IPL latest media rights sale puts it among top sporting leagues

Tue, Sep 05 2017, 12:48 PM

Broadcaster Star India will pay Rs 16,347.5 crore ($2.55 billion) for the television and digital rights of the franchise-based, T20 cricket Indian Premier League for five years, beginning 2018. At $8.47 million per game, that makes IPL one of the priciest sporting leagues globally