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Mar 08, 2021 18:03

CSK scores Myntra as official fashion partner, lead sponsor

BENGALURU: Indian Premier League franchise Chennai Super Kings has signed on fashion e-commerce platform Myntra as its official fashion partner and lead sponsor, ahead of the upcoming IPL 2021. 

As part of this association, the Myntra logo will feature on the front centre of the CSK team’s jersey during the 14th edition of the…

Mar 08, 2021 17:03

FanCode inks 2-year streaming rights deal with Malaysia Cricket

KUALA LUMPUR: Dream Sports-owned digital sports platform FanCode has acquired exclusive rights to live-stream Malaysia’s cricket matches to over 15 million of its subscribers throughout India. 

Mar 08, 2021 17:03

Just Dial signs on with Star as IPL co-presenting sponsor

MUMBAI: Internet company Just Dial Limited on Sunday announced in a BSE filing that it has signed an agreement with broadcaster Star India for advertising as co-presenting sponsor during Indian Premier League (IPL) – 14.

This years IPL, which will be played in India, will run from 9 April through to 30 May across six cities -…

Mar 08, 2021 16:03

MotoGP: Local realty major Grand Prix of Qatar title sponsor

MADRID: MotoGP commercial rights holder Dorna Sports has announce Barwa, Qatar's largest listed real estate company, as title sponsor for the 2021 Grand Prix of Qatar. 


The event takes place at Losail International Circuit from the 26th to the 28th of March and will be officially named the Barwa Grand Prix of Qatar. 

Mar 08, 2021 16:03

BCCI issues RFP for construction services at NCA

MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday invited bids for the Turnkey Design Build Construction Services for the upcoming campus of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) at Bengaluru, through a tender process.

"As a part of the tendering process, the winning bidder will be awarded the contract for…

Mar 08, 2021 16:03

LaLiga marks 5th yr of support for Anantapur sports programme

NEW DELHI: Despite the pandemic taking a huge toll around the world, 330 boys and children and adolescents from the most disadvantaged communities in the Indian city of Anantapur are continuing to enjoy and learn from the values of football. This is thanks to the collaboration agreement between LaLiga, the LaLiga Foundation and the…

Mar 08, 2021 16:03

PUMA to support Parcham NGO's girls football team

MUMBAI: Global sportswear brand PUMA joined hands to empower Mumbai-based NGO, Parcham which has been breaking the gender stereotypes to bolster its mission of inspiring women from marginalised communities of Mumbra, a small town in Thane district near Mumbai, to take up football and make it a viable career option. 

Mar 08, 2021 15:03

ICC to expand women's game post 2023 cycle

DUBAI: On International Women’s Day, a year after the resounding success of the Women’s T20 World Cup 2020, the International Cricket Council announced the expansion of women’s cricket events post the 2023 cycle.

More teams will compete in both the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup and the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup from 2026…

Mar 08, 2021 14:03

Tokyo 2020 first ever gender-balanced Olympic Games

LAUSANNE: On International Women's Day, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Government of Japan and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) are reiterating their commitment to make the Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer a landmark in…

Mar 08, 2021 14:03

Kantar Public appoints India, South Asia CEO

MUMBAI: Kantar Public, the public policy consulting division of the world’s leading data and insights company, announces the appointment of Gaurav Sabharwal as CEO of India and South Asia, based in New Delhi.