Sponsor list in Vivo IPL 2017- It is quite heartening for the cricket aficionados across the globe that the most popular domestic T20 tournament in the world has entered in its 10th edition. Things are changing at a great pace in the Indian Premier League and so many things have changed even from its last edition that is 2016 edition of the League. For the last two seasons of the League the top franchise teams are missing from the tournament and these teams have been replaced by a couple of new ones. After the suspension of the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, the Rising Pune Supergiants and the Gujarat Lions have stepped in to take the position of the discarded teams.
Sponsor list in Vivo IPL 2017
The Board of Cricket Control of India, popularly known as BCCI has announced that Vivo, the giant smartphone manufacturer has bagged the title sponsorship of the Indian Premier League. If the sources are to be believed, Vivo has presented the bank guarantee to the BCCI and has made confirmation of the title sponsorship rights. It is important to note that before Vivo it was Pepsico that had the right of title sponsor. But it started facing some sorts of crisis after the 2013 spot fixing and betting. And for the season 2017 and 2018 it was announced that Vivo will be the title sponsor for the Indian Premier League. And this is the reason why IPL 2017 is also known as VIVO IPL 2017.
Associate Sponsors – Vodafone, Yes Bank, Freecharge, Maruti Suzuki, CEAT Tyres, Tata Sky, Coca-Cola, Vimal Pan Masala, Amazon, OPPO, Park Avenue, Moov
About IPL 2017
The matches of the IPL 2017, if the sources are to be believed, shall start from the second week of April. The last match of the IPL however will be played on the third week of May. Importantly, the two teams based out of Pune and Rajkot will take the position of the suspended Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings.
The Pune team has 3 Indian players as well as 2 overseas players. The names of the Indian players are MS Dhoni, R Ashwin and Ajinkya Rahane, whereas the names of the foreign soil players include the likes of Steve Smith and Faf du Plessis. Likewise, the Rajkot team has 3 overseas players and 2 Indian players. The names of the foreign players are Brendon McCullum, Dwyane Bravo and James Faulkner whereas Suresh Raina and Ravindra Jadeja are the national players.
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