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.

May 27, 2022 14:05
MUMBAI: After two months of IPL action, T20 cricket continues as Team India is all set to create history in a five-match T20 International series against South Africa. 
May 27, 2022 13:05
NEW DELHI: Electronics brand SWOTT has announced its partnership with cricketer Ravindra Jadeja as its brand ambassador for its smart fitness wearables.  SWOTT is looking to the partnership with Jadeja boosting the brand’s fitness-focussed portfolio and spreading awareness about its offerings to the masses.
May 26, 2022 19:05
LONDON: The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has released its 2021/2022 Annual Report and Financial Statements. Last year saw a record number participating in cricket, with a new high of 14m playing, attending or following cricket, an increase of 3m since 2019.
May 26, 2022 18:05
MUMBAI: Delhi Capitals Thursday announced that it has entered into an exclusive partnership with FanCraze, the cricket metaverse company, to issue digital collectibles and build Web 3.0 experiences. 
May 25, 2022 17:05
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India has reportedly engaged the services of Mjunction Services Limited to conduct the IPL media rights e-auction scheduled for June 12 (extendable into June 13 if there is a spillover).  Mjunction, a JV of Sail and Tata Steels, will be providing the bidding platform for the auction, Cricbuzz reports.
May 24, 2022 17:05
DUBAI: UAE’s T20 League Tuesday announced the signing of a long-term global media rights’ contract with global media and entertainment powerhouse ZEE. The League will air exclusively on ZEE’s linear channels and its OTT platform ZEE5, in India and across the world.
May 24, 2022 17:05
LONDON: Lancashire Cricket has announced that Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has signed a new seven-year extension of the club’s headline partnership, until 2029, making it the longest and biggest sponsorship in English domestic cricket.
May 23, 2022 20:05
MUMBAI: TAM Sports has released its eighth update of the TAM AdEx Sports - IPL 15 Advertising Report, which has analysed data from the first 65 games of this year's 15th edition of the Tata Indian Premier League, and for all the channels on which matches were telecast, and how it compares with IPL 14.
May 23, 2022 17:05
MUMBAI: Leading women cricketers are gearing up to put their best foot forward during the upcoming My11Circle Women’s T20 Challenge.
May 23, 2022 11:05
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India at the weekend announced FanCraze, Boost and CEAT as official partners of the upcoming Women’s T20 Challenge 2022.  The BCCI had earlier confirmed Indian fantasy sports platform My11Circle is title partner for the Women’s T20 Challenge.