IPL brand Valuations and Statistics

  IPL Brand value: $ 4130 million (18,000 crore -As on April 1, 2010). It was just $ 2010 million on April 1, 2009.     IPL Team brand valuations:   1. Chennai Superkings: $ 48.4 million   2. Kolkata Knight Riders: $ 46 million   3. Rajasthan Royals: $ 45.2 million   4. Rajasthan [...]

Stake sale in Punjab Kings eleven?

  With two new teams, Kochi and Pune, attracting well over $300 million at Sunday’s auction, existing eight team owners can look forward to similar valuations when they sell part of their stakes. While there have been talks of Kings XI selling stake for some time, this is the first time that Mr Wadia has [...]

IPL Franchisees

    IPL Franchisees:     Pune is the most expensive franchisee while Rajasthan is the least expensive franchisee.     First auction was held in January 24, 2008. 8 franchisees won bids by paying 2,853 crore (total amount).     Second auction was held in March 21, 2010. 2 franchisees won bids by paying [...]

Pune Warriors India

Sahara pune ipl

    Pune is the most expensive team in the Indian Premier League and will make its debut in IPL 2011. Pune Warriors India is the first IPL management to use traditional cheerleaders in Indian Premier League.       IPL Pune Franchisee Profile:       Team Name: Sahara Pune Warriors     IPL entry: 2011 [...]

Kochi Tuskers Kerala

Kochi IPL Indi Commandos logo

    Kochi Tuskers Kerala is a new team in Indian Premier League. Management changed the team name from “Kochi Indi Commandos” to “Kochi Tuskers Kerala” – thanks to pressure from fans. It will be a big surprise if this team reaches even quarter-finals.       IPL Cochin (Kochi) Franchisee Profile:       [...]

IPL News: March 21: Deadline for 2 new teams


  2 new IPL teams will be revealed on March 21. 14 franchisees are in contention for those 2 slots. March 20 is the last date to deposit a cheque of $1 crore as a bank guarantee. Major industrial houses like Adani group, Jaypee group, Videocon and other financial houses are vyeing for those 2 crucial [...]