Cricket, tennis, boxing, hockey and football are some of the sports on PTV Sports. A 24/7 Pakistani sports channel, PTV Sports was launched on Jan. 11, 2012. It is part of the PTV network which includes other channels such as PTV Home, PTV News, PTV World, PTV Bolan and PTV National.
Since its launch, PTV Sports has telecasted numerous sports events. Squash, climbing, badminton, baseball and golf are some other sports on PTV Sports. As of 2015, PTV Sports has telecasted numerous multisport events, including National Games of Pakistan, Asian Games, World Universiade Games and Olympic Games.
PTV Sports telecasts all cricket tournaments and series that involve Pakistan. ICC Cricket World Cup, ACC Asia Cup, ICC T20 World Cup, Ashes Cricket Series and Big Bash League are major cricketing events telecasted in PTV Sports.
PTV Sports also telecasts all football matches where Pakistan participates. FIFA World Cup, UEFA European Championship, SAFF Championship, Barclays Premier League and The Football Association Challenge Cup are some football events telecasted on PTV Sports. It is the first time that Barclays Premier League is telecasted in Pakistan.
Hockey World Cup, FIH Hockey World League, Hockey Champions Trophy and Sultan Azlan Shah Cup are some hockey tournaments telecasted on PTV Sports. Tennis events telecasted on PTV Sports include Wimbledon, Australian Open, Roland Garros and U.S. Open Tennis Championships.
As of August 2015, “Spice Views With Dr. Nauman Niaz,” “Sports Tonight,” “Keh Dein Jo Kehna Hai” and “Sports Circle” are some featured programs on PTV Sports.