DISH Network Pay-Per-View to Exclusively Broadcast the India Tour of Pakistan Cricket Event

EchoStar Communications Corporations (NASDAQ: DISH) and its DISH Network announced that it has acquired the rights to broadcast the India Tour of Pakistan Cricket event.

The tour will include three "test matches" and five "one-day-internationals" beginning Jan.12 and ending February 19, giving subscribers 20 days of cricket. DISH Network subscribers can watch the games live on channels 457/471. Packages include:

All-Inclusive package- $149.95

One-Day International package- $109.95

DISH Network customers can order this event by calling 1-877-DISH PPV (347-4778) or by visiting Commercial customers can call 1-800-454-0843.

To order service or for more information on DISH Network, visit, call 1-800/333-DISH (3474), or contact your local DISH Network retailer.

About EchoStar Communications Corporation

EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) serves more than 12 million satellite TV customers through its DISH Network™, the fastest growing U.S. provider of advanced digital television services in the last five years. DISH Network offers hundreds of video and audio channels, Interactive TV, HDTV, sports and international programming, together with professional installation and 24-hour customer service. Visit EchoStar's DISH Network at or call 1-800-333-DISH (3474).




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