The long wait is over for die-hard US cricket fans with Willow.TV which is known for its live streaming of all cricket matches in US is now available on Dish network and Direct TV.
For there are two options –
1) a la carte option for $19.99. WIllow Cricket is only added.
2) Willow Cricket is included in Hindi Mega Pack which is $49.99. Hindi Mega pack also includes other channels that are listed below.
|Dish Channel Name||Dish Channel Numebr|
|STAR INDIA PLUS||716|
|STAR INDIA ONE||718|
|SONY ENTERTAINMENT TELEVISION ASIA||789|
Source : DishNetwork-WillowCricket
1) a la carte – $14.99
2) HindiDirect™ — $29.99 per month
3) HindiDirect™ II — $39.99 per month.
Source : DirectTV-WillowCricket
Here is official WillowTV announcement.
Dear Willow TV Customer:
After many years of pioneering cricket broadcasts in the Americas, Willow TV takes great pride in announcing the most exciting development in live cricket broadcast in the US — the launch of the Willow Cricket Channel! The channel is the first 24×7 live cricket channel in the US market, with a focus on carrying major international cricket live. Furthermore, the channel is available on both Dish Network and DIRECTV, either for a simple monthly subscription fee or as part of the premier Hindi packages on both platforms. For more information and subscription information, please call your satellite TV provider of choice at 1-888-723-0188 (Dish Network) or 1-800-378-3309 (DIRECTV).
As always, you also have the option of purchasing the channel in high quality broadband streaming from www.willow.tv. The channel is available for purchase for a monthly subscription fee of just $14.99!
Keeping with our commitment to carrying major international series live, the channel features the following:
The entire Australian home cricket season, including the ongoing Ashes Series 2010!
The entire South African home cricket season, including the blockbuster India tour of South Africa, starting on December 16!
The entire New Zealand home cricket season, featuring Pakistan’s tour of New Zealand, starting on December 26!
Don’t miss the entire season of live cricket from the Southern Hemisphere starting November 24 and running through February of 2011!
And the action doesn’t end there, with an action packed calendar of live cricket all through 2011 including the entire Home Season of England Cricket, featuring India’s tour of England, Champions League Twenty20 2011, the much awaited India tour of Australia and much, much more…!
For a full calendar of latest events on the Willow Cricket channel, please visit cricket.willow.tv
Channel subscription information:
www.willow.tv (Willow TV for live broadband streaming)
www.directv.com (DIRECTV — follow links for International programming)
www.dishnetwork.com (Dish Network — follow links for International packages)
Willow TV Management.