Willow TV Live Telecast IPL 2018 in the USA: The world’s biggest domestic T20 competition, Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 is set to begin with the opening game between defending champions Mumbai Indians and former champions Chennai Super Kings on April 7 at the Wankhede Stadium. The eleventh season of the IPL will be special for fans as Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals are back in the IPL. The first match of IPL 2018 will start 4:00 PM IST and second match at 8:00 PM IST in case of a doubleheader.
Willow TV who is the biggest broadcaster for cricket in North America has bought the IPL 10 media rights in the United States. Willow TV to live telecast IPL 2018 live in the USA.
Willow TV Live Telecast IPL 2018 in the USA
A total of 60 matches will be played this season, including the playoffs. All the eights teams will aim to first qualify for the playoffs and then win the title. VIVO IPL 2018 Twenty20 tournament was previously broadcast by Willow in 2014.
Vijay Srinivasan, CEO of Willow said, “Willow is delighted to bring exclusive live coverage of the IPL 2017 to our viewers across television and digital platforms.”
“Viewer interest for cricket in the US stands at unparalleled levels, as over 1.4 million households watched the ICC World Twenty20 on Willow in 2016. We look to continue to set new all-time high ratings this year. The IPL is the crown jewel of professional Twenty20 tournaments, and cricket fans in the US are in for a treat when the tournament kicks off on April 7.” he added.
The tournament will feature 60 matches and it will be played over 51 days across various venues of India. Willow who is part of Times Internet is one of the fastest growing sports networks in the US. The viewers who want to watch IPL 2018 live telecast in the USA can subscribe to Willow TV packages by visiting www.willow.tv.