BANGKOK, THAILAND – Ausgust 28, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – A historic turn for the FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship as the 2017 race will be streamed live on twenty3.tv for global fans to indulge in an action-packed race between the world’s best SuperMoto riders. Twenty3.tv, an Over-The-Top (OTT) platform innovated by E-Plus Global Sdn Bhd, will stream the race in HD at 11:00AM and 10:00AM (+7:00GMT) on 2 and 3 September 2017 respectively.
“The group’s innovation is beyond the race’s improvements for our riders and fans. Through this partnership with E-Plus Global Sdn Bhd, I believe that this platform will enhance our outreach to fans across the world. Available in both the mobile application and website streaming, global fans can indulge into the race at their fingertips,” said Satheswaran Mayachandran, CEO of Asia Supersports Group.
The 2017 FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship will kick off its season opener at the Thailand Circuit Motorsport Complex, Nakhon Chai Si, on 2 and 3 September 2017. Home-country rider and 2015 season champion will return to the circuit after a year hiatus to battle for the season title against 2016 champion Muhd Habibullah.
FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship is promoted by Asia Supersports Group, a consortium of three companies namely Bikenation Motorsports Sdn Bhd, Trade My Superbike and E-Plus Global Sdn Bhd; sanctioned by FIM Asia and FMSCT; and supported by Malaysia Major Events, a division of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (an agency under the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia), Malay Mail, Kelab Blogger Ben Ashaari and TX Sports.
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ABOUT FIM ASIA
Founded in 1904, the Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme is an international organisation, which was created to control and develop the sporting and touring aspects of motorcycling and to assist motorcycle users in those fields. The FIM as defined in the statutes is the supreme and sole international authority empowered to control international motorcycling activities organised under its jurisdiction throughout the world and as such acts as the supreme court for the settlement of disputes which may arise from the organisation of such activities. The official titles of World Championships, Continental Championships and FIM Prize events in all disciplines of the motorcycle sport belong to the FIM. FIM Asia is comprised of 28 National Motorcycle Federations in Asia where they organize a large number of events and Championships in over 30 Asian countries. www.fim-live.com
ABOUT MALAYSIA MAJOR EVENTS
Malaysia Major Events (MME) is a division of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB), an agency under the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Malaysia (MoTAC). MME was established under the Government’s Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) to identify, promote, facilitate as well as support viable international events to be staged in Malaysia. With its main objective to enhance Malaysia’s economic growth and profile, MME is also tasked to identify and support major event bids for sports, arts, lifestyles and entertainment events and provide assistance to home-grown and home-hosted events in order to further strengthen Malaysia’s global appeal as the venue of choice for major events in the region. MME also acts as a conduit between the public and private sectors in ensuring seamless processes are achieved through synergistic relationships with diverse event stakeholders in staging successful events in Malaysia.
ABOUT ASIA SUPERSPORTS GROUP SDN BHD
Asia Supersports Group Sdn Bhd (ASG) is a group established with decades of motorsport and event experience in the industry. Pioneering in the sports of SuperMoto, ASG has catapulted to international fame with its organisation of the annual FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship. The group’s passion for motorsport also led to the establishment of the Malaysian SuperMoto Championship which has successfully elevated the hybrid sport’s status in Malaysia. By championing quality race production for fans and enthusiasts, the group is now a step closer to achieving its goal as a top global motorsport promoter. www.supermotoasia.com
ABOUT E-PLUS GLOBAL SDN BHD
E-Plus Global Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of E-Plus Limited (NSX:8EP), is one of Asia’s largest and front-running event management agency. Incorporated in 2004, the award-winning integrated events and marketing agency provides innovative and creative ideas in both planning and execution for local and international clients. Over the years, the company has continually set industry standards for its unique ideas and practices. The company’s credential led to its operations expansion to five other countries and is currently fully operational in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand. www.eplusglobal.com
Source: E-Plus Global Sdn Bhd