Indian Premier League

MUMBAI: The BCCI announced on Sunday that India officially holds the Guinness World Record for hosting the largest number of spectators ever in a T20 cricket match.

The milestone was set during the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 final between eventual winners Gujarat Titans and the Rajasthan Royals at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Gujarat, where the official attendance was recorded as 101,566. 

Nov 22, 2022 17:11
MUMBAI: Ahead of the IPL mini-auction, a total of 163 players have been retained among the ten franchises while 85 were released. For the mini-auction, the teams, over and above the purse left after last year’s auction and this year’s retention/release, will have an additional Rs 5 crore to spend.
Nov 10, 2022 20:11
MUMBAI: The players auction for the next year's Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held in Kochi on December 23, a BCCI official said on Wednesday.  The Turkish city of Istanbul, Bengaluru, New Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad were also in contention to host the auction but the BCCI evenatully opted for the coastal Kerala city.
Nov 08, 2022 18:11
NEW DELHI: Freshly minted Indian Premier League chairman Arun Singh Dhumal has reiterated the Indian board's long held monopolistic stance that active Indian male cricketers contracted with the BCCI would not be allowed to compete in any of the T20 leagues that have sprung up across the globe in the wake of the super success of the IPL.    
Sep 23, 2022 06:09
MUMBAI: The 2023 edition of the Indian Premier League will see the return to IPL's pre-Covid-19 era format of teams played home and away games.  "The next season of men's IPL will also go back to the home and away format with all ten teams playing their home matches at their designated venues," BCCI president Sourav Ganguly confirmed in a note to state units.
Aug 26, 2022 15:08
MUMBAI: Ragu Iyer, the veteran sports media executive who has helmed RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group's sports initiatives for just under seven years, has moved on. Iyer, who resigned last month as chief executive officer of RPSG Sports, had overall charge of the group's interests in cricket and football, and earlier in table tennis as well. 
Aug 11, 2022 16:08
The Walt Disney Company has lowered its 2024 forecast for its Disney+ streaming service to 215 million to 245 million subscribers, down 15 million on both the low end and high end of the company’s previous guidance of 230-260m paid subscribers.
Aug 09, 2022 17:08
MUMBAI: Indian cricket's serial conflict-of-interest petitioner has taken aim yet again. This time at Nita Ambani, owner of Indian Premier League franchise Mumbai Indians.  BCCI ethics officer Vineet Saran has asked Ambani, also a Reliance Industries Ltd director, to respond to a conflict-of-interest complaint made by former Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) member Sanjeev Gupta. 
Aug 01, 2022 18:08
CRICKET'S TRAPEZE ACT OF ACCOMMODATING bilateral series even as T20 franchise leagues sprout up across the cricketing world is fast becoming untenable.
Jul 27, 2022 11:07
MUMBAI: After much hype and no show during the Indian Premier League media rights auction race, reports are again circulating around a potential cricket play by e-commerce giant Amazon. 
Jul 25, 2022 11:07
MELBOURNE: Cricket Australia (CA) formally confirmed Sunday news out in the media last week that Disney Star had secured the rights to broadcast Australian cricket throughout India and other territories across Asia.