Disney Star

Ahead of the upcoming season of the TATA Indian Premier League, IPL TV rights holder Disney Star will be taking two of its regional language Star Sports channels off air, while simultaneously launching two others.

Effective midnight, March 15 (Tuesday-Wednesday), Star Sports 1 Tamil HD and Star Sports 1 Telugu HD will start beaming, while tar Sports 1 Marathi and Star Sports 1 Bangla will go off air. 

The sports channels are among nine new ones the network is launching, while ceasing broadcast of nine others.

Feb 27, 2023 19:02
Legends League Cricket has announced that Disney Star has acquired the live TV broadcast rights for LLC Masters, which is set to return for its third season from 10th March, to be played in Doha, Qatar. The LLC Masters will constitute three teams this time around – the India Maharajas, Asia Lions and World Giants. The second season witnessed strong viewership, which was also aired on the Star Sports Network. 
Feb 20, 2023 21:02
India's grandstanding on the matter of its unilateral declaration of the terms and conditions under which it will play arch enemy Pakistan in the Asia Cup could finally have a pushback in the omly arena where the BCCI really cares when push comes to shove - money.
Dec 20, 2022 17:12
MUMBAI: Disney Star is reportedly set to launch three new sports channels in February 2023.  The broadcaster announced the launch of new channels while declaring the new tariff in compliance with New Tariff Order (NTO) 2.0, e4m reports.  The sports channels to be launched next year are Star Sports Select HD2, Star Sports 1 Tamil HD and Star Sports 1 Telugu HD.
Nov 10, 2022 17:11
MUMBAI: This was certainly not the script that the bean counters at Disney Star were hoping for. The ongoing T20 World Cup has witnessed two one-sided semi-final face-offs. While Pakistan kept up its end of the bargain (for advertisers at least) in the walloping it gave to New Zealand to book its place in Sunday's finals, Team India failed to follow suite.
Sep 13, 2022 18:09
MUMBAI: Disney Star has elevated Ambarish Bandyopadhyay to national head of sports sales.  As per Bandyopadhyay's Linkedin profile, the promotion took place in the last one month. Bandyopadhyay joined Star India from HT Media in October 2018 as executive director.  He was with HT Media for over four years, his last posting being as as chief operating officer of the publication. 
Sep 12, 2022 18:09
NEW DELHI: The organisers of Legends League Cricket season 2, which will get underway from September 16-October 5th, have announced Disney Star as the official broadcasters of the tournament All 16 matches will be aired LIVE on the Star Sports Network and Disney+ Hotstar.
Sep 01, 2022 17:09
DID THE HEAD HONCHOS AT The Walt Disney Company not read their own memo? That certainly appears to be the case considering how far beyond even the most aggressive projections was the winning bid made by Disney Star to ensure the ICC TV and digital rights to both men’s and women’s global cricket events for the next 4-year cycle were kept "in house". 
Aug 30, 2022 18:08
MUMBAI: Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (Zee) and Disney Star, Tuesday announced that they have entered into a strategic licensing agreement by way of which Disney Star will license the television broadcasting rights of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Men’s and Under 19 (U-19) global events for a period of four years, to ZEE. 
Aug 27, 2022 20:08
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council Saturday evening confirmed Disney Star will be the home of all ICC cricket in India for the next four years having won the TV and digital rights to both men’s and women’s global events through to the end of 2027.
Aug 19, 2022 15:08
MUMBAI: This is interesting. It looks like Disney Star has taken a strategic call to let go media rights to the US Open, the final Grand Slam of the calendar year. The rights have been picked up by Sony Pictures Networks India. Without any fanfare it needs mentioning.