IPL: The e-auction of media rights for the next five-year has brought a huge revenue generation to BCCI. The numbers from the e-auction have become the most talkative thing now. BCCI sold the media rights in four packages in an amount of a whopping Rs 48, 390Cr. After seeing these impeccable numbers, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has expressed his thoughts. Looking for India’s top betting sites? Check out live cricket odds and bet on live cricket games with our amazing betting bonuses!

He expresses that these huge numbers will motivate youngsters to push themselves. And this will increase the quality of the players which will lead the Indian team to another height. Coming to the media rights, Disney Star Sports has got the TV telecast rights. On the other hand, the Viacome18 network has got digital streaming rights. And now IPL has become the second most lucrative sports league after NFL. The matches will increase over the years in the next cycle.

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Earlier, it was 60 matches per season and it had been happening for five years. But from the next season, IPL will be having a varying number of matches. In the year 2023 and 2024, there will be 74 matches in each season. And in the next two seasons 2025 and 2026, there will be 84 matches. Lastly, at the end of the news cycle, there will be 94 matches for the final year of the deal in 2027.

IPL: BCCI President After The Whopping Numbers of E-Auction

IPL: Ganguly Shares His Thoughts After Seeing The E-Auction’s Numbers
IPL: Ganguly Shares His Thoughts After Seeing The E-Auction’s Numbers

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“The game has never been just about money, it is about talent. The IPL e-auction just showed how strong the game is in our country. The numbers should be the biggest motivation for all the young players to take their ability and Team India to the highest level. IPL’s growth story and its phenomenal rise in the sporting world is a result of people’s immense faith and belief in the BCCI leadership and its workforce to keep on delivering under all adversities. ”  

Ganguly said

BCCI president added more that he is confident enough that IPL will touch another level if the support remains the same. The constant support of everyone in the ecosystem will bring to another height in world sporting leagues. The Secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India has also expressed his thoughts about this matter.

Shah said that since the inaugural IPL has become a brand that increases day by day. its growth over the year has made a red-letter day for the Indian cricket fraternity. If we talk about the world stage then IPL is now the second most valuable sporting league. In terms of per match valuation, it reaches this stage. The brand value has reached another level after the e-auction resulting in INR 48,390Cr.

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