Indian cricket league poised for success
April 7, 2011 Leave a comment
The World Cup has only just finished, but cricket fans are already anticipating the start of the Indian Premier League tournament on Friday.
Launched in 2008, the IPL is a thriving brand, based on the shorter format Twenty20 version of the game, and attracts the world’s top players, as well as enormous amounts of cash.
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On Twitter: “Channel 9 showing desperation by showing Warne’s hat-trick here from 16 years ago… and the MCG is emptying fast! Official crowd 84,345 – not now!”