Star India gets Indian Premier League media rights for five years
Star India has got Indian Premier League’s (IPL) media rights for five year period 2018-2022. In the final bid Star India edged out Sony Pictures with a bid of Rs 16,347.50 crore. Now Star India has various media rights of IPL from 2018-2022. It allows Star India to air content on their properties for a period of five years (2018-2022). Sony made a bid of Rs. 11,050 crores for the rights that was second highest. Sony’s bid was for the Indian region only whereas Star India’s bid was for global reach.