ESPN Star Sports floats tender for overseas rights
• NEW DELHI: ESPN Star Sports, which has the global broadcast rights for all ICC events from 2008 to 2011, on Friday announced tenders for various rights for territories outside India. The broadcast rights include events like ICC Champions’ Trophy in Pakistan (2008), ICC World Twenty20 in England (2009) and the ICC World Cup in the Indian subcontinent scheduled to be held in 2011. Late last year, ESPN Star Sports’ affiliate EML was awarded the exclusive global telecast rights from the International Cricket Council (ICC) for all of its events from 2007 to 2015