FIFA World Cup 2018 TV Telecast / Broadcast Channels In India

Sony Six will provide live TV telecast of FIFA World Cup 2018 in India. The TV channel holds broadcasting rights of Football World Cup in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and other countries. Get ready to enjoy the live action of Football’s biggest event which will be held in Russia. Sony Pictures Networks won the rights of broadcasting back in 2014 for five years. FIFA has made a list of all broadcasters of the upcoming World Cup. Not only in India, the TV channel will provide the live coverage in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives and some other Indian Sub-continent.

Which channel will provide live telecast of FIFA World Cup 2018 in India?

If you are searching for the answer of above question, then the answer is Sony Six. The sports and entertainment channel from Multi Screen Media Pvt. Ltd [MSML] won the rights until 2019. Four years ago, it also provided the live telecast of Brazil World Cup 2014.

FIFA World Cup 2018 Broadcast Channel: Sony Six

It is an Indian Sports channel which is owned by Multi Screen Media and is the 14th sports channel in India. Launched in 7 April 2012 and today it provides live broadcast in more than 5 countries. Sony Six broadcasts sports like Football, Cricket, Professional Wrestling, Martial Arts, Rugby Union, Basketball and Badminton.

See also: IST fixtures of 2018 FIFA World Cup

Will Sony Six provide live telecast in Indian Sub-continent?

Football World Cup Indian subcontient broadcast

Yes, it will provide live telecast in these countries:

  1. Bangladesh
  2. Bhutan
  3. Maldives
  4. India
  5. Nepal
  6. Pakistan
  7. Sri Lanka

So if you are living in any of these countries, you can watch FIFA World Cup 2018 on Sony Six.

Sony Six channel number on different satellite services

Now you know the telecast channel of Football World Cup. But the question is “Have you activated Sony Six on your dish or cable service?” Well, you have to activate it to enjoy the live action right from Russia to your home. For channel number on your dish, please go through the table below:

Satellite Channel no.
Type SD HD
Dish TV 623 622
Tata Sky 484 483
Videocon d2h 423 928
Reliance Digital TV 511
Airtel Digital TV 291 292
Sun Direct 508 991
Dish Home Nepal 604 944
Dishtv Lanka 2652
realvu 301
Cable SD HD
Fastway Cable 301 606
In Digital 425
Asianet Digital [India] 300 808


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