FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 broadcasting rights for Canada region have been revealed. DAZN have won exclusive rights to air live matches in Canada Countries. China is hosting FIBA world cup 2019 from 31 August and fans from Canada can catch live coverage on DAZN Channel.
DAZN One of the Leading Sports channel of the Canada announced that They have been deal a five year partnership with the international Basketball federations (FIBA) in Canada. So as per agreement DAZN Broadcast the Every Canada Matches of FIBA Men’s and Women’s competitions as well a Showcase events of Men’s Basketball world cup and Women’s World cup events.
DAZN’s Managing Director for Rights and Strategic Development, Alex Rice, said: “We’re absolutely thrilled to have entered into this partnership with FIBA and offer Canadian basketball fans unrivaled access to all Team Canada matches over the next five years.”
Frank Leenders, Director General of FIBA Media and Marketing Services (FMMS), said: “It is a great pleasure to team up with DAZN in bringing the very best of men’s and women’s national team and world basketball to fans all across Canada. DAZN provides the perfect way to consume sports for the future generation”
Michele O’Keefe, Canada Basketball President and CEO, said: “We are extremely excited about DAZN’s partnership with FIBA and the opportunity to continue growing the sport of basketball in Canada. We look forward to working with DAZN in telling our athletes’ stories and putting on a good show for all the fans of Team Canada across the country.”
Canada who drawn in the Group H in the 2019 FIBA world cup so in the group stage matches team to played Australia, Senegal and Lithuania.