13 September 2005
· Witness The Battle Of The Titans On StarHub’s Pay-Per-View Channels !
· Catch Up To 61 “Live” And Exclusive Games And Over 125 Hours of Hard-Hitting Action!
Singapore, 13 September 2005 – The NFL Sunday Ticket will be aired “live” for the first time ever in Singapore! From 3 October 2005 to 24 January 2006, fans of American football will be able to watch the games on StarHub Digital Cable’s Pay-Per-View channels, Channel 110 and 111, available on the digital platform.
The NFL (National Football League) is the largest professional American football league. With StarHub’s new offering, football fans will be able to enjoy up to 61 games and over 125 hours of electrifying football action.
“Our Pay-Per-View channels allow us to diversify our sports offerings and cater to our local customers who are interested in niche sports like football, boxing, baseball and cricket. Football is one of America’s greatest passions, and the NFL Sunday Ticket games have a keen and fervent following in the US. We are happy to bring such exciting sporting action to football fans here, so that they too can experience t he best plays, last second drives and season-defining moments in American football! ” enthused Ms Sandie Lee, StarHub ' s Senior Vice President, Cable TV services.
Will the New England Patriots dominate the pitch once again to create history by clinching their third consecutive Super Bowl victory? Or will the Colts’ improved defense dethrone the Patriots? Football enthusiasts will be kept at the edge of their seats to find out as 32 teams face off in the road to the ultimate showdown!
For 17 weeks, fans of the legendary Peyton Manning, Tom Brady and Tiki Barber can catch their heroes via four weekly exclusive NFL games that will be aired on StarHub Digital Cable. They will also be able to watch exclusive post-season games featuring the NFC Wildcard, NFC Divisional Playoffs and NFC Conference Final.
Win Official NFL Memorabilia!
Subscribers of the NFL Sunday Ticket Pay-Per-View will not only get to experience the gripping tension that will mount on the pitch - they will also stand a chance to win two NFL Official Game balls (worth S$150 each) and four NFL Replica Jerseys (worth S$125 each)!
Football fanatics can sign-up for the NFL Season Pass by 2 October 2005 and get into the thick of NFL action for a one-time fee of $84 (with GST). Existing StarHub Digital Cable customers can call 1633 or visit www.starhub.com/cabletv for more information. New customers who wish to sign up for the NFL Season Pass can do so after subscribing to a minimum of three ‘Basic Groups’ and the ‘Sports Add-On Group’. They can call 1630 to subscribe or visit the website.