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The rise of the ipl fantasy

The ground-breaking moment for the growth of fantasy sports, like for most other industries, was the rise of the Internet in the middle of 90’s decade.

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The rise of the ipl fantasy

  1. 1. The ground-breaking moment for the growth of fantasy sports, like for most other industries, was the rise of the Internet in the middle of 90’s decade.
  2. 2. The new technology only eased one’s entry to the hobby as stats could quickly be compiled online and news and information became readily available. With the growth of the industry, fantasy has branched out to include other sports. The BCCI in India endorsed their unique version to cash in on the IPL fantasy in India.
  3. 3. Every cricket fan enthusiastically looks for various ways and means to be involved with the game.
  4. 4. The IPL fantasy added to this need with its star studded owners, larger than life stature, and big bucks riding on the game.
  5. 5. Fantasy Cricket provides users an interactive medium to connect with cricket. The game appeals to those who are avid cricket fans.
  6. 6. In simple words, you are given the much desired experience of an actual Cricket team selector with you having to choose your team from the best players on offer.
  7. 7. Indian Premier League (IPL) is a Twenty20 cricket tournament where different franchise teams compete for the title.
  8. 8. The tournament inaugurated in 2008 and takes place every year usually during the months of April–June. The IPL is the most-watched Twenty20 cricket league in the world and is also known for its commercial success.
  9. 9. Seeing the demand for IPL, this led to the conceptualization and execution of fantasy league IPL in India.

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