ESPN Player – watch live sports action online!

With broadband penetration at more than 31% in Malaysia, and the trend of internet television viewing on the rise, watching sports online is poised to take off in a whole new way.

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ESPN STAR Sports’ first multi-sports broadband network aims to change the way fans watch sports. A revolutionary broadband service, ESPN Player offers on-demand online access to world-class sports and programming, bringing fans closer to the excitement by giving them control to decide what, where, when and how they want to watch their favourite sports.

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In layman terms, ESPN Player is an online site that you can access via logging – in with your ASTRO account number and then stream on your respective broadband to watch the sports games available in its library.

Do note the following:

•    The library of available games is dependant on ESPN.
•    If you do not have an ASTRO account, you can’t use this service. And no, you can’t pay to only access the ESPN Player.
•    If you have an ASTRO account but you do not subscribe to ESPN, you can’t use this service either.
•    The ESPN Player is currently available in Malaysia & Singapore, with plans in the works to bring this service to
more countries.
•    Once you have signed up, you can use the same account details for ASTRO bPlayer too. Or if you already signed-up for ASTRO bPlayer, then use the same account details to log-in.

So basically, you have to be an ASTRO + ESPN sports package subscriber , then you can enjoy accessing the ESPN Player at no extra cost.

ESPN Player User Guide:

1. Go to http://www.www.astro.com.my/stadiumastro.

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2. LOG – IN Page. (sign up if you do not already have an account or use your ASTRO bPlayer log-in details)

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3. Select LIVE / ON DEMAND GAME.

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4. Watch your Live Game. (click on Tab – LIVE on the bottom left.)

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5. Option 2: Watch VIDEO on demand. (click on Tab – ON DEMAND on the bottom left). There is a library of archived content.

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6. Click to watch.

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Simple enough isn’t it?

ESPN STAR Sports, Director of ESPN Player, Mr. Nigel Harper was at the launch yesterday & gave a live demonstration in addition to providing some insights into the rising trend in online sports viewing.

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Nigel Harper, Director, ESPN Player

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We want to be ESPN babes can?? 😉

ESPN babes!

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