MUMBAI: Mastercard on Monday confirmed it will be the title sponsor for all international matches (both women and men) held on home ground, domestic cricket matches like Irani Trophy, Duleep Trophy, and Ranji Trophy organized by the BCCI as also all junior cricket (Under 19 and Under 23) matches held in India.

The announcement confirms earlier reports that Paytm - the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s title sponsor for international cricket at home - had opted out of the deal that runs till March 31, 2023.

Jul 22, 2022 18:07
MUMBAI: Paytm - the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s title sponsor for international cricket at home - has opted out of the deal that runs till March 31, 2023. The fintech company has reportedly transferred the rights to Mastercard.  As per Hindustan Times, the tripartite deal is similar to how BYJU'S took over BCCI jersey rights from Oppo.
Nov 05, 2020 15:11
MUMBAI: The sponsors of the IPL have extended their partnership with the BCCI to the 2020 Jio Women’s T20 Challenge.  IPL title sponsor Dream11, and official partners Tata Altroz, Unacademy, Paytm and CEAT have all become official sponsors of the Jio Women’s T20 Challenge.
Sep 14, 2020 20:09
MUMBAI: Paytm First Games (PFG), a subsidiary of digital financial service platform Paytm, has roped in cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar as its brand ambassador. On Monday, Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma welcomed the legendary cricketer to the Paytm family. “Onboarding our newest @Paytm family member!,” Sharma posted on his official Twitter handle.
May 05, 2020 19:05
MUMBAI: Sports fan engagement platform Rooter has raised $1.7 million in a pre-series A funding round led by Paytm, Adidas family-backed leAD Sports, Rockstud Capital, and Founder Bank Capital - the early-stage arm of RB Investments. Anthill Ventures, Venture Catalysts, and a few more current angel investors also participated in the round.
Aug 21, 2019 15:08
MUMBAI: Paytm, the digital wallet company owned by One97 Communications Private Limited, has retained the title sponsorship rights of Indian cricket for the next four years (2019-23). The winning bid was Rs 3.268 billion to be paid for 2019-23 home season. The winning bid (per international match) was Rs 38 million, which is a 58% incremental value increase over the previous per match value of Rs 24 million.
May 07, 2019 18:05
MUMBAI: A year after digital wallet Paytm launched Gamepind, the gaming platform has hit the 30 million registered user mark, the parent company claims. Gamepind Entertainment Private Limited, the collaborative project of Paytm and Alibaba, has reported a 20% growth per month since it began operations with over 70 million gameplays each month.
Dec 11, 2018 13:12
MUMBAI: Paytm has been announced as the official ticketing partner for the upcoming Vodafone Premier Badminton League (PBL). Organised by Sportzlive under the aegis of Badminton Association of India (BAI), PBL will make use of India’s leading payment gateway as well as e-commerce platform to manage ticketing for the fourth edition of the league.
Apr 19, 2018 18:04
NEW DELHI: Cashing in on the opportunity, Paytm has begun showing live cricket score updates for IPL 2018.  The scores are available on the homescreen of the Paytm app and will continue to appear across all major domestic and international cricket tournaments following the ongoing T20 tournament. 
Mar 26, 2018 18:03
NEW DELHI: The Delhi Daredevils franchise on Monday announced that the tickets to the home games of DD in the Vivo IPL 2018 are now on public sale. Fans can secure their place at the home games at the Ferozeshah Kotla Stadium in Delhi in multiple ways. This season the official ticketing partner for DD is Paytm.
Mar 21, 2018 09:03
CHANDIGARH: Paytm, along with event ticketing platform, will be the exclusive ticketing partners for the home games of Kings XI Punjab in the upcoming 11th edition of the Vivo Indian Premier League (IPL).  Insider.In will be handling the logistics and operations for the game – managing box office, stadium entry, seating and physical ticket delivery.