony Max was present during all the 32 weeks of...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/BARC-03-Story.jpg?itok=iAtaTfWi
9XM & Bindass Play slip, Mastiii retains lead

MUMBAI: Mastiii remained on the top of the chart, but witnessed a slight dip in numbers in week 32 of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) all India (U+R) ratings. The channel received 165639 Impressions (‘000s) sum in comparison to last week’s 170033 Impressions (‘000s) sum. B4U Music...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/Star%20Bharat.jpg?itok=VLZe9nJK
Star Bharat: Comedy, devotional & fiction shows start on 28 Aug

MUMBAI: Star India, which is launching Star Bharat from the 28 August at 6 pm, will showcase inspirational stories about journeys of strong and fearless characters that rise for the collective. Celebrating the many facets of Fearless India, Star Bharat unveils a content line-up with strong, rooted...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/08/21/FIFA-U-17-WC.jpg?itok=skGC5sxz
FIFA U-17 WC '17: Delhi football fest a curtain-raiser

NEW DELHI: A function under Mission 11 Million (MXIM) programme was held as a curtain-raiser in Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in the capital over the weekend for FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017, to be telecast on Sony TV channels, with the objective of promoting football in India, especially...

Television TV Channels Sports

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories