12 Jul, 2024
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Viacom 18 Secures Media Rights for BCCI’s Home International Games

Viacom 18 secures BCCI’s media rights for home international games, digital & TV, at INR 67.8 crore per game, a 12% premium. Total Rs 5963 crore over 5 years, commencing with Australia ODI series. In a major development that has set the cricketing and broadcasting worlds abuzz, Viacom 18 has successfully clinched the media rights […]

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BCCI’s Tax Contributions and Financial Transparency: Insights from Parliament Statement

BCCI’s consistent tax payments of Rs 4,298 crore over five years challenge misconceptions. Transparency in finances underscores commitment to financial accountability and shatters prevailing assumptions. Contrary to prevailing assumptions, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has demonstrated consistent adherence to tax obligations, as disclosed by Union Minister of State for Finance, Pankaj […]

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CAB Asks BCCI to Change Date for England vs Pakistan ODI World Cup Game in Kolkata

CAB requests BCCI to change England vs Pakistan ODI World Cup match date in Kolkata due to security concerns and Hindu festival clash. Similar changes in Ahmedabad. Efforts to manage complex situation. The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has made a request to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to consider moving […]

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BCCI Opens Doors to Consortiums for Media Rights Auction, Sony-Zee Merger Gains Strategic Edge

The BCCI’s new policy permits groups to bid for cricket media rights, possibly benefiting the Sony-Zee merger. This change could reshape media partnerships in Indian cricket, impacting the upcoming auction. In a game-changing move, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has revised its policy, permitting consortiums to participate in bilateral media rights […]