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A new pitch: Reliance, Star in a deal for cricket on Jio - Financial Express

With this Jio users who had to earlier pay to watch live cricket tourneys such as the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Hotstar will be able to watch these for free. So far in order to watch a cricket match or any other form of content a Jio user had to ...

Gary Cahill considers leaving Chelsea over lack of playing time - The Indian Express

Chelsea defender Gary Cahill is considering leaving the Premier League club in January as he is frustrated with the lack of game time he is getting under new coach Maurizio Sarri. The centre ... For all the latest Sports News, download Indian Express App.

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2018-19: Amit Mishra reminds selectors about his presence yet again - Sportskeeda

If you look at Amit Mishra's last List A (domestic one-dayer), last ODI or last T20 (during the Indian Premier League this year), you will notice that he was the Man of the Match in each game. His team won all the matches and the veteran leg-spinner ...

'Universe Boss' turns 39 - top cricketers send Gayle birthday wishes - sportsmax.tv

Gayle, who recently took part both the Indian Premier League and Caribbean Premier League (CPL), is also expected to feature for the West Indies in the ICC World Cup in England next year. On Friday, several players and former players, including Virat ...

Ed Smith exemplifies England's alternative thinking - SA Cricket Mag (blog)

Indian Premier League naysayers for several seasons, the England and Wales Cricket Board have all but been made to eat their reservations in the wake of Buttler's Test comeback. It was orchestrated on the back of a successful IPL campaign for the ...

Arsenal's Unai Emery says club can cope without Ivan Gazidis - The Indian Express

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has said he would have preferred if Chief Executive Ivan Gazidis had not opted to join AC Milan, but is confident the north London club can cope with his departure. Gazidis led the process to hire Emery as Arsene Wenger's ...

KBC 10: Which of these was introduced in IPL for the first time in 2018? - Daily News & Analysis

The 10th season of Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) today enters its fourth week with the audience showering the show hosted by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan with lost of love. In 18 years the show made its debut on Indian television, the Kaun ...

Kiwis proving bargain buys in lucrative T20 leagues - New Zealand Herald

In its early incarnations, the short form leagues, notably the behemoth Indian Premier League, were besotted with the big names. Owners were star struck at their ability to sign and be photographed with some of the biggest names in the game. Indeed, it ...

Asia Cup 2018: India with a spate of wicket-keeping options - Sportskeeda

However, with the lack of good domestic wicket keeper batsmen at disposal for franchise tournaments like the Indian Premier League, there have been many cases of batsmen turning wicket-keepers for the tournament. The experience of keeping wickets in ...

Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today - CricTracker

Deepak Chahar was with Rajasthan team when he got the news of his maiden call-up to the Indian ODI squad after an injury to Hardik Pandya. Chahar did well in the Indian Premier League (IPL) earlier this year for the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and has ...

Indian Premier League rumoured to be headed to South Africa in ... - Cricket365.com

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) are rumoured to be considering moving the 2019 Indian Premier League to South Africa.

CSK Coach Stephen Fleming reveals a side to Dhoni which fans would have never guessed - Daily News & Analysis

... of Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Stephen Fleming who is currently a part of Star Sports Dug Out, revealed in a discussion during India's clash against Bangladesh how difficult it was to deal with Dhoni during net sessions in the Indian Premier League ...

Reliance Jio Will Live Stream Indian Cricket Matches on JioTV - The Quint

This tie-up is similar to how the English Premier League (EPL) football matches are streamed on Hotstar, with access of footage from UK telecasters. Getting the IPL is also a big coup for Reliance Jio and with cricket being a popular sport in the ...

Reliance Jio Partners With Star India to Stream all Indian Cricket Matches on Jio TV for 5 Years - MySmartPrice Gear

However, the company changed the trend with the introduction of free streaming services for India's premier sporting event, the IPL 2018. Users could watch IPL 2018 matches for free using their Reliance Jio TV app. The only cost incurred by them is the ...

Nadeem dreams of India cap 'destiny' after record bowl - Pakistan Observer

'I'm performing as well as I was in 2012 Karachi Pakistan fast bowler Junaid Khan is eyeing a return to the One Day International (ODI) squad after a quality performance in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). Junaid, who was the second-highest ...

Cricket Fraternity Wishes Chris Gayle on his 39th Birthday - Cricket Addictor

Meanwhile, Gayle played for the Kings XI Punjab in the eleventh season of the Indian Premier League. Gayle had also scored a fine hundred in IPL 2018. Gayle will be focusing on the coming ventures for the Windies. The country is all set to tour India ...

Reliance Jio, Star sign deal for India cricket telecast on JioTV, Hotstar - Business Standard

Star won the BCCI rights earlier this year for the 2018-23 period at a cost of Rs 61.38 billion. Apart from the BCCI media rights, Star also holds the rights to the International Cricket Council (ICC) matches up to 2022 and the Indian Premier League ...

Focus on 50-Over Game, Not T20: Coach Andrew Moles to Afghanistan U-19 Team - News18

"I think Afghanistan or any other country in the world are now driven by the IPL, the Big Bash and other Twenty20 leagues around the world. They see the income that players can generate through playing this form of cricket. They are on some TV every ...

Jio Inks Five-Year Partnership With Star India, To Stream All Cricket Matches of Indian Team on JioTV - TelecomTalk (blog)

The partnership between Jio and Star India is for five years and during this period, all the Cricket matches of Indian team will be live streamed on JioTV. During this year's IPL, Jio ran into a partnership with Hotstar and offered free streaming of ...

Jio to offer India cricket content, ties up with Star - Economic Times

MUMBAI: Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Industries is ensuring that Jio users will not have to pay separately for the India cricket matches organised by the BCCI. Reliance Industries has signed a five-year non-exclusive digital rights deal with Star India ...

The Indian Premier League is a professional Twenty20 cricket league in India contested during April and May of every year by franchise teams representing Indian cities. The league was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India in 2007. The title sponsor of the IPL in 2016 was Vivo Electronics, thus the league is officially known as the Vivo Indian Premier League. The current IPL title holders are Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Indian Premier League (IPL)
Indian Premier League.svg
Official IPL Logo
Countries India India
Administrator IPL Governing Body, BCCI
Format Twenty20
First tournament 2008
Last tournament 2016
Tournament format Round-robin and knockout finals
Number of teams 8
Current champion Sunrisers Hyderabad
(1st title)
Most successful (2 titles each)
Most runs India Virat Kohli (4110)
Most wickets Sri Lanka Lasith Malinga (143)
TV List of Broadcasters
Website iplt20.com
2017 Indian Premier League

The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a professional Twenty20 cricket league in India contested during April and May of every year by franchise teams representing Indian cities. The league was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in 2007. The title sponsor of the IPL in 2016 was Vivo Electronics, thus the league is officially known as the Vivo Indian Premier League. The current IPL title holders are Sunrisers Hyderabad.

The IPL is the most-attended cricket league in the world and ranks sixth among all sports leagues. In 2010, the IPL became the first sporting event in the world to be broadcast live on YouTube. The brand value of IPL was estimated to be US$4.5 billion in 2015 by American Appraisal, A Division of Duff & Phelps. According to BCCI, the 2015 IPL season contributed ₹11.5 billion (US$182 million) to the GDP of the Indian economy.

According to global valuation and corporate finance advisor Duff & Phelps, the value of brand IPL has jumped to $4.16 billion after the 2016 edition, against $3.54 billion in 2015. The 19% jump is despite the fact that the US dollar to Indian rupee currency has depreciated by nearly 10%.