Indian Premier League

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.

The House of Mouse's expected downward revision has been directly attributed to the recent loss of Indian Premier League (IPL) digital rights, which was won by Reliance Industries Ltd-controlled Viacom18 for $2.98 billion (Rs 23,758 crore) after a heated bidding war. 

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.
Jul 20, 2022 17:07
JOHANNESBURG: Cricket South Africa on Tuesday confirmed that the six franchises that will play the inaugural season of CSA's new T20 league have been bought by Indian Premier League team owners. "The six franchise owners for South Africa's T20 League have been confirmed following a rigorous process over the past few months," CSA said in its release.
Jul 19, 2022 18:07
MUMBAI: The Indian Premier League can now officially be declared as having an offshore venue in South Afria. Cricket South Africa (CSA), which had invited bids from international parties to buy teams in what is its third shot at mounting a franchise-based T20 league, has accepted offers from IPL team owners for all six franchises up for sale.
Jul 18, 2022 20:07
MUMBAI: Whichever side of the fence one is on in regards to Lalit Modi, UK-based businessman and one time head honcho of the Indian Premier League, he makes for great copy. Modi was at his irrepressible best on Sunday while posting a lengthy message on Instagram telling those targeting him to back off, and how!
Jul 12, 2022 20:07
MUMBAI: Edtech company Unacademy will not associate with the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 as official partner, co-founder and CEO Gaurav Munjal has confirmed.
Jun 29, 2022 15:06
MUMBAI: Board of Control for Cricket in India secretary Jay Shah has reiterated earlier comments that the Indian Premier League will have an extended two-and-a-half month window in the next international calendar to allow all the world's top players to participate in the world's richest annual cricketing event.
Jun 27, 2022 05:06
NOW THIS DID NOT age well at all. But surprised we are most definitely not! Just a day after yet another headline cropped up (many such have appeared over the last few months) on an impending face-off between Jeff Bezos and Mukesh Ambani over ownership of media rights for world cricket's most valuable property - the Indian Premier League - it can finally be laid to rest.