Dhaka, Mar 14: Television coverage of the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 is set to break all previous ICC events' broadcast records, according to cricket's global body.
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The World T20 coverage, produced and distributed by the ICC's global media rights partner and host broadcaster, Star Sports, will have a potential reach of more than 1.8 billion viewers with live pictures shown by 29 broadcasters - both figures the highest ever for an ICC event, ICC said in a media release on Friday.
The tournament will run from March 16 to April 6.
Official broadcasters for World T20, as announced by ICC (as of March 14, 2014)
(Read as broadcaster, territory - countries)
Fiji TV - Pacific Islands - American Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati Islands, Marwill Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, North Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna Islands and Western Samoa
SKY TV - New Zealand
Fox Sports Australia, Channel 9 - Australia
Star Cricket - Hitron - Papua New Guinea
Star Cricket Starhub - Singapore
Star Cricket Singtel - Singapore
Star Cricket - PCCW - Hong Kong
Star Cricket - SKY Cable - Philippines
Astro - Malaysia & Brunei
CSN - Sri Lanka
Bangladesh TV, Maasranga TV, Gazi TV - Bangladesh
STAR Sports - Indian Sub-Continent - India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan
Doordarshan - India
Nepal Television - Nepal
Pakistan Television - Ten Sports - Pakistan
Lemar TV - Afghanistan
OSN SPORT CRICKET - Middle East & North Africa (Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia and Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, West Bank and Gaza, Western Sahara, Yemen)
SuperSport, SABC - Sub Saharan Africa & South Africa (list countries) Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros Islands, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, St Helena, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaire, Zimbabwe & South Africa.
EUROSPORT - Europe (excluding UK, Republic of Ireland, the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man), Cyprus, Greece, Italy, San Marino and Vatican City, Malta, Portugal, Azores and Madeira, Spain, Andorra, Turkey, Austria, Belgium, C.I.S, Denmark, Finland, France, Monaco, Germany, Iceland and Faroe Islands, Liechtenstein, Luxemburg, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Ukraine.
NRK - Norway
SKY Sports - England, Wales, Scotland and Republic of Ireland
ESPN - Caribbean / South America / Central America - Antarctica, Argentina, Aruba, Ascension Island, Belize, Bolivia, Bonaire, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Saint Barthelemy, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, Anguilla, Tortola, Montserrat, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Maarten, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, and Turks & Caicos Islands, USA, Puerto Rico, Guam, St Pierre and Miquelon, the British Virgin Islands, the United States Virgin Islands, Mexico, Nicaragua and Panama
Sportsnet - Canada