Hong Kong) i-CABLE Communications Limited (i-CABLE) is pleased to announce its acquisition of exclusive broadcast right of The 19th Asian Games Hangzhou 2022 (Hangzhou Asian Games) in Hong Kong. Collaborating with different sectors, i-CABLE is committed to providing Hong Kong audience with extensive online and offline interactive experiences via multi-channel marketing, hoping to set off a boom in Asian Games. i-CABLE will broadcast the Hangzhou Asian Games on its free and pay TV channels to show its full support for this leading sports event.
Mr. Patrick Tsang On-yip, i-CABLE Vice-chairman and Executive Director expresses his dedication of resources to broadcasting the Hangzhou Asian Games and says, “The Group has always supported the development of international and local sports events. We are very honoured to have acquired the exclusive broadcast right of ‘The 19th Asian Games Hangzhou 2022’ in Hong Kong, including Esports which debuts as the official event at the Hangzhou Asian Games. Last year, the Group was widely applauded during the broadcast of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games for its professional and earnest production team. Together with Hong Kong athletes’ achievements, passion for the Olympics was aroused. By virtue of broadcasting Asian Games for over 20 years and being the official broadcaster for seven consecutive years, the Group will pursue its professionalism and deliver the most anticipating event as well as every winning moment of the Hangzhou Asian Games to the audience, simultaneously cheer for the athletes!”
Hangzhou Asian Games, which were originally scheduled to take place from 10 to 25 September this year, will now be held from 23 September to 8 October 2023 due to COVID-19 concerns. The slogan of Hangzhou Asian Games is ‘Heart to Heart, @Future’, in the hope of connecting people from all over the continent through the Asian Games and encouraging inclusiveness. This echoes the Olympic Council of Asia’s expectation of uniting as a big family, embracing dreams, conveying optimism and fearless of challenges, and meeting the beautiful future. Hangzhou Asian Games will feature 24 Competitive Sports, 18 Ball Sports, 9 Adversary Sports and 10 Water Sports. The Group will broadcast all contests of Hong Kong athletes and spread positive vibes to them. Let’s unite and support our Hong Kong teams together!