nexGTv Secure IPL Mobile Rights
March 25, 2013
nexGTv has secured the official mobile streaming rights of the Indian Premier League from the master rights holder, medstore Times Internet.
Users of the nexGTv service, which is provided by DigiVive, will be able to stream all 76 matches live as well as highlights and match repeats.
DigiVive Director G.D. Singh said: “Cricket is not just a sport in India but the real source of entertainment with lot of emotions involved. This is ‘the real content’ desired by users. We have witnessed immense success during last cricketing actions that were streamed live on nexGTv. Streaming all the 76 matches of IPL is yet another step towards our commitment of delivering best possible service and content on our mobile TV platform.”
Times Internet Limited CEO Satyan Gajwani added: “Sports, and cricket in particular, is a strong area of focus for us. Partnering with nexGTV is a step forward for us in bringing IPL 2013 to cricket fans across mobile devices, allowing them to catch the IPL action anytime, anywhere. The last few years have been promising and we hope for higher engagement with mobile cricket’s fans this year.”