Sky Sports, a group of British subscription television sports channels operated by the satellite pay-TV company Sky, has signed a deal to broadcast the upcoming three ODIs and five T20 matches of England’s tour of India.
After the deal, Sky Sports will also be broadcasting India’s home tours against South Africa, New Zealand, West Indies, and Sri Lanka over the next 12 months and the upcoming edition of IPL will also be aired by the broadcaster.
While the T20 matches will take be held in Ahmedabad, Pune will host the three-match ODI rubber.
Remote commentary will be provided by Stuart Broad, Dinesh Karthik, Ebony Rainford-Brent, Nasser Hussain and the rest of Sky Cricket’s regular pundits throughout the series.
Commenting on the development, Sky Sports director of cricket, Bryan Henderson, said: “We’re delighted to be broadcasting England’s white-ball tour of India, and are especially looking forward to the five T20 internationals as we build up to the IPL and the ICC T20 World Cup later this year.
“It’s another great summer of cricket on Sky Sports with India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and New Zealand touring, more women’s cricket than ever, and The Hundred.”