New Delhi: Gaming giant Dream11 won the title sponsorship for IPL 2020 for Rs 222 crore. The Twenty20 cricket league is slated to be played in UAE from September 19 to November 10.
According to sources, Dream11, which is already a partner of the BCCI, outbid Tata Sons, Byju’s and Unacademy to bag the sponsorship.
IPL Chairman Brijesh Patel confirmed the news that Dream11 has won the IPL 2020 title sponsorship for Rs 222 crores.
Recently, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Vivo Mobile India Pvt Ltd cancelled their partnership for Indian Premier League 2020.
Dream11 is a fantasy sports platform based in India that allows users to play fantasy cricket, hockey, football, kabaddi, and basketball. In April 2019, Dream11 became the first Indian gaming company to enter the ‘Unicorn Club’.