Cricket

NEW DELHI: The most powerful cricket body in the world has yet again been forced to eat humble pie after falling at the wrong end of the stick on the legal front. Needless to say, it is a seriously expensive pie. 

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is reportedly ready to cough up compensation of over Rs8 billion to IPL franchise Kochi Tuskers Kerala for terminating its contract in 2011, a massive mark-up on the Rs3 billion the team's promoters were initially willing to settle for.

Sep 18, 2020 17:09
MUMBAI: Colgate-Palmolive (India) Limited, the market leader in Oral Care in the country, has collaborated as the official Smile Partner with six teams at the upcoming Indian Premier League 2020.
Sep 18, 2020 17:09
NEW DELHI: Earlier this year, as the COVID-19 pandemic gripped the world, countless frontline workers risked their lives for the sake of others, with their selfless efforts. As a small token of gratitude, Delhi Capitals, through its digital initiative "Salaam Dilli", recognised the contribution of some frontline workers from Delhi NCR.
Sep 18, 2020 16:09
MUMBAI: Emerging Media Sporting Holding - the parent company that owns Rajasthan Royals and second-highest shareholder of the three stakeholders that own the Indian Premer League franchise - is reportedly set to increase its stake in the franchise by 13.4%, through a proposed all-cash deal worth $26 million (Rs 1.9+ billion), pending BCCI approval.
Sep 18, 2020 16:09
NEW DELHI: Fantasy sports platform Faboom has announced Indian YouTube star Bhuvan Bam as its brand ambassador. Bhuvan, who is one of the earliest and biggest YouTube stars in India, will be the face of Faboom during this season of Indian Premier League. Through this association, he will create content and promote the brand's format to his existing followers and a wider audience.
Sep 18, 2020 15:09
MUMBAI: Close on the heels of fantasy sports platform Dream11's parent company Dream Sports raising $225 million in primary and secondary investment, Mobile Premier League (MPL) has reportedly closed $75 million in fresh financing led by SIG Global India Fund.
Sep 17, 2020 20:09
MUMBAI: As India gears up for the cricket season, Mondelez India’s iconic brand, Cadbury Dairy Milk has partnered with Mumbai Indians, as their official Goodness Partner to spread the message of acknowledging the unacknowledged with the “#SayThankYou” initiative.  
Sep 17, 2020 19:09
MUMBAI: Indian Premier League title defenders Mumbai Indians Thursday launched an array of virtual fan engagement innovations to share with its "MI Paltan" (fan army).   After launching its season’s theme campaign earlier this week, calling fans for responsible celebrations, the franchise has now unveiled a slew of digital initiatives just ahead of their IPL 2020 season opener on 19th September.  
Sep 17, 2020 19:09
MUMBAI: This is interesting. Just ahead of the Indian Premier League 2020, and in the middle of all the social media-driven anti-China brouhaha, Chinese smartphone brand OPPO has signed on Indian cricket's "Mr Patriot" MS Dhoni himself, as brand ambassador. 
Sep 17, 2020 19:09
BENGALURU: Nestlé MILO has partnered with Royal Challengers Bangalore for the 2020 season of the Indian Premier League. Through this partnership, MILO aims to reaffirm its core purpose of encouraging sports among children.
Sep 17, 2020 18:09
MUMBAI: Ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 13th edition, Star Sports, the official broadcaster of the tournament, have unveiled a star-studded commentary panel that includes some of the finest and most reputed cricket experts across the world to offer detailed match analysis and insights to its viewers.