Good news for sports fans in Malaysia as beIN SPORTS CONNECT has been officially added to Astro's growing list of streaming service partners.

It was launched on the Ultra Box on Wednesday alongside the iQIYI and TVBAnywhere+ apps, allowing customers to stream more live global sporting events and great Asian entertainment including Korean, Chinese and Hong Kong dramas and movies on their big screen TV.

Those with an Astro Sports Pack subscription can access all the content on beIN SPORTS CONNECT, such as UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and Laver Cup, on the TV screen via the Ultra Box or on the mobile app.

"As the leading aggregator in Malaysia, we welcome beIN SPORTS CONNECT, iQIYI, and TVBAnywhere+ onto our Ultra Box, joining global streaming services like Netflix and Disney+ Hotstar.

"More than 600,000 Ultra and Ulti Box customers can stream the biggest TV shows, signature local content and live sports all in one place without ever needing to leave the Astro interface, delivering a seamless and truly enjoyable entertainment experience," said Euan Smith, CEO of Astro TV.