Dream11

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.

According to report in Entrackr, MPL has raised $34 million from SIG Global while Sequoia Capital and RTP Global have invested $11.5 and $12.5 million respectively in MPL’s holding company M League. GV Games has put in $9 million, followed by MDI Ventures and CE Ventures’ with $5 million and $2 million.

Sep 15, 2020 13:09
MUMBAI: Disney+ Hotstar, India’s leading premium streaming platform Tuesday announced fantasy sports platform Dream11 as the co-presenting sponsor of the upcoming 13th edition of the Indian Premier League, set to kick off in the UAE on September 19.  The platform has also onboarded 12 other key sponsors for 2020's first big sporting extravaganza.
Sep 11, 2020 19:09
NEW DELHI: TCM Sports Management, along with Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA), announce Karbonn Smartphones as the title sponsor, Dream11 as the powered by partner for the recently announced JPL T20.  Multisports aggregator platform FanCode will be live streaming all the 33 matches. 
Aug 26, 2020 19:08
MUMBAI: Even as the exit of VIVO as title sponsor of the Indian Premier League has left a Rs 2.18 billion hole in the Indian cricket board's coffers that cannot be filled, there still remains a few other sponsorship slots that the BCCI is hopeful of filling in the coming days. 
Aug 24, 2020 14:08
MUMBAI: The postponement of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League, forced by the coronavirus panedemic, has provided a silver lining for at least one stakeholder in world cricket's richest annual tournament. 
Aug 21, 2020 17:08
MUMBAI: After awarding fantasy gaming platform Dream11 title sponsorship rights for Indian Premier League 2020, the BCCI has unveiled the new logo for IPL 2020.  This should hopefully also put a lid on all the "uber patriotism static" floating around the award of the rights to Dream11, over the fact that Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd is a major stakeholder in the Indian fantasy gaming major. 
Aug 20, 2020 19:08
MUMBAI: The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), which claims to represent 70 million traders and has been a strong votary of calls to boycott Chinese products, on Thursday escalated its protest over the the award of IPL 2020 title sponsor rights to Dream11 in a letter to Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju.
Aug 19, 2020 19:08
MUMBAI: Even as the IPL governing council on Wednesday confirmed Dream11 as the new title sponsor of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League, rumblings of opposition were already doing the rounds.
Aug 18, 2020 11:08
MUMBAI: Fantasy games company, Dream11, with a bid of Rs 2.22 billion will be the title sponsor for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), which will be played in the UAE from September 19 due to the ongoing global pandemic. 
Jul 20, 2020 17:07
MUMBAI: Fantasy sports platform Dream11, which had earlier this year been put on hold plans to raise $150-200 million in funding at a $2-2.2 billion valuation as a fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant chaos around it, is back "at the table" as it were.  
Jul 10, 2020 20:07
MUMBAI: India's leading fantasy sports platform Dream11, which is also a major sponsor of the Indian Premier League (IPL), has come under scrutiny after the BCCI’s anti-corruption unit (ACU) provided inputs to Punjab police questioning the role of the platform's sister firm FanCode, a streaming website that live broadcast the Uva T20 League shown as being held in Sri Lanka but actually played at a local club ground in Sawar