The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday announced that Dream11 was officially announced as the title sponsor for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
“The IPL Governing Council has announced Dream11 as the new Title Sponsor of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League. Dream11 (Sporta Technologies Pvt. Ltd) is an Indian company based in Mumbai, Maharashtra,” read the statement released on IPL’s official website.
“Dream11’s association with sports has grown over the years and it is presently partnering a total of 19 sports leagues along with 6 Indian Premier League Franchises,” it added.
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IPL Chairman, Brijesh Patel, said they look forward to delivering great value to Dream11.
“We welcome Dream11 on board as Title Sponsor for the 2020 edition of the IPL. Dream11 upgrading their association from an Official Partner to Title Sponsors is a great testament to the brand IPL.
“Dream11 as a fantasy sports brand will only grow the engagement of the IPL with its fans. As a digital brand, it will give them leverage to create exciting online engagement for fans sitting at home and watching the matches. We look forward to delivering great value to Dream11,” Patel said in a statement.
Earlier on Tuesday, Patel had told ANI that “Dream 11 has won the title sponsorship for INR 222 crore.”