Dream11-owned FanCode launches live video content service

MUMBAI: Online gaming company Dream11’s ad-free multi-sport aggregator platform FanCode has announced the launch of a live video streaming solution with BrightCove.

FanCode selected Brightcove Video Cloud and Brightcove Live in order to power online video, live and on-demand, on its digital platform. Powered with this technology, FanCode will offer its users best-in-class, uninterrupted, live video viewing experience.

With an increasing demand for depth and variety of content from sports fans, FanCode aims to provide a platform for fans to access in-depth coverage of multiple sports and also enhance distribution of mainstream sports content, working with content creators, rights holders, and broadcasters.

FanCode also announces partnerships with the International Champions Cup 2019 and European Cricket League to exclusively stream live content in India.

FanCode will live stream all of the 18 matches of the pre-season friendly football matches of the International Champions Cup 2019 (ICC) including heavyweight clashes like Manchester United vs. Inter Milan, Juventus vs. Tottenham Hotspur, Real Madrid vs. Arsenal, FC Bayern vs. AC Milan and more.

ICC, which kicked off on 17th July, is an 11 team tournament consisting of football giants like Manchester United, Real Madrid, Juventus, Bayern Munich, and others. Furthermore, iconic football stars like Cristiano Ronaldo, Paul Pogba, Eden Hazard & Manuel Neuer will make this tournament an exciting one to watch on FanCode.

In addition, FanCode will exclusively live stream friendly games from the Rakuten Cup featuring Barcelona, Chelsea, Vissel Kobe and other games featuring teams like Napoli and Atletico Madrid.

FanCode will also live stream all three days of the European Cricket League, a first of its kind 3-day T10 tournament focussed on building cricket in Europe, featuring players from Germany, Italy, France & Spain, to name a few.

Talking about the future plans for FanCode, chief business officer Yannick Colaco said, “We are very excited about our video streaming service that leverages technology to provide users with a great viewing experience. This is yet another critical building block for us in setting up FanCode as a sports tech platform which can connect sports fans with content they crave for and we aim to expand these offerings through partnerships with other stakeholders in the ecosystem; including broadcasters, content creators and other rights holders.”

You may be interested