Archive for the 'Business' Category

MS Dhoni signs India’s biggest ever sports management deal for $42 million

MS Dhoni seems to be well on his way to being the most successful Indian sportsman ever.

Now buy IPL 3 tickets online and on mobile

Vodafone Essar, one of the leading mobile-phone services providers in India, has announced that all subscribers of Vodafone can buy tickets for the DLF IPL season III through Vodafone M-Shop.

IPL cricket matches to be broadcast live on YouTube

The Indian Premier League (IPL) has entered into a broadcast agreement with the online video aggregator YouTube to beam the IPL cricket marches live online to millions of viewers.

Diamond touch to IPL

IPL has a touch of diamond this season. Diamond company Gitanjali Group has unveiled its new diamond studded ‘Man of the match’ trophy to be presented during the home matches of Mumbai Indians. With this the diamond major has padded up for a long association with the Mumbai Indians, owned by Mukesh Ambani. The new [...]

Preity Zinta’s Kings XI Punjab gets Emirates as sponsor

Dubai-based Emirates has become the main sponsor of the Kings XI Punjab IPL team. The Kings XI Punjab is one of the eight competing cricket franchisees of the Indian Premier League, based in Mohali, representing a huge catchment area of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir.

IPL venues may be in South Africa or England, or New Zealand

The uncertainty over the conduct and schedule of the prestigious and high profile Indian Premier League (IPL) 2009 20:20 cricket matches has got over with the BCCI deciding to take IPL outside the country.

Watch IPL matches at PVR, Cinemax or IPL multiplexes

Cricket crazy fans may have another option for watching IPL matches, apart from going to stadiums and watching it live on TV.

IPL 2009 trade window closes, 7 players traded

The IPL trade window for the season 2009 closed yesterday, with seven players being traded.

IPL 2009 season update: Players being traded, Australian and England players eager to turn up

The year 2008 brought a new revolution in the field of cricket with the commencement of Indian Premiere League (IPL) 2008. It was a huge success commercially and introduced many unknown talented faces, and had a fairytale where the underdog team – Rajasthan Royals – working under a charismatic captain Shane Warne took the trophy. [...]

States to use IPL to boost local tourism

The state governments are using the high momentum on Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament to promote tourism industry in their land. The state governments believe that by giving tax concessions and other facilities, the tourism sector could attract large number of people to the state during IPL matches. The idea is to promote and sell [...]