RCOM Announces Live Streaming of ICC Cricket World Cup 2011

Reliance Communication the ‘Global Partner’ for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 (ICC CWC 2011) and one of the leading Mobile service operator kicked off a series of promotional activities for ICC CWC 2011 as part of the partnership for the 2011 edition of the tournament scheduled to begin in February 2011.

Reliance Mobile will go LIVE with all ICC CWC 2011 matches through its already live specially created ICC zone on R-World VAS platform for its 115 million customers in India. Reliance Mobile customers will be able to keep a track of the 49 ICC CWC 2011 matches via WAP and SMS Alerts.

They will be able to watch Live stream of match highlights videos with up-coming 3G as well as 2G GSM and CDMA EVDO service, watch previews and match round-ups, and download wallpapers and ringtones, anytime anywhere, with their handsets on both GSM and CDMA networks.

RCOM also organized a preview of the trophy at Mumbai today.This marked the beginning of the Reliance Mobile’s Trophy Preview across India before the tournament kicks off in Dhaka, Bangladesh on February 19, 2011. The ICC CWC 2011 Trophy will be handed over to the winning team of this tournament which is the 10th edition.

For cricket buffs, Reliance Mobile will provide access to ICC rankings, archived content of previous tournaments, news & analysis of match/tournament/players, ball-by-ball score updates on Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) and Data protocol. Customers will have the choice of downloading video clips and receiving video alerts over SMS.

Reliance Mobile customers will have a range of services to choose from including video clippings of all matches India plays with live audio commentary and moment-by-moment text commentary on their handsets. Customers can capture the action and rare moments of the championship and set them as wallpapers. They can also set the ICC World Cup theme song as their caller ring back tune and download the video of the theme song.

Commenting on Reliance Mobile’s association with ICC Cricket World Cup 2011, Akshay Kumar, CEO & Regional Head, South West, Reliance Communications said, “The key market drivers will be the increasing availability of 3G services and support for high quality video, the globalization of sport personalities and club support, and the improvement of digital sports rights for mobile distribution.”

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  • Gourav October 14, 2010 6:38 am

    Firstly they should improve their gsm network.

  • tejas October 14, 2010 12:51 am

    ya rgsm total bakwas launched since more than 1 yr in my place but no signs of improvement. cant trust rgsm for quality services.

  • TUFAN CHATTERJEE October 14, 2010 12:30 am

    @Raghu
    ha toh mai bhi RGSM par he kahe raha hu………

  • Raghu October 13, 2010 11:11 pm

    @TUFAN CHATTERJEE
    they have pathetic network RGSM i agree but not on CDMA.

  • Aaditya October 13, 2010 10:58 pm

    TUFAN CHATTERJEE :
    bakwas………network toh thik se chalta nhi chala Live Streaming karane…..

    absolutely rite…call karne ke liye network dene ki to aukat nahi hai…chale live streaming dene…

  • Kaushik Roy October 13, 2010 10:01 pm

    altaf :
    Now reliance says they will be among the early launchers of 3G services… http://goo.gl/YMvw

    there is Advertisement in Kolkata that RELIANCE 3G COMING SOON

  • altaf October 13, 2010 9:17 pm

    Now reliance says they will be among the early launchers of 3G services… http://goo.gl/YMvw

  • Aditya October 13, 2010 8:52 pm

    Mp me to network theek ho gya.

  • krishan October 13, 2010 8:11 pm

    barbaad network signal full ate kewal dekhane ke liye call lagti nahin
    streaming kahan se hogi

  • Anwar Kacchi October 13, 2010 6:38 pm

    TUFAN CHATTERJEE :
    bakwas………network toh thik se chalta nhi chala Live Streaming karane…..

    i Agree…..he he he shaam 5pm se raat 10pm tal call hi nahi lagte…..

  • som October 13, 2010 6:37 pm

    lets make the network work first.after that video streaming and all this bla bla

  • Anbu John Boban October 13, 2010 6:23 pm

    so reliance is not bad they are on the track :P

  • TUFAN CHATTERJEE October 13, 2010 6:07 pm

    bakwas………network toh thik se chalta nhi chala Live Streaming karane…..