FanCode Sports Channel – FanCode, Amazon Prime Video’s first dedicated sports streaming channel, has been revealed. This channel will allow Indian consumers to watch live domestic and international sports. The company claims to have worked with renowned sports leagues and organizations and will deliver over 15 different sports to Indian sports enthusiasts, including cricket, football, rugby, kabaddi, basketball, and horse racing.
Buyers would need a Prime Video subscription, which starts at Rs 249, to gain access to FanCode. FanCode has unique rights to ICC Pathways, Cricket West Indies, the English Football League, CONMEBOL, Volleyball World, and FIBA. Carabao Cup, Women’s Big Bash League, FIFA U17 World Cup, Barclays Women’s Super League, AFC Champions League, AFC Cup, Yuva Kabaddi, and other events will be available to Prime subscribers.
“At Prime Video, we understand that, while our entertainment tastes vary across the country, we are all die-hard sports fans!” “All sports have such strong, passionate fans, and we want to make access to a diverse array of sports super easy,” said Vivek Srivastava, head – Prime Video Channels, Prime Video, India.
Notably, over the last four years, FanCode has broadcasted over 45,000 hours of live sports material. Along with FanCode, Prime members have access to 22 OTT services, including FanCode, BBC Player, BBC Kids, Animax + GEM, Lionsgate Play, discovery+, Eros Now, DocuBay, ManoramaMAX, hoichoi, MUBI, AMC+, ShortsTV, VROTT, Acorn TV, NammaFlix, Stingray All Good Vibes, iwonder, Curiosity Stream, Chaupal, MyZen.
FanCode Sports Channel
Yannick Colaco, co-founder of FanCode, commented regarding the relationship, “FanCode wants to reach every sports fan across the country, and this partnership with Prime Video is a step in that direction.” We are thrilled to expand our audience by bringing our premium content to Prime Video Channels. The fact that FanCode will be the first sports platform on the service adds to the significance of the relationship.”