Astro Malaysia bags EPL rights

Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad (Astro), Malaysia’s leading integrated consumer media entertainment group, has secured the Premier League (EPL) broadcast rights in Malaysia for the next three seasons from 2016-17 to 2018-19.

Henry Tan, Chief Operating Officer of Astro said, “Astro has strengthened its position as the home of sports and the unrivalled choice for sports fans by winning the rights to all Premier League matches for the seasons from 2016-17 to 2018-19.”

Richard Scudamore, Executive Chairman of Premier League said, “We are very pleased that Astro has again chosen to invest in our broadcasting rights in Malaysia. The popularity of the Premier League continues to grow in Malaysia and Astro’s high quality production of our competition is a key reason for that. We look forward to continuing to work with Astro to make the best Premier League content available to our fans across the country.”