Pepsi IPL 2014 Streaming Online on Star Sports (StarSports.com):
IPL 2014 Streaming on StarSports.com
The IPL 2014 online streaming rights has been acquired by Star Sports group. So IPL 2014, season 7 will be live stream on Starsports.com instead of YouTube.
Star India Pvt. Ltd, media mogul Rupert Murdoch’s Indian television company announced that it had signed the digital distribution rights for IPL 2014 edition from Times of India group. Last year The Times of India Group had made a similar agreement with YouTube to Live Stream IPL on YouTube. With the great success on live broadcast of the IPL 6 season. Star group signed the deal with Times Internet Ltd. With the current deal Star Sports have the access to the digital rights for the Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament organized by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
It’s is not been clear about the amount for which the deal was signed. We all know that Star India already signed a deal with BCCI for which it agreed to pay Rs.3,851 crore in 2012. With the current deal Star India has the broadcast and digital rights for all cricket match played in India organized by BCCI until 2018.
The deal also includes all the international cricket matches played in India and domestic tournaments, including the Ranji Trophy and the Irani Cup. In all, Star has the exclusive rights for 96 matches, including updates on the Internet and mobile phones.
The only exclusion of the deal is, Star India doesn’t have rights to promote or distribute IPL event, as it is been with the competitor Sony Entertainment Corporation. The deal will be ending in 3 years after that Star India will fight for it.
If you are not in India and want to Watch the IPL 2014 Live streaming on Youtube, then you have go to www.youtube.com/gocricket page. We have already posted a blog post with the list of TV Channels Broadcasting IPL 2014, IPL 2014 live and IPL 2014 Schedule.