The company, which now operates under 'Vi' brand name has acquired the co-sponsorship rights of the live broadcast of T-20 premier league which will be held in Abu Dhabi, the UAE, and telecast on the Star Sports network, Vodafone Idea (VIL) said in a statement. … [Read more...] about Vodafone Idea becomes co-presenting sponsor of Dream11 IPL 2020
"As large number of people will be at home, Hotstar will be a supplementary screen. Thus, it may not greatly benefit from this move in this COVID period as many people will prefer to watch it on their TV screens. As people are unlikely to venture out in the next few month for professional commitments, TV will remain the primary screen. They will see some gains but not something exceptional," he told Moneycontrol. … [Read more...] about IPL 2020: Can Disney+ Hotstar’s bold subscription bet offset any advertising revenue dip?
Khan was part of the Trinbago Knight Riders' squad which remained unbeaten on the way to their Caribbean Premier League (CPL) title win on September 10. He picked up eight wickets from as many matches with an economy rate of 7.43. He was on KKR's radar last season as well but no deal could be worked out. … [Read more...] about IPL 2020: Ali Khan set to become first player from United States to feature in IPL
The official song released by the IPL has been composed by Pranav Ajayrao Malpe. BCCI, organisers of the IPL, and Hotstar have not released any official statement on the issue yet. However, the rapper's claim has sparked a range of reactions, especially on Twitter. As many backed the rapper, #IplAnthemCopied trended high on Twitter. … [Read more...] about #IPLAnthemCopied trends on Twitter as rapper alleges IPL 2020 ‘anthem’ is plagiarised
Kohli also wanted to change so that he and his teams could compete with the best sides. The efforts paid off at individual as well as team level. The year 2013 onwards, Kohli became the first Indian batsman to hit seven Test double hundreds, topped the RCB batting charts in 2016, was the Player of the tournament at the World T20 that year. Further on, he led India from No. 7 in the Test rankings to No. 1. An ICC Trophy still eludes Kohli but he is just about 32. Considering Sachin Tendulkar played until 40, Kohli has many years ahead of him. … [Read more...] about Zen Kohli’s learnings from IPL University