<div class="img-caption-wrap "> <img alt="Stadium" src="https://st2.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/cricket/image_20130219172319.jpg" title="Stadium" /> <p class="imgcaptionnew" style="width:618px;"> The sixth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will once again bring cricket, business and entertainment together © Getty Images</p> </div> <br /> <strong>New Delhi: Apr 1, 2013 </strong><br /> <br /> The glitz and glamour of the <a href="/tags/IPL/post" target="_blank">Indian Premier League </a>(IPL) is all set to be the subject of a show on the <em>National Geographic</em> <em>Channel</em>, which promises to air the unseen "inside story" of the multi-million dollar Twenty20 event.<br /> <br /> "For the first time in Indian television history,<em> National Geographic Channel</em> will answer the burning question among Indian Cricket fans; What is the inside story of the IPL? This year, get set to be glued to your television sets, as Nat Geo brings INSIDE IPL; a special series that will reveal the facts behind the massive machinery of the Pepsi Indian Premier League," said a statement issued by the <a href="/tags/BCCI/post" target="_blank">BCCI</a>.<br /> <br /> Featuring 54 days of cricket, 76 matches, nine teams, 12 venues and more than a hundred million spectators and TV viewers, the IPL 2013 starting on Wednesday will once again bring cricket, business and entertainment together.<br /> <br /> "From the organisation and preparations for the Pepsi IPL 2013, to its execution, management, broadcast, players and fans, 'Inside IPL' will give viewers a peek into the making and shaping of India's largest annual sporting spectacle," the release stated.<br /> <br /> <a href="/tags/National-Geographic-Channel/post" target="_blank">National Geographic Channel</a>'s 'Inside' series showcases the "most restricted places and behind-the-scenes moments from some of the world's greatest events."<br /> <br /> "From the Vatican to the biggest Rolling Stones concert, from the beaches of Brazil to the crowded streets of Hong Kong, the show unravels the science, high-tech tools, and non-stop drama, as the compelling cast of characters race to pull off the impossible."<br /> <br /> Speaking about the series, Keertan Adyanthaya, Managing Director, National Geographic Network and Fox International Channels India said, "IPL is more than just a cricket tournament, with hundreds of millions of people and billions of rupees being involved."<br /> <br /> Speaking about the association with National Geographic Channel, <a href="/tags/Rajeev-Shukla/post" target="_blank">Rajeev Shukla</a>, Chairman, IPL, said, "We are very excited to be associated with a prestigious brand like National Geographic Channel for a special series on the Pepsi Indian Premier League."<br /> <br /> 'Inside IPL' will air on National Geographic Channel, later this year.