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.

Jul 20, 2021 19:07
CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) has entered into a three-season agreement with sports integrity solutions provider Sportradar. The league had run into controversy after the 2019 edition concluded when allegations of match-fixing in the tournament surfaced.
Jul 20, 2021 16:07
MUMBAI: SonyLiv, the premium VoD service from Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) and host Indian broadcaster of India’s ongoing tour of Sri Lanka, is showcasing the series live across six different languages - Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Bengali. The series, which began on July 18 and runs through till July 29, comprises three ODIs and three T20s.   
Jul 19, 2021 14:07
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Sunday welcomed its newest member countries, Mongolia, Tajikistan and Switzerland at the ICC’s 78th annual general meeting. The meeting, which was conducted virtually, welcomed Mongolia and Tajikistan as the 22nd and 23rd Members of the Asia region, whilst Switzerland is Europe’s 35th member, with the ICC now comprising 106 Members in total, including 94 Associates.
Jul 19, 2021 14:07
CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) has financial conglomerate Shriram Capital Ltd and RKSV Securities Pvt. Ltd-owned digital investment platform Upstox as official partners.
Jul 19, 2021 12:07
BENGALURU: ITW MWORX, ad sales partner for DD Sports, has closed on-air sponsor deals with 11 brands for India's tour to Sri Lanka, which kicked off Sunday in Colombo with the first ODI witness to the visitors winning the game at a canter. 
Jul 19, 2021 11:07
MUMBAI: The Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) returns to the shores of the east coast following a two-year hiatus for its fifth season that gets underway from July 19th to August 15th with LIVE action on Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 2 and Disney+ Hotstar VIP.  It bears noting that Star Sports has been the host broadcaster for TNPL since the tournament's inaugural edition in 2016. 
Jul 16, 2021 19:07
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the groups for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 to be hosted by the BCCI in Oman and the United Arab Emirates from 17 October to 14 November.
Jul 16, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: Dream Sports-owned digital sports content platform FanCode has bagged exclusive 4-year broadcast rights for England and Wales Cricket Board’s (ECB) new format cricket competition, The Hundred, in India. While financial terms were not disclosed, SportzPower can reveal that Sony Pictures Networks India had also put in a bid. 
Jul 16, 2021 09:07
NEW DELHI: Facebook, Thursday announced its partnership with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) to showcase highlights and videos from the Indian national cricket team’s upcoming tours of Sri Lanka and England. This will kickstart with the first ODI against Sri Lanka on July 18 and will span up till the fifth Test match against England from September 10-14.
Jul 16, 2021 09:07
MUMBAI: Twitter and Sony Pictures Networks (@SonySportsIndia) India are coming together to bring the best of sporting action to people on Twitter for the upcoming cricket season.