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SPN acquires exclusive broadcast and digital rights for 2016 Copa America Centenario in India

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MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has acquired the exclusive broadcast and digital rights to telecast the 2016 edition of Copa America Centenario in India and the Indian sub-continent (Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka). This year?s tournament being held in the United States of America from June 3 to June 26 will be telecast live and exclusive on Sony ESPN and Sony ESPN HD channels.

As part of the rights package, the network will air all 32 matches of the tournament played across 10 venues in the United States. In addition to the live coverage, Sony ESPN channels will also broadcast the highlights of matches during the tournament. On the digital front, consumers will be able to livestream all the matches on Sony LIV.

The Copa Am?rica Centenario is a historical once-in-a-lifetime event celebrating 100 years of the Copa Am?rica and is a special edition between the usual four-year cycles of the Copa Am?rica tournaments. For the first time since its inception, the tournament will be held outside of South America and feature the top star players from North, South and Central America, as well as the Caribbean like Lionel Messi (Argentina), Luis Suarez (Uruguay) Javier Hernandez (Mexico) and James Rodriguez (Colombia) to name a few.

The Copa Am?rica Centenario is anticipated to make history with some of the biggest encounters in football. Top international teams like Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, Columbia, and more will face off each other on the field, all playing for the coveted trophy specially designed for the tournament.

Sony sports cluster executive VP and business head Prasana Krishnan said, ?This summer promises sports history in the making with the Copa Am?rica Centenario, a once in a lifetime event which sports fans will not want to miss. The acquisition of the exclusive broadcast and digital rights to telecast the 2016 edition of Copa Am?rica Centenario in India and the Indian Sub-Continent re-validates the SONY Sports cluster?s leadership in being the destination for football fans.?

?Copa Am?rica Centenario, South America's most prestigious international competition, alongside UEFA EURO 2016, Europe?s biggest tournament on our network will undoubtedly capture the interest of every football fan. During the event, viewers will see the currently ranked top ten International teams with some of the world?s greatest football players in an amazing line-up of matches from both Copa America Centenario and UEFA EURO 2016 on the Sony sports cluster?, he added.

Customarily contested by the 10 CONMEBOL (the South American football confederation) nations and two outside invitees, the 2016 Copa Am?rica will have 10 South American national teams joined by six 

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