Astro Arena is a Malaysian television station owned by Radio Televisyen Malaysia and Astro. It is the first 24/7 sports channel in Malay in Malaysia. This channel can be watched on channel 801 through Family Pack Astro. Launched on March 26, 2010, it was the idea of YB, the former Malaysian Minister of Youth and Sports. Dato' Sri Ahmad Shaberi Cheek, together with the Malaysian Olympic Council and Astro to create a sports channel exclusively dedicated to the development of Malaysian sports.
Astro Arena is a 4-in-1 channel that offers live local sports, comprehensive coverage of local and international sports news 7 days a week, informative magazine and information programs, and interactive audience engagement.
The channel provides 700 hours of live local sports a year, and the additional 2,000 hours of replays greatly increases the number of local sports available in the country. It also provides up to 56 hours of weekly coverage of the world's best sports that attract internationally competitive Malaysians or Malaysian audiences.
Astro Arena is currently free to view for Astro customers and NJOI customers in Malaysia in standard definition (SD) on channel 831 (current NJOI customers only) and high definition (HD) on channel 801 (Astro customers). and NJOI prepaid).