IPL Fetches Staggering $6 Billion+ In Media Rights

Disney and India’s Reliance Industries have won the broadcasting rights for the Indian Premier League for more than $6 billion, making the Twenty20 cricket competition one of the most lucrative sports leagues in the world in terms of cost per game.

Disney Loses Bid For The Rights To Stream Indian Premier League Cricket Matches

Fox’s Star India Bags Indian Cricket For $2.5B

The record bidding amount beat Sony Entertainment Television, which had held the Indian Premier League broadcast rights for 10 years since the popular cricket property was launched.