Basketball Africa League Announced Broadcasters List

Watch Basketball Africa League live streaming games on ESPN, beIN SPORTS, NBA TV, Canal+, Tencent Video, TSN, AFN and VOA. BAL 2024 will live telecast in more than 210 countries across the world

The Basketball Africa League has announced the partnership between the BAL and broadcasters to telecast the BAL 2024 live games throughout Africa and worldwide through Tencent Video, TSN, American Forces Network (AFN), Canal+, ESPN, beIN SPORTS, NBA TV and Voice of America (VOA). Basketball fans around the world can live stream Basketball Africa League online on

The first season of the BAL season starts on Sunday, May 16, at 4 p.m. CAT when Nigeria’s Rivers Hoopers will compete at the Kigali Arenas in Kigali, Rwanda, in the Rwandan Basketball Club.

BAL 2024 TV Schedule

The other games in the group phase will include the Senegal Sports Customs vs. Algeria’s Sports Group of the petrol workers, Egypt’s Zamalek vs. Mozambique’s Ferroviàrio de Maputo and Madagascar National Gendarmerie Basketball Club, Angola’s Petro de Luanda vs. Mali’s Sportive Police, and Morocco’s Association Sports Club. 

The other games will be opened in the group phase. Sunday, May 30 at 4 p.m. CAT the first BAL finals will take place. All 26 BAL games in Francophone and English-speaking countries and in sub-Saharan Africa will be airborne by the Canal+ and ESPN. All BAL live stream games will be showcased in those territories, on ESPN streaming channels.

Basketball Africa League Broadcasters List

Africa ESPN Africa and Canal+ Afrique
ChinaTencent Video
United StatesNBA TV and Voice of America
Middle-East, Asia & Europe beIN Sports

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The TSN will also be offering BAL games and scheduling in Canada as well as Tencent Video in China. AFN distributes games live and delayed across the country in 168 countries and territories to the U.S. military base and sea ships. Are going to broadcast live games and on time all season long.

NBA Television will broadcast 12 BAL live games and select delayed games in the group, quarter-finals, semifinals, and finals in the United States and worldwide. The NBA App, NBA official website and BAL Official site will provide the Basketball Africa League live streaming online.

Canal+ will also generate and sell original auxiliary programming, including “BAL Action” weekly magazine. With a wide range of programming online and mobile sites, VOA will broadcast 24 sports, including select games in English, French, Portuguese, Kinyarwanda, Bambara & Wolof throughout Africa.

Via its flagship network, the IN SPORTS, beIN Media Group will air the 26 Arabic matches. Including the opening match and quarterfinals, semifinals, and finals in the Middle and North Africans.

BAL Format

BAL games will also have opening games, quarter-finals, half-finals, and finals for selecting free-to-air channels in Africa. Both ESPN+ games will take place in the United States and ESPN News will also include the opening game and the Finals.

In select countries in Asia-Pacific, the Caribbean, Europe, and Latin America, ESPN will be hosting the opening game and Finals.

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With the 12 teams divided into three groups of four, the BAL offers an 18-game group phase. Each team will once meet the three other teams in its division during the group phase. In each of the three rounds, the 8 best teams from the group phase are qualifying for playoffs.