DishTV in its move to diversify presence in the DTH market has added the newly launched sports channel DSports from the house of Discovery Communications. With this addition, DishTV now offers a total of 13 sports channels in standard definition (SD).The all new premium sports channel DSports aims to redefine sports engagement and provide viewers an unmatched live sporting action in India from across the globe, through its dynamic coverage of sporting events.
The channel will broadcast football from Brazilian League, Chinese Super League, Portuguese League, and Major League Soccer (USA); golf from British Open, US Open, PGA Championship, and LPGA; NASCAR motor racing, and six Nations Rugby along with UK and Irish horse racing events.
DSports offers a rich catalog that covers 4000+ hours of live content every year. The channel is available on DishTV platform on LCN 654. As a promotional offer, the channel is free to preview for DishTV subscribers for a limited period. By adding DSports, the company intends to align India's sports culture with international sporting events, and offer global exposure to its subscribers.