MUMBAI: After its recent launch of Star Sports 1 Bangla, broadcaster Star India has disclosed plans to expand its portfolio of regional language channels to include India’s first dedicated sports channel in Marathi.

And the timeline is in place as well, Star India MD Sanjay Gupta revealed to SportzPower recently during an exclusive and expansive interaction.

If all goes according to script, this would be the fifth regional language offering in the Star Sports channel line-up, which includes Tamil, Telugu and Kannada.