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Jai Shah pointed out that no opening match has been seen in the world.
- Jai Shah shares Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) data
- Due to Corona, this time the IPL has been organized in UAE.
IPL-13 started on 19 September in Abu Dhabi. In view of the medical protocol due to Corona, this time the IPL has been organized in the closed grounds of the UAE. People are enjoying IPL from home through digital platforms and TV. BCCI Secretary Jai Shah tweeted that, the IPL-13 inaugural match between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians played in Abu Dhabi was viewed by 200 million people.
A kind of record
According to Shah, the figure of 20 crores is the highest in the world according to those watching the inaugural match of any sport. Shah has quoted this figure from BARC.
Jay Shah tagged BCCI President Sourav Ganguly on Twitter, writing, “The opening match of the IPL has set a new record. According to BARC, this match was watched by 200 million people. This is the highest number of viewers watching the opening match. “