Sony acquires rights for Lanka Premier League 2022
Sony Pictures Networks India has acquired the rights to telecast and stream the Lanka Premier League, starting in December 2022.
The broadcaster will telecast the tournament across the Indian subcontinent including India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Nepal, and Maldives along with digital rights for India and Sri Lanka.
“We are very pleased to see the way the Lanka Premier League has been able to sustain the growth and our allies are showing continued support and trust on the league. The tournament has attracted the biggest players from around the world and now third year in a row, the biggest broadcasters are also showing their interest and excitement around the competition. Sri Lanka has always been proud of its cricketing heritage and passion and we cannot be happier about it being taken to all parts of the world through some of the renowned broadcasters in the business on behalf of the LPL I extend warm welcome to all our broadcast partners,” said Anil Mohan, Founder and CEO of IPG, the official promoter of LPL.
The 3rd Lanka Premier League will commence on 6th December 2022 and will consist of five teams.