Ipl vs Icl

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Prepared by Foram Raichura Devarsh Pandya Rajen Changela Sunil Tewani

Indian Cricket League (ICL)

The Indian Cricket League (ICL), is a private cricket league that runs parallel to the Indian Premier League (IPL) managed by Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). Zee Telefilms, part of the Essel group promoted by Subhash Chandra, has started The ICL along with major infrastructure group IL&FS.


Zee Telefilms, had bid for the telecast rights to the 2003 Cricket World Cup. Although the highest bid, it was unsuccessful. In 2004, Subhash Chandra again bid for telecast rights and ended up in an inconclusive court battle. He made another bid for the 2006 ICC Champions Trophy rights and once again lost. He responded by creating the ICL. Zee Telefilms announced that it would partner with infrastructure group IL&FS to create a new, ambitious cricket organisation, the Indian Cricket League. with prize money of one million US dollars in the initial edition for the winning team.


The Indian Premier League (also known as the "DLF Indian Premier League" and often abbreviated as IPL), is a Twenty20 cricket competition created by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and chaired by the Chairman & Commissioner IPL, BCCI Vice President Lalit Modi. It was started To compete the rival ICL.


The 2008 Indian Premier League season was the debut season of the Indian Premier League, established by the BCCI in 2007. The season commenced on the 18 April 2008 with the final match held on 1 June 2008.

Controversies (IPL)

Both IPL and ICL had Controversies. CHEER LEADERS. IPL had controversies with different Cricket boards from the world. Conflicts with the England and Wales Cricket Board, Cricket Australia, Pakistan Cricket Board, Cricket Club of India and smaller clubs like WICB and NZCB

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Controversies (ICL)

Controversies like BCCI Response to the ICL ICL takes BCCI to court Pressure on Players from Other National Organizations


Royal Challengers Bangalore Chennai Super Kings Delhi Daredevils Deccan Chargers Kolkata Knight Riders Kings XI Punjab Mumbai Indians Rajasthan Royals

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Mumbai Champs Chennai Superstars Chandigarh Lions Hyderabad Heroes Royal Bengal Tigers Delhi Giants Ahmedabad Rockets Lahore Badshahs Dhaka Warriors

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India's Sony Entertainment Television network and Singapore-based World Sport Group are holding the global broadcasting rights of the Indian Premier League Sony-WSG then re-sold parts of the broadcasting rights geographically to other companies

Television rights and Issues IPL vs ICL

Since the ICL is conducted by Zee Telefilms, the ICL is broadcast in most domains on the Zee network. ZEE also distributed their broadcasting rights geographically to other companies

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Sony/WSG - Global Rights, India ONE HD - Australia Sky Network - New Zealand ● ●

Zee Sports - Global Rights, India, Bangladesh & USA Ten Sports - India, Bangladesh, Pakistan & Middle East ATN Bangla - Bangladesh Gateway - North Africa Telkom-Malaysia - Malaysia Astro TVIQ - Malaysia Fox Sports - Australia Zee Music - UK Zee TV - Africa Caribbean Media Corporation Caribbean

Arab Digital Distribution- Arab and Middle east Willow TV - Rights to distribute on television, radio, broadband and Internet, for the IPL in North America. SuperSport - South Africa and Nigeria GEO super – Pakistan ATN - Canada

League structure IPL ICL

Each team is be OWNED by Franchise Who won bid for Team. Each team is be coached by Coach appointed by Franchise. The players were decided by auctioning them.

Each team is be OWNED by a ESSEL group itself. Each team is be coached by a...
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