The left-arm pacer was initially left out of Pakistan's squad for the World Cup
New Zealand witnessed one its deadliest terrorist attacks on March 15 when 2 gunmen open fired on two mosques
Broadcaster Set Max says that this has been the best IPL so far - all its inventory is sold out and the broadcaster has made an estimated Rs 950 crore before the tournament even began.
With two back to back wins - and that too against Pakistan and South Africa, the Indian cricket team is back to being the favorites to win this ICC Cricket World Cup. 8 more brands have signed up as on-air sponsors with Airtel and Maruti Suzuki coming on board as presenting sponsors. Storyboard checks in on the sponsor sentiment.
It‘s been a week since the ICC cricket world cup started with India winning the big match against Pakistan last Sunday. But it wasn‘t just the 76 run victory that grabbed the headlines- the ads that played also got the people talking. We at Storyboard decided to put together the good, the bad and the ugly of World Cup advertising.
Our men in blue will begin their endeavour to defend the cricket World Cup starting Sunday. However they have more than just the nation's aspirations riding on their shoulders. Sponsors have shelled out nearly Rs 700 crore for the tournament, and expect a big bang for their buck, reports CNBC-TV18's Pavni Mittal.
Meet the winners of the first Storyboard Awards while Indian companies get ready for the ride of their life with India's first Formula 1 extravaganza!
One of the best, most talented and dedicated Indian cricketers, Gautam Gambhir talks to CNBC-TV18's Anuradha SenGupta about his World Cup experience.
High-Def is the in thing in television but its subscription and not advertising that will drive it, new ownership, senior level exists, there is a lot happening at Dentsu India, ASCI goes all out to promote creativity with a conscience.
The ICC Cricket World Cup was a dream run for Team India, cricket fans, ESPN Star Sports and all the advertisers who backed it with their brands. The question is will this help or hamper the prospects of the IPL that started on Friday?
It is fitting that in the week that the ICC Cricket World Cup ends, one of the most iconic cricketers in the world, Imran Khan has a candid chat with CNBC-TV18's Anuradha SenGupta.
India is in the ICC Cricket World Cup semifinal and no matter what happens next the interest in cricket will zoom up after that big win against Australia. All this will have a positive impact on the IPL that starts of on April 8th. Plans for Season 4 are well underway.
The much awaited ICC Cricket World Cup which has returned to the Indian subcontinent after 15 years has begun from February 19 and will be up to April 2.
Sponsors associated with the ICC Cricket World Cup are hoping and praying that the Indian team stays in the tournament till the very end. CNBC-TV18’s Nikita Rana reports that both advertisers and the ICC have taken steps to ensure that team India stays the course.
The ICC Cricket World Cup kicked off with a glittering opening ceremony in Dhaka on Thursday.