Acting on expected lines, Viacom18 is reportedly set to merge its flagship OTT platform Voot with JioCinema ahead of 2023 edition of the Indian Premier League.

Viacom18 holds exclusive streaming rights for the IPL.
The combined OTT is also likely to go for a re-branding ahead of the airing of the league, The Hindu Businessline, quoting sources, reports.

Viacom18 had acquired the digital rights for IPL 2023-27 for Rs 20,500 crore. It dabbled with live-streaming of sports exclusively on JioCinema with the airing of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. 

Jan 17, 2023 20:01
MUMBAI: Badminton royalty will descend in India for the BWF India Open 2023 as the second event of the BWF World Tour 2023 will tip off in New Delhi, exclusively live-streamed on JioCinema from January 18th. EuroSport India has taken up the linear TV rights for the live telecast of the BWF Super 750 event in India.
Jan 10, 2023 18:01
MUMBAI: The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 was the test case that delivered "proof of concept" in spades. The upcoming Indian Premier League is where India host digital platform JioCinema will go the whole hog with free-to-air streaming of the country's most valuable media property.
Nov 22, 2022 14:11
MUMBAI: Viacom18 is gearing up to bring the sixth edition of the Abu Dhabi T10 to viewers across India. Eight teams will play 33 matches across 12 days at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium from Wednesday, November 23, running through to December 4.  Matches will be available to all viewers on JioCinema. The TV broadcast schedule will include Sports18 Khel and Colors Cineplex SD & HD.
Nov 14, 2022 18:11
MUMBAI: Ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2022, India host broadcaster Viacom18 Sports Monday announced an expansive content line-up offering viewers storytelling around famous rivalries, revered heroes, seminal moments of football's biggest spectacle.  The 2022 edition of the World Cup kicks off in Qatar on November 20th, running through to December 18th.
Oct 18, 2022 19:10
MUMBAI: The 2022-23 NBA season tips-off October 19th on JioCinema and Sports18 – 1 SD & HD. 
Oct 06, 2022 17:10
MUMBAI: Viacom18 Sports, India media rights holder for the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, announced Thursday that its OTT platform JioCinema will live-stream all matches of the global marquee competition for free. The TV broadcast schedule for the World Cup will include Sports18 – 1 SD & HD.