ITV gets IPL cricket rights

After a 3 decade long gap, ITV broadcasters have to something to broadcast and they have got the rights to broadcast IPL this year.

The deal is it will be broadcaster on air 59 of 60 live matches on ITV4.

The Coverage will be presented by Matt Smith with Bollywood actress and presenter Mandira Bedi who had earlier hosted the Cricket World cup.

IPL has a specialist section in ITV.com where they have the rights to broadcast IPL.

What ITV’s director has to say to this deal-

In only two years, the Indian Premier League has already established itself as one of the world’s most high profile and exciting sports events which attracts some of the very best cricketers from around the globe

It is an exciting acquisition for one of the UK’s fastest growing digital channels and we’re delighted to be able to offer the whole tournament free-to-air to our viewers.

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About Adithya Ramesh

Yo people. This is Adithya. A student who loves what he does. Has passion for Cricket and is a die hard SRT fan. Loves to photograph and is a travel freak

Posted on March 4, 2010, in IPL, t20 and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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