SOURCE: JumpTV Inc.

October 10, 2007 12:27 ET

South American World Cup Qualifying Matches Available Live on JumpTV.com

Watch Argentina, Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Ecuador and the Best Latin American National Teams Fight to Qualify for the 2010 World Cup

TORONTO--(Marketwire - October 10, 2007) - Beginning this Saturday, October 13, 2007, JumpTV will begin offering the 2010 South American World Cup Qualifying matches live, online. JumpTV will be broadcasting the first four rounds, or 20 games, of the World Cup Qualifying matches at JumpTV.com, available in the United States and Canada.

Now, there is no need to miss a minute of these hard fought matches; from Colombia vs. Brazil to Argentina vs. Chile, all a fan needs is a high-speed Internet connection to watch their favorite teams begin the journey to World Cup glory.

South American football fans can subscribe to a single match that will range in price from US$7.95-13.95, or save 25% by purchasing all the games of any one team/country. Full game replays will also be available on a video-on-demand basis 24 hours after the live match has aired.

Commentary for the games will be available in English and Spanish as well as in Portuguese for matches where Brazil is playing.

Additionally, subscribers will have access to news clips and highlights of the games, as well as in depth editorial coverage produced by JumpTV's Hispanic sports portal, SportsYA.com.

The games available include:

Round 1

October 13th, 2007 -- Saturday

Local EDT

16:30 14:30 Uruguay vs. Bolivia

17:40 16:40 Argentina vs. Chile

17:50 18:50 Ecuador vs. Venezuela

20:00 21:00 Perú vs. Paraguay

October 14th, 2007 - Sunday

16:00 17:00 Colombia vs. Brazil


Round 2

October 16th, 2007 - Tuesday

Local EDT

20:40 20:40 Venezuela vs. Argentina

October 17th, 2007 - Wednesday

16:00 16:00 Bolivia vs. Colombia

18:10 18:10 Paraguay vs. Uruguay

19:10 18:10 Chile vs. Perú

22:00 20:00 Brazil vs. Ecuador


Round 3

November 17th, 2007 - Saturday

Local EST

16:00 13:00 Uruguay vs. Chile

17:10 15:10 Paraguay vs. Ecuador

19:20 17:20 Argentina vs. Bolivia

19:30 19:30 Colombia vs. Venezuela

November 18th 2007 -Sunday

15:00 15:00 Perú vs. Brazil


Round 4

November 20th, 2007 - Tuesday

Local EST

18:00 16:00 Chile vs. Paraguay

19:10 18:10 Venezuela vs. Bolivia

20:20 20:20 Colombia vs. Argentina

November 21st, 2007 - Wednesday

16:30 16:30 Ecuador vs. Perú

21:45 18:45 Brazil vs. Uruguay

*Dates and times subject to change -- updated schedule will be available at http://qualifiers.jumptv.com

The live matches will be made available exclusively online through JumpTV via JumpTV.com as well as through its online distribution partners.

The rights to the 2010 South American World Cup Qualifying Matches were awarded to JumpTV through their partnership with SCP Worldwide, a New York-based sports, media and entertainment company.

About JumpTV

JumpTV (AIM: JTV) (TSX: JTV) is a leading distributor of live international television and sports over the Internet. With more than 300 television channels from 75+ countries and more than 175 partnerships with sports teams and leagues, JumpTV delivers full-screen sports, news and entertainment content on a real-time basis from all corners of the globe to computers, Internet-enabled television sets, IP set-top-boxes and cell phones with browser access. For more information, visit www.jumptv.com.

Contact Information

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