Paytm Becomes Umpire Partner in Vivo IPL for Next 5 Years,,,Till now it was a question that who will be the official umpire partners for VIVO IPL from this season. The answer is now clear. Paytm has signed as the official umpire partners for VIVO IPL not only for this season but for the next 5 IPL seasons.
The announcement regarding the umpire partner in Vivo IPL was made by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). Talking about Paytm, the company is also the Title Sponsor of India Cricket, apart from the umpire partner in Vivo IPL. The chairman of IPL, Mr. Rajeev Shukla said, “Paytm are presently the Title Sponsors of India Cricket and the relationship has now been extended to the IPL. Both Paytm and BCCI share a strong bond and we will continue to provide great value to Paytm. It is now official that the broadcasters can offer the IPL 2018 Live Streaming for the convenient of viewers.”
In reply to this, the founder and CEO of Paytm said, “We are delighted to be the IPL Umpire Partner for the next five years. Cricket has been a key element in Paytm’s brand journey and it has worked brilliantly for our young brand. In addition to IPL, we are also the Title sponsor for India cricket for the last few years. We had a great relationship with the BCCI, and our investment in IPL further reaffirms our commitment to this wonderful sport.”
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