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Facebook, Twitter, Amazon & Reliance Jio eye IPL media rights

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 | More »

Online retailer Amazon and social networking giant Facebook are among the 18 companies that have evinced interest in buying the media rights to the lucrative Indian Premier League cricket tournament. Microblogging site Twitter, broadcasters Star India and Sony, and billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reli...


How India tuned into Hotstar to watch IPL 2016

A 100 million people watched the Indian Premier League (IPL) this year on video over-the-top (OTT) platform Hotstar, with 61% of the viewers watching the cricket tournament on their mobiles. Launched last February during the ICC Cricket World Cup, Star India Pvt Ltd-owned Hotstar has seen a steady i...

6 June, 2016 | More »


Nazara picks up 26% stake in Mastermind Sports

Mobile gaming developer and publisher Nazara Technologies Pvt Ltd has picked up 26 per cent stake in London-based mobile gaming studio Mastermind Sports Ltd. Mastermind has just launched its first game CricBet, a real-time prediction game, which allows fans to bet on the outcome of live cricket matc...

21 April, 2016 | More »

Microsoft’s IE9 Promotes Yahoo! Cricket

Microsoft Corporation India Pvt. Ltd. has struck yet another agreement with a website, tying up its latest browser Internet Explorer 9 with Yahoo! Cricket, which will allow users to view latest match scores, team information, photographs and videos with the help of a ‘Cricket Tab’. The tab can b...

5 July, 2011 | More »

Sify technologies

Why Sify’s Raju Vegesna And His Employees Are Having A Ball, Finally

Wondering whatever happened to the ball used in the India vs. Sri Lanka final match in Cricket World Cup 2011? Well, International Cricket Council auctioned off the official match ball. Which was promptly picked up by Raju Vegesna, Chairman and Managing Director, Sify Technologies Limited (NASDAQ: S...

14 April, 2011 | More »


Indiatimes Launches YouTube Channel For IPL

Times Internet Ltd (Indiatimes.com) has partnered with Google to broadcast 74 live matches of the fourth season of Indian Premier League on Youtube.com, the latter’s video sharing portal. A YouTube channel Youtube.com/Indiatimes has been created which will stream the matches but with a delay o...

13 April, 2011 | More »

ESPNcricinfo.com Saw 1.9M Visitors During World Cup Final

A new record was set at Cricinfo.com when 1.9 million visitors logged into the website on the day of the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka held on March 30, 2011. Market research firm IMRB recently reported that there were a total of 4 million online visitors to websites i...

13 April, 2011 | More »

Cricket Sites Recorded 4M Visitors During World Cup Final: IMRB

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 notched up 4 million online visitors for websites in India broadcasting and reporting on the nail biting finish to the series. Alootechie has reported that cricket websites gathered a record four million Indian visitors. Market researcher IMRB International announced t...

7 April, 2011 | More »

Top 10 Cricket Sites, Games & Mobile Apps: Informate

Mobile data analytics company Informate Mobile Intelligence has, in keeping with the cricket mood that pervades the country this week following the semi-final, listed out the top ten websites, apps and games that are popular amongst mobile users. India has almost reached 800 million mobile users (77...

1 April, 2011 | More »

Cricket Fever Online And On The Mobile

The ICC World Cup 2011 has got the entire country upbeat and on its toes. Whether you are a student juggling with tests and sneaking a peek at the scores on your mobile or an executive locked onto the live streaming of the match at work, we can all agree that cricket has moved beyond […]...

1 March, 2011 | More »