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Sep 15, 2020 13:09

Disney+ Hotstar onboards 13 key sponsors for IPL 2020

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…

Sep 15, 2020 13:09

SPORTEL Monaco postponed to Feb 2021; Awards in October

MONACO: While travel restrictions are leading to a series of cancellations of the world's largest trade shows, Monaco Mediax remains on track by postponing its flagship event, SPORTEL Monaco, which was scheduled to be held in the Principality of Monaco from 26 to 28 October.

The convention will now be held from 22 to 24…

Sep 14, 2020 20:09

Bodycare Creations signs on as official sponsor of Delhi Capitals

NEW DELHI: Bodycare, the Indian innerwear brand, announced Monday that they will be one of the official sponsors of the Delhi Capitals franchise in the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL), which begins in the UAE on September 19. 

Bodycare is a brand that Indian women have trusted for over 25 years for stylish…

Sep 14, 2020 20:09

Sachin Tendulkar brand ambassador of Paytm First Games

MUMBAI: Paytm First Games (PFG), a subsidiary of digital financial service platform Paytm, has roped in cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar as its brand ambassador.

On Monday, Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma welcomed the legendary cricketer to the Paytm family. “Onboarding our newest @Paytm family member!,” Sharma…

Sep 14, 2020 20:09

Tata Motors announces 3rd yr of IPL assn, Altroz official partner


MUMBAI: Tata Motors Monday announced that its premium hatchback, Altroz will be the official partner for Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. 

Sep 14, 2020 20:09

MyTeam11 launches campaign around IPL season

JAIPUR: MyTeam11, one of the leading fantasy sports platforms of the country, Monday unveiled their campaign named “India Ki Apni Fantasy App” around the upcoming Indian Premier League season. 

The campaign is aimed at promoting the message of “Indian brand for Indian People”. It emphasizes on taking pride in playing one’s…

Sep 14, 2020 20:09

Delhi Capitals take guard with Livinguard AG as hygiene partner

NEW DELHI: As life starts to normalize, the Indian Premier League (IPL), one of the world’s most prestigious cricketing leagues, is gearing up to begin its new season from 19th September in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). JSW and GMR co-owned franchise Delhi Capitals has partnered with Livinguard AG, the globally renowned Swiss based…

Sep 14, 2020 19:09

After ban ends, Sreesanth declares he’s free to play

MUMBAI: The seven-year ban from the game imposed on him by the BCCI has officially come to an end and the Indian speedster S Sreesanth has declared himself free to play from Monday.

With nowhere to play, the 37-year-old says he had even contemplated announcing his retirement in the last few days. 

Sep 14, 2020 19:09

Ahead of IPL, Twitter launches team emojis in 6 languages

MUMBAI: Ahead of the Indian Premier League 2020, Twitter on Sunday launched nine special team emojis, which can be activated by hashtags in English and six Indian languages.

“Through these nine emojis, fans will be able to show instant support to their favourite team. Fans will also be able to follow and participate in live…

Sep 14, 2020 19:09

CSA Members’ Council commits to strong action

JOHANNESBURG: The Members’ Council of Cricket South Africa (CSA) met on Saturday and were taken through the summary of the Fundudzi Forensic Report. A frank and robust exchange of views took place amongst the Council members on the findings and recommendations. 

Issues pertaining, amongst others, to governance failings,…