Good news for IPL fans! KKR surpass Man U in growth
By NewsX Bureau
| Friday, September 23, 2016 - 19:41
New Delhi: Cash-rich Indian Premier League's franchise Kolkata Knight Riders is growing at an incredible pace, and has surpassed even EPL's Manchester United in terms of growth.
Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)'s annual report has revealed that IPL as a brand is now worth $4.5 billion (Rs 27,000 crore approx). The report further states that the total TV viewership of IPL 2016 calculated by impressions was 102 Crores.
What is more exciting for the IPL fans is that IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders have registered a growth of 300 per cent surpassing Man U which has been able to register growth of 204 per cent, in 2015/16.