Champions League, Chinese Taipei vs Malaysia, TNB Cup Final: What to watch this week

Oleh Seng Foo 18 Februari 2020 195
Champions League, Chinese Taipei vs Malaysia, TNB Cup Final: What to watch this week
Astro Sports Pack subscribers, don't miss these exciting events and games on Astro and Astro GO this week (coverage is subject to change)!
 

EPL: Chelsea vs Manchester United


Schedule: Tuesday, February 18 @ 4:00am 
Channel: Astro Supersport 3 (CH813 & CH834)
After beating them 4-0 at Old Trafford and 2-1 in the Carabao Cup, will Ole Gunnar Solskjaer make it three straight wins against Frank Lampard's Chelsea? It is also a crunch match for the Red Devils, who are six points behind their upcoming opponents, currently sitting in fourth place and the final UEFA Champions League spot.
 

UCL: Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool

Schedule: Wednesday, February 19 @ 4:00am
Channel: beIN Sports Max (CH819)
The UEFA Champions League resumes this week with Liverpool's visit to Madrid being arguably one of the biggest last-16 ties this season. Despite that, form-wise, Diego Simeone's team have been inconsistent throughout the season, while the title holders have continued their marauding start in the Premier League.
 

Recopa Sudamericana: Independiente del Valle vs Flamengo


Schedule: Thursday, February 20 @ 9:30am
Channel: Astro Supersport (CH811 & CH831)
Independiente del Valle play host to Copa Libertadores champions Flamengo in the first leg of the annual competition at the Estadio Olimpico Atahualpa in Quito, Ecuador, hoping to become the first Copa Sudamericana winners to emerge victorious since River Plate did it in 2015.
 

UEL: Club Brugge vs Manchester United


Schedule: Friday, February 21 @ 1:55am
Channel: beIN Sports Max (CH819) 
The Red Devils haven't had a great Premier League season, but the same cannot be said about their UEFA Europa League campaign. The 2017 winners recorded four wins, one draw and one loss in the group stage to book a last-32 meeting with their Belgian counterparts.
 

FIBA Asia Cup Qualifying: Chinese Taipei vs Malaysia


Schedule: Friday, February 21 @ 7:00pm
Channel: Astro Arena (CH801 & CH802)
The Malaysia men's national basketball team continue their quest to reach the FIBA Asia Cup for the first time since 2015 as they tip off the 2021 main qualifying round against Chinese Taipei.
 

ITTF World Tour: Hungarian Open


Schedule: February 22 - 23
Channel: Astro Supersport 2 (CH812 & CH832)
Chinese players have swept clean all the titles in Budapest for the past three years, but all could change this season's Hungarian Open as a coronavirus outbreak has threatened to affect the Chinese's participation.
 

BWF World Tour: Spain Masters


Schedule: February 22 - 23
Channel: Astro Supersport 4 (CH814 & CH834)
The third edition of the Super 300 tournament is the only BWF World Tour action in February after the Lingshui China Masters has been postponed due to a coronavirus outbreak. The previous year's winners of Viktor Axelsen (men's singles), Mia Blichfeldt (women's singles) as well as Lee Yang and Wang Chi-lin (men's doubles) are expected to be back to defend their respective titles.
 

Men's TNB Cup Final


Schedule: Saturday, February 22 @ 8:00pm
Channel: Astro Arena (CH801 & CH802)
After winning the Charity Shield and the Malaysia Hockey League title, UniKL are favourites to secure a treble as they gear up for the men's edition of the TNB Cup. The university side face Maybank in the semi-finals, with the winning team taking on either Tenaga Nasional or Terengganu in the final.
 

EPL: Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur


Schedule: Saturday, February 22 @ 8:30pm
Channel: Astro Supersport 3 (CH813 & CH833)
The pupil takes on the master once again as Frank Lampard welcomes Jose Mourinho back to Stamford Bridge, hoping to repeat his side's earlier league triumph to strengthen their top-four grip.
 

NBA: Milwaukee Bucks vs Philadelphia 76ers


Schedule: Sunday, February 23 @ 9:30am
Channel: Astro Supersport 4 (CH814 & CH834)
The series between both Eastern Conference sides is locked at 1-1 after Giannis Antetokounmpo and Co. beat the Sixers earlier this month to avenge their December loss. With that, it means the Philadelphia side need to win this encounter to stand a chance of winning the series for the first time since the 2011/12 season.

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