A launchpad for local talent

TNPL, the breeding ground for players with IPL dreams, gets underway today as four cities gear up to host the month-long event

23 Jun 2022

TNPL 2022: Hunting ground for players and IPL franchises

With the 6th edition of TNPL getting underway on Wednesday, the league has grown into a T20 feeder system for Indian cricket

22 Jun 2022

Core identified, dress rehearsal time for batters ahead of 2022 T20 World Cup

While the flexibility that Pandya, Ishan Kishan and Rishabh Pant provide allows them the luxury to use at least two of them as floaters, some tough calls still lie ahead of them.

21 Jun 2022

After BCCI, now its turn for ICC to set ball rolling for next set of media rights

In fact, the ICC had plans to sell its media rights for the next cycle as far back in December but decided to wait till the IPL media rights were sold.

18 Jun 2022

DK sets up big win for India as hosts level T20 series against South Africans

Finisher uses white-ball imagination to take hosts to a position of strength before Avesh Khan's 4/18 levels series at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot.

18 Jun 2022

With IPL riches, focus turns to domestic contracts, spectator experience

On a day where the television and digital rights were sold for record sum, for a board that has been criticised in the past for not showing sensitivity, BCCI's reaction was rather muted.

16 Jun 2022

Monopoly ends, IPL viewership landscape set to change from 2023

With the auction having two different parties (Times Internet has overseas rights), the IPL and the Indian viewers are entering unchartered territory.

15 Jun 2022

Digital space drives IPL 2023-27 media rights to record price

The Package A, which is for television rights, has been sold for Rs 23,575 crore (Rs 57.5 crore per game) and the Package B for digital rights has been grabbed for Rs 20,500 (Rs 50 crore per game).

14 Jun 2022

Record bid in play as three-way e-auction battle heats up for IPL media rights

According to a BCCI official privy to developments, the combined worth of broadcast and digital rights (Package A and B) now stands at Rs 43, 050 crore. 

12 Jun 2022

R Ashwin bats for First Division revamp 

In many ways it was quite fitting that left-arm spinner Harsh Dubey accounted for the last wicket to fall in the TNCA First Division 2021-22 season.

11 Jun 2022

Global giants out but BCCI still can earn big through IPL media rights

Even though Amazon has pulled out of the race for IPL media rights, market analysts are predicting a heavy windfall for the Board of Control for Cricket in  India.

11 Jun 2022

Injury-ridden India look to figure combinations ahead of T20 World Cup

India will now be without KL Rahul and Kuldeep Yadav, who are injured, forcing Rishabh Pant to be the stand-in captain.

10 Jun 2022

Parkar pens promise

On Tuesday, Parkar became the 12th Indian batter to score a double century on his First-Class debut.

08 Jun 2022

March 2023 likely to see inaugural Women's Indian Premier League

Ever since the BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah mentioned that a full-fledged tournament would begin next year, things have started to move.

01 Jun 2022

March 2023 likely to see inaugural Women's Indian Premier League

It is understood that on the sidelines of the IPL play-offs, the BCCI had discussions with the stakeholders with March 2023 being looked at as an ideal window to host the tournament.

01 Jun 2022