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ICC Strikes Deal With BYJU’s As Global Partner Until 2023

In August last year,BYJU's became the official jersey sponsors of the Indian cricket team.

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has struck a deal with the highly-rated Indian education app BYJU’s as their global partner from 2021 to 2023. The three-year agreement will see BYJU’S partner all ICC events over the period, including the forthcoming ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in India, and the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup in New Zealand. As a global partner, BYJU’S will have extensive in-venue, broadcast, and digital rights across all ICC events.

BYJU’S will work closely with the ICC to deepen engagement with fans through the creation of innovative campaigns. In August last year, they became the official jersey sponsors of the Indian cricket team.

ICC Joins Hands With BYJU’s

Manu Sawhney Chief Executive, ICC said: “We are excited to have BYJU’S on board as one of our global partners and look forward to having a great innings together. Cricket is a sport where resilience, perseverance and conviction are crucial qualities and the partnership with BYJU’S will allow that to be fostered by a wider audience both young and old.”

“BYJU’S has been an ardent supporter of cricket in India and we are glad to be partnering with a strong, young, and dynamic Indian brand that has been inspiring millions of students to dream big. We look forward to the successful convergence of education and sports and hope to reach the hearts and minds of millions of young cricketing enthusiasts through this partnership” he further added.

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Meanwhile, Byju Raveendran, the founder of BYJU’s expressed his happiness with their association with cricket’s apex body.

“We are excited to partner with ICC in championing world cricket. Sports is a big part of life for most Indians and cricket, in particular, holds a very special place in our hearts. It is a matter of pride for us as an Indian company to represent our nation on a global platform like this. Just as cricket inspires billions across the world, we too as a learning company hope to inspire the love of learning in every child’s life.”

Meanwhile, India are topping the World Test Championship points table at the moment with 430 points and a percentage of 71.7.

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Anshuman Roy

A cricket and sports enthusiast having previously worked with Cricwizz, Circle of Cricket, Times Now, The Quint and now with Cricfit.

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ICC Strikes Deal With BYJU’s As Global Partner Until 2023