ICC FTP 2023-27 – PCB raises concern over impact of T20 leagues on international cricket

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has expressed concern about the rising number of T20 leagues competing for space in the calendar and has written to the ICC suggesting that a working group be formed to evaluate the impact of franchise cricket on international cricket. The PCB outlined its issues in a letter to the ICC … Read more

ICC FTP 2023-27 – India and Australia to battle for Border-Gavaskar Trophy over five Tests in next FTP cycle

In 2018-19, India became the first Asian team to win a Test series in Australia. Two years later, despite struggling with the absence of several key players, India achieved one of the greatest Test victories at the Gabba to beat Australia 2-1 once again. On both occasions, there were calls for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy to … Read more

IPL 2023-27 India subcontinent TV rights sold for US$ 2.72 billion

The highest bids for the two most lucrative categories – TV and digital – in the IPL rights e-auction for the next cycle (2023-27) have been determined. ESPNcricinfo has learned that the highest bid in Package A – TV rights for the Indian subcontinent – was INR 57.5 crore ($US 7.37 million approx.) per match. … Read more

Amazon pulls out of race for IPL media rights for 2023-27 cycle

Amazon has pulled out of the race to own the media rights to the IPL for the next five years. ESPNcricinfo has learned the global e-commerce giant is not part of the final list of seven bidders participating in the e-auction on Sunday to decide who will get to broadcast one of the most lucrative … Read more