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ONE World Sports

August 25, 2011 18:28 ET

DISH Network Launches ONE World Sports Channel

Top Soccer, Golf and Basketball Events From East Asia Now Available to DISH Network Customers in U.S.

ENGLEWOOD, CO--(Marketwire - Aug 25, 2011) - DISH Network L.L.C., the leader in international programming in the United States, today announced the launch of ONE World Sports (OWS) -- the foremost provider of Asian sports in the United States.

"As the nation's largest provider of international channels, DISH Network is proud to be the first to offer ONE World Sports -- a new and independent sports channel dedicated to Asian sports," said Chris Kuelling, vice president of International Programming for DISH Network. "We recognize that the number of international and Asian-American customers is expanding rapidly, and we are thrilled to now offer a wide variety of Asian sports to our viewers through the launch of ONE World Sports."

"We are pleased that DISH Network is our initial television launch partner," said Richard Stone, senior vice president of Distribution, ONE World Sports. "Delivering soccer and other international sports programming to Asian-Americans addresses the pent-up demand for Asia's top professional teams and championships. Now with the help of DISH Network, we are able to satisfy that demand."

ONE World Sports' programming includes: Japanese J-League Soccer, Korean K-League Soccer, Chinese C-League Soccer, One Asia Tour Golf, and more great professional sports from Asia. Schedules and more information regarding ONE World Sports programming can be found at www.OneWorldSports.com. Interested customers can also visit http://www.dishnetwork.com/international for more information. DISH Network customers will find the network on Channel 646.

About DISH Network

DISH Network L.L.C., the U.S. leader in international programming, provides more than 200 ethnic channels in 29 languages -- more than any other pay-TV provider. To learn more about DISH Network's international programming or to order any of the South Asian programming packages, visit: www.dishnetwork.com/international.

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About ONE World Sports Network

ONE World Sports (OWS) --The Leader in Asian Sports is the first English language multi-screen, multi-platform Asian focused sports network in the United States. OWS has exclusive live and same-day coverage of international professional sporting events including Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League, Japanese J-League Soccer, Korean K-League Soccer, Chinese C-League Soccer, One Asia Tour Golf, International Table Tennis Federation Pro Tour Series, BWF Super Series Badminton and more sports from around the world.

ONE Media Corp, Inc., the parent company to OWS, has operations and programming offices located in Dallas, Fort Worth, Atlanta, Las Vegas, New York, and Singapore. Learn more at www.OneWorldSports.com.

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