ESPN Star loses Champions League Malaysian rights
UEFA has dropped ESPN Star Sports as its Champions League
broadcaster in Malaysia and Brunei.
UEFA says it has sold rights to Astro in a three-season contract
from 2012-13 through 2014-15.
The value of the deal, which includes broadcasting the
second-tier Europa League, was not disclosed.
UEFA thanked its ”longtime partner” ESPN Star Sports for a
”valued contribution” to the Champions League.
UEFA also awarded Champions League rights in Myanmar for the
first time, to S Media for the same three seasons.
Rights in the Indian subcontinent were renewed by Ten