MUMBAI: Chinese smartphone major VIVO on Wednesday announced the appointment of Team India cricket captain Virat Kohli as its brand ambassador.

With the association, VIVO, which is also the title sponsor of the upcoming Indian Premier League, aims to reach the millennials and technologically driven consumers.

Mar 11, 2021 19:03
NEW DELHI: Chinese smartphone company Vivo is back as title sponsor of the Indian Premier League, asserting that in the coming year it will expand its portfolio of premium devices, and focus on new technologies like 5G.
Feb 12, 2021 12:02
MUMBAI: The IPL 2021 player auction list is out with a total of 292 cricketers set to go under the hammer in Chennai on February 18th, 2021. 1114 cricketers had initially registered for the auction. The final list was then pruned after the eight franchises submitted their shortlist of players.
Oct 21, 2020 12:10
NYON, Switzerland: Chinese smartphone major VIVO, which exited from the IPL 2020 title sponsorship ahead of the event, has now signed off on a four-year deal with UEFA to become an official partner of the next two editions of the European Championships.
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 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 10, 2020 19:08
MUMBAI: Famed yoga expert 'Baba' Ramdev-promoted Patanjali Ayurved's spokesperson SK Tijarawala has confirmed the firm was "considering" a bid for the title sponsorship of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL).  The slot for title sponsorship of IPL is now open after Chinese smartphone maker Vivo exited the deal, most definitely for this year, and in all probability, permanently.  
Aug 06, 2020 17:08
MUMBAI: Bowing to the inevitable, the BCCI confirmed Thursday that Vivo has dropped the baton on title rights for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League.  The Indian cricket board sent out a one-line statement on Thursday afternoon, stating: "The BCCI and Vivo Mobile India Pvt Ltd have decided to suspend their partnership for Indian Premier League in 2020 (emphasis ours)." 
Aug 04, 2020 19:08
MUMBAI: There is nothing official about it. Yet! But With 46 days left for the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League, rumours were swirling through the day that title sponsor Vivo has pulled the plug on its IPL association.
Aug 03, 2020 17:08
NEW DELHI: In a move that looks meant more for public consumption rather than real conviction, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) - India’s apex trader body - has opposed the decision taken by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to retain Chinese firm Vivo as title sponsor of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Jun 30, 2020 19:06
NEW DELHI: Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia on Tuesday called for a gradual end to Chinese sponsorship in the Indian Premier League, amid escalating tensions between the two countries owing to the violent clash in eastern Ladakh earlier this month.