Willow TV secures IPL telecast rights
Willow TV acquires the exclusive telecast rights from World Sport Group for television, radio, broadband and internet for a period of five years.india Updated: Apr 08, 2008 20:28 IST
The Indian Premier League will have North America, Mexico, Central and South America and the Caribbean in its footprint with Willow TV acquiring the exclusive rights for television, radio, broadband and internet.
The company has acquired exclusive rights from World Sport Group (WSG) for a period of five years.
"BCCI-IPL would like to welcome Willow TV, as its broadcast licensee, and is pleased to be working with Willow TV on the broadcast of the DLF Indian Premier League in the Americas and is confident that this will be a successful working partnership," Lalit Modi, IPL Governing Council Chairman, said in a statement.
"We are sure the cricket fans in America could look forward to an exciting line-up of matches as international and Indian cricket stars compete with each other to offer the best of cricketing action," he said.