ONE CONNXT Transports Live Video for AFC’s 2014 Challenge Cup
ONE CONNXT, a division of ONE Media Corp Inc., announced that they are providing primary live video transport for the Asian Football Confederation’s 2014 Challenge Cup in the Maldives. ONE CONNXT previously provided video transport service for the 2013 AFC Challenge Cup from Nepal.
The AFC Challenge Cup is being held May 19-30 for emerging Asian football countries. The winner of the final match on May 30th will qualify to join defending champions Japan, Jordan, and Iraq in Group D at the AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015.
The championships will be transported from the two venues in the Maldives to World Sports Group in Singapore, and then further distributed from Singapore to broadcast outlets in the countries of all participating nations.
“This is a tremendous opportunity to provide coverage of these 16 participating teams to valued fans and their home countries,” said ONE Media Corp’s Chief Executive Officer Dave Almstead. “We are extremely pleased to have been selected to deliver the primary transport for the AFC Championships for the second consecutive year featuring use of our portable encoders. ONE CONNXT offers reliable, flexible and cost effective service for the most valuable video transport.”
In addition to the 2013 and 2014 AFC Championships, ONE CONNXT has successfully provided video transport services for several other sporting events including the NY Cosmos friendly video from Dubai, AFC Champions League and World Cup 2014 qualifying matches, the Yomiuri Giants’ 2013 and 2014 baseball season, the 2013 French Open, golf’s Emirates Australian Open, and 2012 Enjoy Jakarta Indonesia Open.