New Delhi: ESPN STAR Sports, Asia’s biggest sports content provider, today announced that www.espnstar.com will stream all the five ODIs of the 2011 Natwest series between India and England starting on September 03, 2011. The web streaming for the series will be available at a 5 minutes delay.
Earlier this year, the live streaming of ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 on www.espnstar.com was a huge success. Throughout the tournament, the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Free Live Streaming section received more than 100 million views across the globe, serving 64 million video streams with the semi-final setting the new record.
The live streaming of the March 30th India- Pakistan match on espnstar.com shattered India’s previous online streaming record for events delivered by Akamai Technologies. The live streaming of the match on www.espnstar.com/cwclive exceeded 70 Gbps of video steaming data at its peak in India according to Akamai. Over 10 million streams were delivered on the India – Pakistan match day.
espnstar.com had generated more than 275 million page views in the time period Feb 15th 2011 till April 3rd 2011. On the India-Pakistan match day, espnstar.com delivered an impressive 29 million page views.