Sunday, May 25, 2014
Thomas Cup Finals - Live
From football to badminton, Malaysians will be able to view this evening the live telecast of the Thomas Cup Finals to be held at the Siri Fort Stadium in New Delhi, India.
Malaysia beat badminton powerhouse Indonesia 3-0 to secure a spot in the Thomas Cup finals after a 12-year-long dry spell.
On the other side of the court in the Finals will be Japan who also beat another powerhouse, Asian giant China also with a scoreline of 3-0.
The Malaymail reported that "State-owned television network RTM succeeded in nabbing the coveted rights to show the Thomas Cup final “live” from New Delhi, India tomorrow after private broadcaster Astro agreed to hand over the broadcasting rights."
Radio Television Malaysia (RTM) will broadcast the Thomas Cup final between Malaysia and Japan in New Delhi from 5.30pm today. It'll be on Astro too, of course.
You can also catch the action on your mobile device available for free on Arena Channel via Astro-on-the-go app. You can download the app from the Apple App store and Google Play store or access it via web on onthego.astro.com.my.
Malaysia last reached the final in 2002 in Guangzhou, China but lost 2-3 to Indonesia.
Malaysia last won the Cup in 1992.
Image source: Malaymail