Singapore, 24 February 2004 - For the first time in 14 years, India and Pakistan will compete in a bilateral cricket series. StarHub CableTV will bring the India Tour of Pakistan live to cricket fans in Singapore.


From 11 March to 14 April 2004, StarHub CableTV presents the India Tour of Pakistan Cricket Series pay-per-view package. The complete coverage comprises three tests and five One Day Internationals or ODIs. This means 20 matches played over five weeks or more than 160 hours of live cricket action. The package also includes daily match highlights as well as incisive previews and post-match reviews.


Said Ms Sandie Lee, StarHub’s Senior Vice President for Cable TV Services: ”It’s a historic event as the Indian and Pakistan teams have not faced off in 14 years. It’s an event that no cricket fan will miss and StarHub CableTV is pleased that we can bring it to our viewers here.


“The broadcast of this cricket package further affirms StarHub CableTV’s commitment in bringing the very best of international sporting events to sports fans here.”


For a package price of S$50 (S$52.50 after GST), viewers will be able to watch the entire India Tour of Pakistan series on StarHub CableTV Ch 26.  Current StarHub CableTV customers who want to add this package to their cable TV subscriptions can call Customer Care at 1633.


New customers can call StarHub’s 24-hour Sales Subscription hotline at 1630, choose a basic tier cable TV plan and then add on the India Tour of Pakistan package.