Sri Lanka Cricket

MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) Tuesday confirmed that it has extended its exclusive global media rights to broadcast Sri Lanka Cricket matches for the next four years until March 2027. 

SportzPower had reported the development early last month. 

Additionally, it bears noting that as per Sri Lankan media reports, $21,204,117 is what Sony has committed for the four-year rights tenure, which is a drop from the reported $22.5 million the network paid in 2020 for acquiring three-year rights for international cricket played in the Emerald Isles.

Mar 06, 2023 21:03
MUMBAI: Sri Lanka Cricket's global media rights being awarded to incumbent Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) for a period of four years - from April 2023 to March 2027 - has already been reported on. What has not been reported on in the Indian media is that Sony's rights also extend to exclusive cable, satellite and digital rights in Sri Lanka for all international cricket played in the island nation.
Mar 02, 2023 18:03
MUMBAI: Sri Lanka Cricket's global media rights have reportedly been awarded to incumbent Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) for a period of four years - from April 2023 to March 2027. The agreement provides SPN exclusive TV and digital rights to air all 55 days of live cricket comprising 12 Test matches, 23 ODIs and 2to 4 T20Is sanctioned by the ICC.
Feb 28, 2023 19:02
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has reportedly invited global media rights bids for international cricket played in the Emerald Isles over the next four years - April 2023 to March 2027. As per Cricbuzz, SLC is hoping to open the bids on Wednesday (March 1) in Colombo and aside from incumbent rights holder Sony Sports, Disney Star, Viacom18 and digital sports platform FanCode are  in the fray.
Nov 21, 2022 17:11
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka Cricket, which has had a more than troubled run as far as its IPL templated T20 tournament Lanka Premier League is concerned, has announced the launch of the Lanka T10 League. SLC's commercial partner for the Lanka T10 League is TTen Global Sports, promoters of the well established Abu Dhabi T10, which will have its sixth season early next year.
Aug 25, 2022 18:08
MUMBAI: The Sri Lankan cricketers will be donning a new name on their jerseys for the Asia Cup as fantasy sports platform FairPlay News becomes the official national sponsor for the team. 
Jul 22, 2022 17:07
MUMBAI: The Asia Cup, which was scheduled to be held in Sri Lanka, has been shifted to the UAE, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly confirmed on Thursday. 
Jul 18, 2022 19:07
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka Cricket has finally "read the room" after seemingly living in cuckoo land for most of last week. SLC announced Sunday that the 2022 edition of the Lanka Premier League has been postponed due to the economic and political maelstrom the country is right bang in the middle of.
Jul 13, 2022 16:07
COLOMBO: Is Sri Lanka Cricket living in an alternate reality? It certainly looks like it. Even as the island nation declared a state of emergency Wednesday as thousands of people mobbed the Prime Minister's office after President Gotabaya Rajapaksa fled a country that has descended into complete anarchy, SLC has announced the schedule for Lanka Premier League 2022.
Jun 27, 2022 04:06
June 24: US-based investment firm 27th Investments-backed 27th Sports announces its association with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) as the official media and ground rights partner for the AVR Pay Cup three-match T20 International series between India Women and Sri Lanka Women. The series gets underway with the first T20I on Thursday, June 23rd, 2022, 2 PM onwards at Dambulla.
Apr 21, 2022 15:04
MUMBAI: Fears are growing that the upcoming Asia Cup, the Asian Cricket Council’s flagship event, will be moved out of Sri Lanka. While it was India’s turn to host the event, upon a request made by Sri Lanka Cricket, the Board of Control for Cricket in India had agreed for the event to be staged in the Emerald Isles.