Disney Star retained their Indian sub-continent TV rights by paying Rs 23,575 crore (Rs 57.5 crore/game) while Viacom18 bagged the digital rights with a winning bid of Rs 23,578 crore.
Previously, Star India Network won the IPL broadcasting rights for the 2017-22 cycle for INR 16,347.50 crores for both digital and TV. This is the first instance when the BCCI has sold the IPL broadcasting rights for television and digital separately.
The value per IPL match made more than a 100 percent jump from the previous Rs 54.5 crore to above Rs 118.02 crore, making it the second most expensive sports league in the world. The per match value (USD 14.61 million) of IPL is second only to NFL where every match is worth USD 17 million.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has hinted at increasing the number of Indian Premier League (IPL) games per season in the next cycle of 2023-27.
IPL 2023 Live Telecast Channel List
Following are the details of the IPL 2023 Live Telecast Channel List for various locations across the world:
Star Sports, Voot
Sky Sports Cricket, Sky Sports Main Event
Fox Sports, Yupp TV
Geo Super (TBC)
Sky Sport NZ (Sky Sport 2)
Flow Sports (Flow Sports 2)
Radio Television Afghanistan (RTA)
Yupp TV, Net TV Nepal, SimTV Nepal
Yupp TV, SLRC, Dialog TV, PeoTV
Yupp TV, Medianet
DIGITAL / APP
Viacom18’s Voot, Yupp TV, Foxtel
Cricket Radio, 89.1 Radio 4 FM, Gold 101.3 FM, Talksport
IPL 2023 Broadcasting TV Channel List
IPL 2023 Broadcasters: In the Indian subcontinent, IPL 2023 will be broadcast on the Star India Network that will offer coverage in eight languages – Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, Bengali, Marathi, Malayalam, and Kannada.
The broadcast partners to provide live coverage for the Indian Premier League 2023:
Star Sports (India and its Sub-continent)
Fox Sports (Australia)
Sky Sports Cricket (the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland)
SuperSport (South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa)
Times Internet(USA, Canada)
Sky Sport NZ (New Zealand)
Geo Super (Pakistan)
Flow Sports (Caribbean)
Gazi TV (Bangladesh)
Radio Television Afghanistan (Afghanistan)
Fox Networks Group (South East Asia)
Digicel (Pacific Islands)
Yupp TV (Australia, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Japan, Bhutan, Maldives, Central Asia, Continental Europe, Central & South America, and Southeast Asia (except Malaysia, Singapore)
StarHub TV+ (Singapore, Malaysia & Hong Kong).
Star Sports – Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports Select 1 SD, Star Sports Select 1 HD, Star Sports 3, Star Sports HD 3 (English), Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 HD (Hindi), Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Kannada, Star Sports 1 Bangla, Star Sports 1 Marathi, Star Sports 1 Malayalam, and Suvarna Plus (Kannada), Jalsha Movies (Bengali), Maa Movies (Telegu), Star Pravah HD (Marathi), Star Gold, Star Gold HD, Vijay Super SD, Asianet Plus (Sunday matches).
Sky Sports is also available on Virgin Media, Virgin Media Ireland, Sky UK, BT TV via Now TV, TalkTalk TV, eir Vision, Now TV, Sky Go, Virgin TV Go.
SKY Sport NZ is also available on Vodafone TV, Sky Go, Sky Sport Now, Fan Pass.
ATN Cricket Plus is also available on Bell Fibe TV, Optik TV, VMedia.
Willow TV is also available on Sling TV, Prism TV, Google Fiber also added Sling TV as a Telecast option.