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Television

Star could earn ad rev of Rs 250 cr from Champions Trophy; spoils to be impacted if India walks out

Even though it kicks off just a few days after the conclusion of the cash-rich IPL, the Champions Trophy cricket tourney is expected to fetch broadcaster Star Sports advertising revenue of Rs 250 cr. Nissan, Airtel, Oppo and Cricbuzz have so far come on board as advertisers.

Cricket South Africa unveils eight marquee players for T20 league

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has unveiled the eight marquee Protea players who will be representing the various franchises in the first two editions of the new T20 Global Destination League which gets underway later this year. This follows the announcement last week of the eight marquee foreign international players.

IPL propels Sony Max to all-India leadership; 13 matches’ cumulative reach at 295 mn

Sony Max emerged as the most-watched TV channel in Week 15 on the back of the IPL, which has set the ratings table on fire. Sony Max’s weekly impressions shot up 67.47% to 142.94 cr impressions, pushing it ahead of Sun TV, which had 124.74 cr impressions.

Neo Sports acquires broadcast rights of Brave Combat Federation’s first MMA event in India

Neo Sports has acquired the broadcast rights of Brave Combat Federation’s first MMA event in India. Brave Combat Federation is Asia’s largest mixed martial arts promotion, founded under the patronage of Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa from Bahrain.

ICC TV unveils commentator line-up and broadcast plans for Champions Trophy

ICC has announced a stellar line up of commentators as well as detailed broadcast production plans for the ICC Champions Trophy.

IPL media rights cycle could be 5 and not 10 years

The next cycle of IPL media rights could be for a period of five and not 10 years. The move is expected to maximise revenues for the BCCI in the short term.

Ind–Aus is top-rated Test series in BARC’s history, says Star

The 4-match Test series delivered a total of 1.1 bn gross impressions with the third Test match alone recording 383 mn.

DD Sports looking to partner with private producers for widening pool of content

Sports broadcasting in India is dominated by the private satellite channels. Making an attempt to increase its audience base, DD Sports is looking to partner with private production houses.

Sony’s ad revenue from IPL 10 crosses Rs 1,300 cr as inventory sold out

Sony has sold out all inventory and ad revenue from IPL 10 has crossed Rs 1,300 cr. A record 14 sponsors have been roped in.

Pro Kabaddi League’s expansion plans

With four seasons completed in a span of two years, the Pro Kabaddi League is now set to expand to up to four new geographies.