T20 League

Saudi Arabia has reportedly offered Indian Premier League team owners the opportunity to set up the "world's richest T20 league" in the country. 

As per Australian publication The Age, the talks have been going on over the subject for about a year.  

A number of representatives of the Saudi government and businesses have been spotted around India's cricketing activities, looking to get the IPL owners and the BCCI itself into their planned Twenty20 league which would stand neck-to-neck with the IPL in terms of financial prowess, The Age further reported.

Jul 20, 2022 17:07
MUMBAI: Strengthening its growing international footprint in cricket, Reliance Industries Wednesday announced that it will acquire a franchise in Cricket South Africa’s upcoming T20 league.  Based in Cape Town, the new franchise will take forward the Mumbai Indians brand and comes close on the heels of acquiring the UAE-based International League T-20 team.
Mar 22, 2021 15:03
MUMBAI: Eurosport and Eurosport HD India, the premium sports channels from the house of Discovery, have secured broadcast rights for the Bihar Cricket League (BCL), a T20 league which is an initiative of Bihar Cricket Association (BCA) and Elite Sports Management. 
Feb 28, 2020 18:02
NEW YORK: Ten-odd months after USA Cricket announced a commercial rights agreement with American Cricket Enterprises (ACE) - a special purpose entity that lists Times of India and Willow TV (itself owned by Times Internet) as its promoters - with $ 1 billion committed to growing a Twenty20 league in US, "Phase 1" of the project has been unveiled. 
Oct 16, 2019 16:10
MUMBAI: What is a sure shot way to get the Indian cricket board on board with any cricket related activity, EVEN in its kingdom (read India)? Ensure it involves retired cricketers.
Aug 22, 2018 18:08
MUMBAI: SuperSport, South Africa’s top sports broadcaster, has put cold water to the prospects of Cricket South Africa (CSA) reviving its much-delayed Twenty20 league after it has rejected the offer of holding a 49% stake in it as part of an equity deal.  However, it remains open to broadcasting the competition should it see the light of day. 
Aug 03, 2018 13:08
COLOMBO: Any plans Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Thursday officially launched the ‘SLC T20 League’ which will be held from August 21 to September 2 this year. The tournament will be contested amongst 4 teams hailing from the top cities of Colombo, Dambulla, Galle and Kandy respectively. 
Jul 02, 2018 13:07
ABU DHABI: The capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Abu Dhabi is all set to have a T20 league of its own from 4th to 6th October 2018.  Abu Dhabi Cricket (ADC), in association with the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC), will organize the competition which will be called as the Abu Dhabi T20 Trophy and will feature 6 of the top T20 domestic sides of the world taking each other on. 
Jun 08, 2018 18:06
JOHANNESBURG: Cricket South Africa (CSA) and SuperSport are teaming up to deliver a "world-class" T20 competition to a South African and global audience. The two parties Friday announced a ground-breaking agreement in terms of which a new company will be formed, in which both CSA and SuperSport will be shareholders. CSA will hold the majority share. Both shareholders will contribute capital to fund the Newco. 
Jun 04, 2018 15:06
DUBAI: UAE’s cricket governing body the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Sunday its own franchise based Twenty20 league, the name of which will be unveiled at its official launch later this month. 
May 12, 2018 16:05
MUMBAI: The Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI) has plans in place to initiate an IPL-style T20 league for blind cricketers, The Indian Express reports. The move comes few months after India winning the Blind Cricket World Cup, establishing themselves as one of the most successful teams of all time in the sport.