BCCI invites bids for future editions of IPL (Representative photo) © Getty Images
BCCI invites bids for future editions of IPL (Representative photo) © Getty Images

Jan 21, 2015

The BCCI has invited bids for the media rights relating to the future editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the sub-continent and the rest of the world. The upcoming seasons of the Pepsi IPL will be broadcast across the world through every technological medium available, thus reaching out to an even larger audience, BCCI secretary Sanjay Patel said in a statement.

The Digital medium, for instance, is rapidly gaining in terms of popularity and usage, with more and more fans relying on digital devices to follow their favourite teams and players before, during and after the matches. The IPL will aim to enhance the viewing, digital and interactive experience for cricket fans across the globe, by introducing diverse consumer-friendly innovations that will bring them closer to the action.

“The ITT document will be available at the BCCI Headquarters at the Cricket Centre, Wankhede Stadium, D Road, Churchgate, Mumbai 400020, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm (from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturdays, and excluding Sundays), fromcJanuary22, 2015 to February 2 2015, at a cost of Rs.2,00,000/- (non-refundable and non-adjustable), to be paid vide a Demand Draft drawn in favour of Board of Control for Cricket in India, payable at Mumbai or Chennai (Tender Fee).”