Tangentially related - IPL rights sold for ~$1 billion/year. Second richest per match in the world. Archived Message
Posted by ATL on June 14, 2022, 12:23:01, in reply to "MLS and Apple partner on a rights deal, this seems interesting to me"
The television and digital deals, valued at more than $1 billion per season, firmly establish the Indian cricket competition in the top bracket of international sports leagues like the National Football League ($10 billion a year), English Premier League soccer (about $4 billion) and the National Basketball Association ($2.7 billion).
On a per-match basis, the Indian Premier League, whose season lasts only two months, now ranks behind only the N.F.L.