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BCCI announces SBI Life as official partner for domestic, international season 2023-26

SBI Life – the insurance company – has signed a three-year deal with the BCCI and their partnership will begin with the upcoming three-match ODI series against Australia, starting September 22, 2023.

  • Wednesday, 20 September 2023
ODI World Cup: BCCI to release 400,000 tickets in next phase of ticket sales
ODI World Cup: BCCI to release 400,000 tickets in next phase of ticket sales

There were also reports of a website named “viagogo” which showed sales of tickets for many matches, including for India-Pakistan match, at excess of 50 lakhs and beyond, prompting strong reaction from former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad.

  • Wednesday, 06 September 2023
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BCCI Annual General Meeting to take place on September 25 in Goa: Report

“B. Election and induction of 2 (two) representatives of the General Body into the Governing Council of the IPL. C. Induction of 1 (one) representative of the Indian Cricketers' Association into the Governing Council of the IPL,” it added.

  • Monday, 04 September 2023
BCCI
Viacom 18 bags BCCI media rights in both digital and TV for next five years

Viacom18, a relative newcomer in the broadcasting world through its TV channel Sports18 and digital platform Jio Cinema, is also the holder of TV and digital rights to the Women’s Premier League (WPL) till 2027. It also has the rights to Cricket South Africa matches to be broadcasted in India from 2024-31.

  • Thursday, 31 August 2023
BCCI bilateral media rights bidding arrives amidst challenging market environment, lesser bidders
BCCI bilateral media rights bidding arrives amidst challenging market environment, lesser bidders

It brings the combined rights value to INR 45 crores per game for a total of 88 matches, going down from the INR 60 crores per game paid by Disney Star in the previous cycle (where it won combined rights for INR 6138.1 crores for five years).

  • Wednesday, 30 August 2023
Disney Star, Sony Sports, and Viacom 18 in a three-way battle for bilateral media rights: Report
Disney Star, Sony Sports, and Viacom 18 in a three-way battle for bilateral media rights: Report

As per a report in Cricbuzz, the media rights auction is set to take place on August 31. It added that other entities such as Zee and FanCode along with two other multinational companies, Google and Amazon, did not participate in the technical rights bid held on Monday.

  • Monday, 28 August 2023
Virat Kohli passes yo-yo test with flying colours
BCCI issues warning to Team India cricketers over Virat Kohli’s Instagram story

Earlier, the cricketers were asked by BCCI not to reveal their test scores from the yo-yo test. However, some of the cricketers did not oblige to the rule in place.

  • Friday, 25 August 2023
Najam Sethi
ODI World Cup 2023: Former PCB chief takes brutal dig at BCCI over schedule chaos

Reacting over the development, former head of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Najam Sethi took the opportunity to make a harsh comment about the BCCI.

  • Monday, 21 August 2023
In the shadow of WTC loss, BCCI shies away from gorilla in the room
In the shadow of WTC loss, BCCI shies away from gorilla in the room

Following Australia's emphatic win over India in the WTC 2023, it was a perfect opportunity for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to give a chance to the young guns who had proven their mettle in the domestic setup.

  • Sunday, 06 August 2023
BCCI releases media rights tender for international and domestic matches
BCCI releases media rights tender for international and domestic matches

As per BCCI, the detailed terms and conditions of the tender process will be available in the Invitation To Tender (ITT), which can be purchased upon submission of a non-refundable fee of INR 15 lakh.

  • Wednesday, 02 August 2023
BCCI BCCI announces the release of Invitation to Tender for Title Sponsor Rights for BCCI Eventsquotations for title sponsor rights for Womens T20 Challenge 2022
BCCI announces the release of Invitation to Tender for Title Sponsor Rights for BCCI Events

The ITT will be available for purchase till August 21, 2023.

  • Tuesday, 01 August 2023
Kapil Dev
Kapil Dev issues word of caution to BCCI, check reason

The legendry cricketer lashed out at the BCCI for preparing a tough schedule, which involves a lot of travelling ahead of the ODI World Cup 2023 which will be held in October in India.

  • Tuesday, 01 August 2023
BCCI announces fixtures for home matches against Australia, Afghanistan, England in 2023-24
BCCI announces fixtures for home matches against Australia, Afghanistan, England in 2023-24

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)’s Tours, Fixtures and Technical Committee on Tuesday confirmed the venues for the home season 2023-24. 

  • Tuesday, 25 July 2023
BCCI Secretary Jay Shah
BCCI may bar retired players to take part in foreign leagues

In the recent past, it has been found that some Indian cricketers have taken retirements to start playing in the overseas T20 leagues. BCCI is not too happy with such moves as in the long run it can hurt Indian cricket.

  • Saturday, 08 July 2023
ICC and BCCI reject PCB’s request
ICC and BCCI reject PCB’s request to relocate 2 World Cup matches

But PCB’s request has not been accepted and the schedule remains unaltered so far.

  • Thursday, 22 June 2023
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