16 Jun 2022
Star Sports and Nodwin Gaming join hands to televise PUBG via Star Sports.
Star Sports will broadcast Battle Ground Mobile India (BGMI) Masters Series tournament from June 24th to July 17th, 2022 in Hindi, Tamil and English. The tournament will be aired LIVE on Star Sports 2 from the NODWIN studio. Teams will play for a prize pool of INR 1.5 crores
Sanjog Gupta, Head – Sports, Disney Star said, “Esports in India is a fast-growing segment which has seen accelerated adoption over the last two years. It has immense headroom for growth in India when compared with its status in evolved markets around the world. It is also gaining prominence in the ecosystem as a competitive sport. Esports competitions have already developed a niche following on digital platforms. As the preferred destination for sports fandom, Star Sports is always looking for opportunities to engage fans, galvanise communities and recruit new audiences. Our partnership with Nodwin Gaming seeks to shape the future of eSports in India by introducing high quality competition and prominent players to millions of TV viewers around the country. It will hopefully fuel fandom for eSports amongst gamers and elevate aspiration amongst athletes.”