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MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will hold its 89th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on December 24. 

Among pressing matters to be discussed in the AGM, the BCCI will be taking approval from representatives of all state associations for the inclusion of two new Indian Premier League teams.

A notice was issued detailing the agenda of the AGM, which was signed by BCCI secretary Jay Shah.

Additionally, the AGM will elect the vice-president, a position that's been lying vacant since Mahim Verma quit to join the Cricket Association of Uttarakhand.

Dec 03, 2020 11:12
NEW DELHI: A final verdict from the Supreme Court on a matter it has already adjudicated on twice but has chosen to revisit yet again (emphasis ours) - reforms in Indian cricket administration - may be a long way off still (emphasis ours yet again), but at least now there is a date when the hearings will resume.
Dec 01, 2020 14:12
MUMBAI: Indian Premier League 2020 saw 405 million viewers tuning in, and crossed the 400-billion miletsone in total viewing minutes, data released by Broadcast Audience Research Council India (BARC) indicates.  In terms of total viewing minutes, this is a 23% growth over IPL 2019, which recorded 326 billion viewing minutes on TV, Moneycontrol reports, quoting from the BARC data points.
Dec 01, 2020 12:12
MUMBAI: Times Group-owned American Cricket Enterprises (ACE), USA Cricket's commercial rights partner, has confirmed that the Shah Rukh Khan co-owned Knight Rider Sports Pvt Ltd (KRSPL) has been inducted as a "key investor" in Major League Cricket (MLC), the Indian Premier League-templated T20 tournament that is targeting launch in 2022.   
Nov 26, 2020 20:11
MUMBAI: MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) has emerged as the strongest franchise in terms of fan following during the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), which concluded on November 10. According to a study by media consulting firm Ormax Media, CSK has the highest fan following with 26.8 million fans.
Nov 26, 2020 20:11
KOCHI: Haeal, a personal wellness brand from Kerala, has announced its association with Indian cricketer Sanju Samson as their brand ambassador. 
Nov 25, 2020 18:11
MUMBAI: If social media mentions is a pointer to the future, the next phase in the journey of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India's former 'captain cool', is in the here and now.  As per social media analytics firm Twitteet, the Chennai Super Kings skipper did not feature in the top 5 list in Twitter engagements in October among Indian cricketers. Reason: Dhoni was not active at all on social media in October. 
Nov 25, 2020 18:11
MUMBAI: The share of ads featuring a sports celebrity, as against a film celebrity, has gone up 3% in Indian Premier League 2020 - from 14% during IPL 2019 to 17% in the recently concluded 2020 edition.   As per the Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India data, this IPL has witnessed a 3 per cent growth in the ads featuring sports celebrities versus Bollywood celebrities. 
Nov 19, 2020 16:11
MUMBAI: TAM Sports has released its Series 1 IPL 13 Advertising Report, covering all 60 matches of what was a super successful Indian Premier League held in the UAE. The final report in the series is for all the 21 channels on which matches were telecast.
Nov 18, 2020 19:11
A WEEK TO THE DAY after the thirteenth edition of the Indian Premier League completed its 2020  innings, official broadcaster Star Sports has ticked off all the boxes as far as viewership, subscription numbers are concerned. Ergo OTT platform Disney+ Hotstar, which is where parent company Walt Disney has (and will have) its primary focus in the post COVID-19 era.   
Nov 18, 2020 16:11
MUMBAI: Chennai Super Kings may have had their worst Indian Premier League season in 2020, but the ever popular MS Dhoni-led side remained top of mind on Twitter. The 60-match tournament, which started on September 19, ended on November 10 with Mumbai Indians defeating Delhi Capitals to emerge as IPL champions for the fifth time.