JDT vs Luneng, Spurs vs Man City, Chinese GP: What to watch this week

By Seng Foo 9 April 2019 195
JDT vs Luneng, Spurs vs Man City, Chinese GP: What to watch this week
Get ready for an action-packed week of sports! Here are 10 of the best Astro Sports Pack offerings this week on Astro and Astro GO (coverage is subject to change).

ACL: Shandong Luneng vs Johor Darul Ta'zim

Schedule: Tuesday, April 9th @ 7:30pm
Channel: Fox Sports
After losing to Kashima Antlers and drawing with Gyeongnam, the Southern Tigers' search for their first AFC Champions League win continues in China as they visit Shandong Luneng, who boast former English Premier League stars Marouane Fellaini and Graziano Pelle among their ranks. 

UCL: Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester City

Schedule: Thursday, April 11th @ 3:00am
Channel: beIN Sports Max
If they want to win a historic quadruple, Pep Guardiola's men have to get past Tottenham, whom they will face three times in their next four matches, starting this week in the UEFA Champions League. The all-Premier League affair is also set to mark the European debut of Spurs' brand new stadium, which was officially open earlier this month.

BWF World Tour: Singaporean Open (Quarter-Finals to Finals)

Schedule: April 12th - April 14th
Channel: Astro Supersport 4
The Super 500 event is one of the rare BWF World Tour tournaments with different winners across all five categories in the last few editions. Will we witness the first successful title defence in Singapore this year, including by Malaysian shuttlers Goh Soon Huat and Shevon Jemie Lai who won the mixed doubles crown?

UEL: Arsenal vs Napoli

Schedule: Friday, April 12th @ 3:00am
Channel: beIN Sports Max
Arguably the most exciting match-up in the UEFA Europa League quarter-finals, Arsenal welcome Napoli to the Emirates Stadium, where they have had a formidable record in all competitions, losing just three times this season. Their Italian counterparts, haven't fared well on the road and are on a run of just three wins in the last eight matches.

ONE Championship: Roots of Honor

Schedule: Friday, April 12th @ 8:30pm
Channel: Astro Arena
Following an epic event in Japan, ONE Championship heads to Manila, Philippines, with a star-studded card. Martin "The Situ-Asian" Nguyen is scheduled to defend his ONE Featherweight World Championship against Narantungalag "Tungaa" Jadambaa in the main event, while the co-headliner features ONE Strawweight World Title rematch between champion Yosuke "The Ninja" Saruta and Joshua "The Passion" Pacio.

Serie A: SPAL vs Juventus

Schedule: Saturday, April 13th @ 9:00pm
Channel: Fox Sports
Bianconeri fans, get ready to break out the champagne as Juventus can seal their eighth straight league title, and 35th overall, this Saturday with a win over SPAL, regardless of second-placed Napoli's result against Chievo. If successful, it will also be Cristiano Ronaldo's third different league title, an uncommon feat in club football.

Premier League: Liverpool vs Chelsea

Schedule: Sunday, April 14th @ 11:00pm
Channel: Astro Supersport 3
With only a handful of league games remaining, Chelsea could give the blues to Jurgen Klopp's side in their title race against Manchester City, who have a game in hand and play Crystal Palace on the same matchday.

Premier Boxing Champions: Quillin vs Truax

Schedule: Sunday, April 14th @ 10:00am
Channel: beIN Sports
Former world boxing champions go toe-to-toe this weekend with Peter Quillin taking on Caleb Truax in a 12-round IBF super middleweight title eliminator. The event is also set to feature top middleweight contender Sergiy Derevyanchenko against Jack Culcay in a 12-round IBF title eliminator.

UFC 236: Holloway vs Poirier 2

Schedule: Sunday, April 14th @ 10:00am
Channel: Fox Sports 2
Two interim championship bouts are on the card in Atlanta, Georgia, as UFC Featherweight Champion Max Holloway faces Dustin Poirier for an interim UFC Lightweight Championship, and Kelvin Gastelum and Israel Adesanya square off in an interim UFC Middleweight Championship bout.

F1: Chinese Grand Prix

Schedule: Sunday, April 14th @ 1:00pm
Channel: Fox Sports
The F1 World Championship reaches a significant milestone this week as Shanghai hosts the 1000th Grand Prix in the history of the sport. Who will clinch the checkered flag of the significant race: five-time winner Lewis Hamilton, last year's victor Daniel Ricciardo, or someone else?

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