Pakistani Cricket Finds U.S. Home on Dish


EchoStar Communications Corp.’s Dish Network said Wednesday that it has acquired the rights to broadcast all Pakistani cricket home games in the United States for the remainder of 2005 through 2008.

The direct-broadcast satellite provider said the first home tour is England’s tour of Pakistan Nov. 11-Dec. 21. All three “Test Matches” and five “One-Day Internationals” are available for the package price of $99.95, or a “One Day International” package is available for $79.95.