T20 cricket is the craze among the present generation in the 21st century. Regarded as the mostinnovative and attractive format of all the three, it continues to win millions of hearts worldwide. The journey started as a dream run with the introduction of the Indian Premier League in 2008 by Lalit modi.Then as a sequel to a blockbuster movie, Champions League T20 came as a sequel to IPL every year. Read the rest of this entry
Probably, the favorites for the Champions League T20, Mumbai Indians are a serious contender and sure semi-finalists. The presence of Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Bravo strengthens the team. The team is placed along with Royal Challengers, Guyana, South Australia and Highveld Lions. They were the finalists of the Indian Premier League 2010 and just missed the cup. They were the most consistent team in the whole IPL. Read the rest of this entry
The Indian Premier League Commissioner Mr. Lalit Modi nowadays has sleepless nights. First he introduced IPL. Then he took IPL to South Africa making it International Premier League. What else has he done for IPL ? He signed deals to broadcast IPL live on Youtube and to screen it live in theaters all over India.
So whats his next step?
He has met with the US Cricket Chief for what?. To move IPL into The United States. He discussed with the USA Chief to bring Champions League T in US as soon as next year and to allow top US Players play in IPL.
His decision is very interesting.
Why does Modi do this?
He says USA and the North American continent has the second largest viewership and revenue for Indian Cricket and the IPL.
He adds that the meeting is successful and very near in future cricket will become popular in USA.
What does Lockerbie say to this?
IPL is a powerful product in sports and has fame all over the globe. Cricket USA and IPL will work hard to make cricket popular in Northern America.