Cricket South Africa CEO Thabang Moroe during the 2018 Mzansi Super League launch at V&A Waterfront, Cape Town on Thursday. Photo: Chris Ricco/BackpagePix

JOHANNESBURG - Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Friday finalised the Mzansi Super League broadcast rights in the United Kingdom with FreeSports, who will officially show all 32 tournament matches in the first edition.

CSA Chief Executive Thabang Moroe said: “We have worked incredibly hard to ensure that the Mzansi Super League is showcased in most parts of the world, and are proud to announce this fantastic partnership with an equally visionary partner.

"The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) will be exclusively showcasing the tournament in the sub-Saharan region and the partnership with Sony Entertainment Television will provide exclusive coverage in India and the sub-continent market.”

The Mzansi Super League starts on Friday with the tournament final set to be played on December 16. 

The #MSLT20 Trophy during the 2018 Mzansi Super League launch at V&A Waterfront, Cape Town on Thursday. Photo: Chris Ricco/BackpagePix
The #MSLT20 Trophy during the 2018 Mzansi Super League launch at V&A Waterfront, Cape Town on Thursday. Photo: Chris Ricco/BackpagePix

The weekend's fixtures are:

Tonight: CT Blitz v Tshwane Spartans, Newlands (7pm)

Tomorrow: Jozi Stars v NMB Giants, Wanderers (7pm)

Sunday: Durban Heat v CT Blitz, Kingsmead (11am); Paarl Rocks v Tshwane Spartans, Paarl (3.30pm)

* All matches will be broadcast live on SABC 3, Radio 2000

African News Agency (ANA)


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