Fox Cricket today unveiled their 2023/2024 expert commentary team today which is the most accomplished and diverse group ever assembled in world sport. The international legends joining the Fox Cricket team this summer include Wasim Akram, Ravi Shastri, Isa Guha, Harsha Bhogle, Brian Lara, Michael Vaughan and Ian Smith.
This is in addition to our home-grown heroes such as Adam Gilchrist, Brett Lee, Mark Waugh, Mel Jones, Mike Hussey, Kerry O’Keeffe and more who will continue to inform and entertain audiences on Foxtel and Kayo Sports.
As well as our current players and transitioning experts David Warner, Usman Khawaja and Alyssa Healy.
The Fox Cricket commentary team heads to Perth next week for the West Test kicking off the three-match series against Pakistan. Watch every Test match played in Australia live and ad-break-free during play on Fox Cricket available on Kayo Sports and Foxtel.
Former Pakistan cricket captain and now Fox Cricket commentator Wasim Akram said, “Having been a part of the 1992 Pakistan winning World Cup team, this series brings up a lot of emotion and great memories for me. Under new leadership, the Pakistan team will need to be in form to win, the Australian team are coming into this Test off the back of their incredible World Cup win.’’
Managing Director of Fox Sports, Steve Crawley, said, we couldn’t be more excited to have secured the best of the best experts in the world, the most diverse commentary team the modern game has seen”.
New Technology is going to be unveiled with the Electra Stumps. The next evolution of Stump technology will not only interact with the game itself but bring extra colour and entertainment for Cricket fans at home and in the stadium.
The LED Stumps will be on show throughout the 2023 Men’s Big Bash League season. The only place to see every match of the KFC BBL live and ad-break-free during play is Fox Cricket available to stream on Kayo Sports and watch on Foxtel.
In addition, Fox Cricket is enhancing AI and AR graphics, player-tracking Spidercam, and advanced ball-tracking technologies across our coverage. Mic-ups during games will also continue, bringing fans closer to players and closer to the action.
The Foxtel Group also announced exclusive, multi-year rights extensions with Cricket South Africa, the English Cricket Board and Indian Cricket, cementing its position as the home of an unrivalled lineup of local and international cricket in Australia.
The long-term deals will provide our customers with a strong suite of cricket content, giving them access to all men’s and women’s Test, One Day International and T20 tours played in South Africa, England (except The Ashes) and India, exclusively available for Australian cricket fans to stream on Kayo Sports and watch on Foxtel.
Fox Cricket is the ultimate destination for cricket this summer, which began last night with the season opener of the BBL series and continues tonight at 7.15 pm (AEDT) with the Sydney Sixers taking on the Melbourne Renegades with every game live and ad-break-free during play on Fox Cricket, available on Kayo Sports and Foxtel.