Source: Media Outreach
Headline: SportsFix partners with Twitter to stream inaugural Boost SportsFix Super Cup
SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – January 10, 2018 – Twitter today announced apartnership with SportsFix, ASEAN’s first and only OTT platform that deliversLIVE and VOD sports content via mobile devices, to live stream the inauguralBoost SportsFix Super Cup (@SportsFixTV).
Embeddable Tweet: https://twitter.com/SportsfixTV/status/950928569093431297
The live content on Twitter will be available freeto logged-in and logged-out users on Twitter via @SportsFixTV and on connected devices globally. Footballfans can keep up with the latest game updates on Twitter by following thesehashtags: #BSFSupercup and #SportsFix.
13th January, 2018 (Saturday), 8PM KL Time : Ratchaburi FC vs Persija Jakarta (#RATvPER)
16th January, 2018 (Tuesday), 8PM KL Time : Kelantan FA vs Persija Jakarta (#KELvPER, #TRWFC,#GomoKelateGomo)
20th January, 2018 (Saturday), 8PM KL Time :Kelantan FA vs Ratchaburi FC (#KELvRAT, #TRWFC,#GomoKelateGomo)
* all games played atMalaysia’s National Stadium, KL Sports City. Each team plays each other once, 3 games in total (Round Robin Format)
Taking place 13-20January at the National Stadium at Kuala Lumpur Sports City, the BoostSportsFix Super Cup pre-season football tournament will see three of theSoutheast Asian region’s premier professional clubs – Kelantan FA of Malaysia,Persija Jakarta of Indonesia and Ratchaburi FC from Thailand – battling forsupremacy. The tournament will be the first football action at the NationalStadium after it was completely renovated for the recent 29th SEA Games.
“Footballers and club-related hashtags wereamong the most discussed sports terms on Twitter in Southeast Asia and globallyin 2017, so we know football is a huge driver of conversation on Twitter. Thiscollaboration is a great way to tap into the engaged audience of football fansacross the region who are already using Twitter as a primary source ofcontent,” said Maurizio Barbieri, Head of Sports Partnerships SEA,Twitter. “By partnering with leading broadcasters like SportsFix, we lookforward to bringing the best of live football video and conversations togetheron Twitter.”
“I have worked with Twitter successfully in thepast and I am excited to deepen this relationship to stream and monetize liveevents via Twitter’s innovative streaming platform, starting with the Boost SportsFix Super Cup,” said Carl Kirchhoff (@CarlKir), CEO, SportsFix. “Twitterand its live streaming solutions are a perfect fit for us to enhance ourgrowing social following and fan engagement in the ASEAN region and beyond.”
In addition to thelive broadcast on Twitter, football fans will also have the chance toexperience the games live at the impressive National Stadium at KL Sports City.Tickets, on sale now, are priced from RM 10 (Students) to RM15 to RM120 foradults, available via http://sportsfixcup.com.
SPORTSFIX is owned by SF Media Holdings SdnBhd, a subsidiary of TSA (Total Sports Asia), Asia’s global leader in sportscontent. SPORTSFIX is ASEAN’s first and only LIVE and VOD sports content OTTplatform. SPORTSFIX is streaming popular local, regional and internationalsports content on its platform and works closely with Telecom operators acrossthe region to deliver the content directly to millions of mobile devices.Anytime, anywhere, now everyone can watch their favorite sports. Check out www.sportsfix.tv
Twitter is what’shappening in the world and what people are talking about right now. Frombreaking news and entertainment to sports, politics, and everyday interests, see every side of the story. Join the openconversation. Watch live streaming events. Available in more than 40 languagesaround the world, the service can be accessed via twitter.com, an array of mobile devices, and SMS. For moreinformation, please visit about.twitter.com,follow@TwitterSG, and download both the Twitter and Periscope apps attwitter.com/download and periscope.tv.
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