The recently-concluded edition saw an impressive viewership growth of 24 per cent among women and 20 per cent among children respectively.
The regional markets have also grown by a massive 39.4 per cent over last year, it claimed.
Sunil Gavaskar, who played against him and commentated alongside the Australian for many years, called Jones a dynamic personality.
Farhan Akhtar to open Star Sports’ Live Broadcast on ‘Cricket Live’, ahead of IPL 2020 opening match
He will set the tone of the tournament by introducing ‘Cricket Live’, before the clash between Mumbai Indians and the Chennai Super Kings.
If the 462 million (BARC) who watched the 2019 edition of the IPL formed a separate country, they would be the third biggest in terms of population.
'Cricket Connected: Chats' will kickstart with the 'Hitman' Rohit Sharma's special interview on May 13.
The IPL has always evoked wild emotions amongst its vociferous fans and this time too, Star Sports will bring back the same thrill.
India is expected to play a total of three Tests, 10 One-day Internationals (ODI) and 3 T20 Interntaionals during this period in New Zealand.