Disney Star

Disney Star sub-licenses part of ICC rights to rival Zee Entertainment

In a highly competitive market, such deals are unheard of in Indian television industry, particularly among sports networks.

published on : 31st August 2022

Disney Star signs licensing agreement with Zee for ICC men's TV rights

The current ICC rights holders had made the winning bid of around USD 3 billion to secure the rights for Indian market last week.

published on : 30th August 2022

Disney Star wins ICC media rights for Indian market for 2024-27 

Disney Star will be the home of all ICC cricket in India for the next four years having won the TV and digital rights of both men's and women's global events till the end of 2027.

published on : 27th August 2022

Cricket Australia sells India broadcast rights to Disney

Disney Star will take over from Sony, which has held the Australian rights since the 2017-18 season.

published on : 24th July 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.

published on : 15th June 2022

'Disney Star has ended up with a sweetheart of a deal': Experts divided over IPL media rights sale

Media and entertainment pioneer and entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala, who founded the erstwhile UTV group, expressed concern over the high prices of IPL rights.

published on : 14th June 2022

IPL media rights sold to Star India, Viacom18 and Times Internet for Rs 48,390 crore for 5 years

Disney Star got its Indian sub-continent TV rights with Rs 23,575 crore, the India digital rights was given to Viacom18 for Rs 20,500 crore. It also won non-exclusive-Package C paying Rs 2991 crore.

published on : 14th June 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).

published on : 14th June 2022