Star India extends broadcast rights for Wimbledon by three years, till 2023

MUMBAI: Star India has renewed the broadcast rights for the Championships, Wimbledon for the next three years – until 2023 – with the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC).

Star India and AELTC have been partners in the Indian market for over a decade.

“We are delighted to extend our association for the next three years. This relationship adds to our tennis portfolio which already entails the French and the US Open, exclusively available on the Select Portfolio of channels on Star Sports and on Disney+ Hotstar. It helps fortify our position as the premier destination for marquee Tennis and the home of Sports for Indian fans,” said Sanjog Gupta, Head – Sports, Star India.

“Wimbledon fans in India are among our most passionate, and it is a very important market for us,” said Mick Desmond, Commercial & Media Director, AELTC. “We are delighted to be renewing our long partnership with Star India.”

The Wimbledon 2019 finale witnessed world champions Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, who competed in an epic five-set contest to decide the Champion for the Gentlemen’s Singles draw. This year, the tournament will get under way from June 28th to July 11th.

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