World Wrestling Leisure (WWE) and Sony Photos Networks India (SPN) have introduced that they’re renewing their partnership for one more 5 years. Due to this fact, WWE RAW, WWE SmackDown, WWE NXT and WWE specials will nonetheless have a house on Sony in India. As well as, SonyLIV will even have rights entry to the WWE Community. The streaming service was launched in India in 2015 however was taken offline.
The brand new growth signifies that SonyLIV may have entry to legendary WWE matches, interviews, reside occasions, actuality TV, and documentaries.
Sony Photos Networks India’s sports activities head and chief income officer for distribution, Rajesh Kaul, stated in a ready assertion: “WWE has been persistently rating within the high three properties throughout all sports activities networks in India, dominating the sports activities leisure area. We’re delighted to increase our partnership with WWE in a primary of its form deal that can give us an elevated publicity to worthwhile content material and attain out to a broader viewer base throughout India on a number of platforms.”
WWE’s govt VP for worldwide, James Rosenstock, added: “India is a strategically vital marketplace for WWE and Sony Photos Networks has been a rare associate in serving to to develop our fanbase within the area making it one of many most-watched sports activities properties. The expanded partnership provides our passionate followers new alternatives to interact with the WWE model.”
In its announcement, WWE has said that it’s planning extra reside occasions and promotional excursions to India.
SonyLIV has not talked about how a lot the brand new content material would value. SonyLIV prices 499 per yr however it’s not sure if the WWE content material can be included on this.
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