It is a six-team tournament that will be held between August 27 and September 11.
Evision, the entertainment streaming division of e& life (part of e&), has acquired exclusive broadcast and media rights for the upcoming DP World Asia Cup.
The Aisa Cup will be shown only on the CricLife MAX channel in the MENA region.
After four years and following a pandemic, the Asian Cricket Council’s 2022 edition of the Men’s Asia Cup returns with UAE as the host. It is a six-team tournament that will be held between August 27 and September 11. India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan are the confirmed teams, while Hong Kong qualified for the sixth spot after winning all their three matches in the qualifiers, beating UAE, Kuwait and Singapore. Cricket fans in the UAE will get all the action exclusively on the CricLife MAX channel on eLife TV, Switch TV and in MENA via the new sports bundle available on the StarzPlay app.
Commenting on the deal, Olivier Bramly, CEO of Evision said: “We are excited to bring the DP World Asia Cup 2022 to all viewers on CricLife MAX after a four-year, pandemic hiatus. We have always been committed to delivering the best in sports and entertainment from local and international content providers. Avid cricket fans will be able to enjoy the games on our broadcast as well as digital platforms, giving them the flexibility to watch from anywhere and at any time.”