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.

Hero Honda rethinks IPL team sponsorship

With the Indian Premier League 2009 having gone to South Africa, it is now left to sponsors to decide whether to stay on or to withdraw. Hero Honda Motors, the country’s largest two-wheeler maker,is said to be mulling over renegotiating the IPL contract with Delhi Daredevils following the venue switch.

Bajaj Allianz to be the lead sponsor for Rajasthan Royals

Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company has announced its association with the Indian Premier League team Rajasthan Royals. Bajaj Allianz will be the lead sponsor of the IPL franchise owned by the London-based businessman Manoj Badale. The Rajasthan Royals from Jaipur are coached and captained by Shane Warne. The sponsorship of Bajaj Allianz has increased the [...]

Kingfisher Airlines becomes official airline of IPL

Kingfisher Airlines, the domestic Indian air carrier owned by liquor baron Vijay Mallya, will be the official airline of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), which kickstarts on April 18. Kingfisher Airlines had already been chosen as the official umpire partner of the DLF Indian Premier League. Kingfisher will provide airline services to the players [...]

SET MAX telecast – Manoranjan Ka Baap IPL ad ready

With the DLF Indian Premier League (IPL) set to start on April 18, 2008, SET MAX has conceptualized its IPL broadcast campaign with the view to prime its viewers for this entertainment spectacle. In India, the IPL matches would be telecast on the SET MAX channel. Vodafone is the presenting sponsor for the IPL league. [...]

Kingfisher Airlines is IPL umpire partner

Kingfisher Airlines in the official umpire partner of the DLF IPL, and will  sponsor all third umpire decisions in 59 matches of IPL. As part of the Rs 106-crore deal, Kingfisher Airlines will get to display its brands on Umpires’ uniforms in all the IPL matches. Lalit Modi, Chairman and Commissioner, DLF IPL said, “I [...]

Pepsi official drink sponsor for IPL

PepsiCo India is the official beverage partner of the India Premier League until 2013. The IPL-Pepsico deal is reportedly worth $12.5 million with Pepsi expected to spend $2.5 million every year on the eight IPL franchise owners, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Mohali, Jaipur and Hyderabad teams. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) [...]

Delhi Daredevils IPL team updates, team composition, sponsors etc.

This is the Delhi Daredevils team composition as it stands on 18 March 2008. Virender Sehwag (Captain) Daniel Vettori Mohammad Asif Shoaib Malik Dinesh Karthik AB de Villiers Farveez Maharoof Tillakaratne Dilshan Gautam Gambhir Manoj Tiwary Glenn McGrath Rajat Bhatia Shikhar Dhawan Mithun Manhas Mayank Tehlan Pradeep Sangwan Brett Geeves GMR Sports, owner of the [...]

Sony ropes in Vodafone as prime sponsor for IPL telecast

Sony Entertainment Television, which has bagged the rights for telecast of IPL matches, has found a premier sponsor in Vodafone, India’s third largest mobile service provider. The DLF IPL premier league’s associate sponsors are Pepsico India , Hyundai and Nokia, as Sony Entertainment Television aims to rake in1.7 billion rupees from the deal, media reports [...]