The Olympic Channel, the leading internet TV service operated by the International Olympic Committee, has launched a Hindi service for sports lovers around the world.
Fans and users, with the launch of the Hindi language platform, will now have the option to experience the Olympic Channel in Hindi as one of the 12 languages offered on the global digital platform at Olympicchannel.com and its mobile applications.
In addition to the multilingual user interface, fans and users will have the option to experience the Olympic Channel in Hindi and participate in locally-produced daily news, news and features as well as the series. Olympic-themed documentary with emphasis on Indian Athletes, Teams, and Sports.
Coinciding with the launch of the Hindi channel, viewers also got a new four-episode documentary Shakti: Super Indian Women. The original Olympic Channel series featured Indian female athletes Dipa Karmakar, Deepika Kumari, Sakshi Malik and Sandhya Shetty, who faced incomparable obstacles to participate in sports to achieve their dreams.
Having Hindi language available on a global digital platform is an important step in the Olympic Channel: Evolution as we seek to create more personalized experiences for Olympic fans around the world, Mr. Mark Parkman, general manager of IOC Global Olympic channel, said. This is a great way to attract more fans in developing markets and tell great Olympic stories in a way that connects them directly as we build excitement on our way to Tokyo 2020.
To experience the Olympic Channel in a language other than English, users can select the option via the language button in the upper right corner of olympicchannel.com. On the Olympic Channel app, the experience will coincide with the language of the mobile operating system. To choose another language, users should change the operating system language preference on their mobile device.
Offering unparalleled access to year-round athletes and Olympic athletes, the free Olympic channel OTT service is registered worldwide after the 2016 Olympic Games. Through inspiring stories , comprehensive coverage, original programming, live events and exclusive interviews, the Olympic Channel provides fans with a dedicated media platform to follow the sports and athletes they love. Their likes before, during and after the Olympic Games on their way to Tokyo 2020 and beyond.
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