The 2022 Commonwealth Games kicked off on 28 July in Birmingham, United Kingdom. Plenty of excitement and exhilarating sporting thrills are expected as over 5,000 world-class athletes from 72 Commonwealth Nations are participating in 280+ events across 20 sports. Catch all of the games live on Dialog Television and on the Dialog ViU App, until the end of the games on 9 August.
The Games will be live on your Dialog Television on Sony Ten 1 (Ch. No 68), Sony Ten 2 (Ch. No 70), Sony Six (Ch. No 76), Sony Ten 2 HD (Ch. No 131) and Sony Six HD (Ch. No 135). With sports ranging from badminton to gymnastics, hockey, rugby, table tennis, cycling, aquatics, cricket, boxing, netball, squash, swimming, athletics, judo, triathlons, wrestling, and more, the Games are set to deliver exceptional excitement and thrills for all sports lovers.
You can also catch the Games anytime, anywhere with the Dialog ViU app, with existing Dialog Television customers having the flexibility to conveniently watch the Games on the app, if they have already activated the above channels, without any data charges. New subscribers can simply activate the ViU Sports Pack via https://go.viu.lk/Sports and tune in to the Commonwealth Games 2022 live in Birmingham.
Held every 4 years since 1930, the purpose of the games is to “make a world of difference for everyone at the games”. 110 Sri Lankan athletes will be taking part in various sports events, including Yupun Abeykoon, Milka de Silva, Chamara Dharmawardene, and Commonwealth Medallists Chinthana Vidanage, Indika Dissanayake, Chathuranga Lakmal and Vidanalage Bandara to name a few.
If you have not yet subscribed for the channels on which the games will be aired, then subscribe right now by simply using the My Dialog App or via an SMS. On the My Dialog App simply click on the channels you wish to activate, and to activate a channel via SMS, send an SMS reading “On <space> Your Dialog Television Account Number <space> Channel Number” to 0770 679 679.