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Big Bash League TV Rights Deal Worth | How Much Each Season Cricket Australia Generate Revenue From It?

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Cricket Australia established their T20 league among other cricket leagues worldwide. Indian Premier League might have advantage on all other cricket leagues but since changes to the Big Bash format bring new players to it. The Cricket Australia recently signed massive contract deal worth of million dollars with Start India rights. Big Bash League tv rights deal worth details revealed.

How Much Cricket Australia Earn From BBL Deal with Disney?

Cricket Australia announced a 7 year deal for broadcasting rights with Disney. This deal means that men and women cricket matches from BBL season broadcast live on Star pay TV network from 2023. Sources reported, that deal is worth of $250 million for 7 years. Star will also now broadcast Australia’s next home Ashes series in 2025/26.

Cricket Association LeagueDeal WorthContract YearsBroadcasters
Cricket AustraliaBig Bash League$250m 7 Until 2030Disney (Star Pay)
  • Each season Cricket Australia generate $35m from both men and women competition in Big Bash league

How Much Sky Sports Deal with Cricket Australia Worth?

Sky Sports add Big Bash League to their cricket league portfolio. A recent study about sports stream released according to which 80% find live streams rather than watch matches on television now days. Nick Hockley, CA chief executive said “Sky Sports is broadcasting both the Weber WBBL and the KFC BBL which is very exciting, with the WBBL having already started and showcasing the world’s best players to cricket fans globally.”

Previously the BT Sports hold the official coverage rights for it and they broadcast matches. The deal continue from 2016 ends in 2021. A source reported that BT Sports paid $127m for 5 years deal with Cricket Australia.

  • In past, Cricket Australia generates $25.4m each season from it’s BT Sports deal which is ended in 2021.
BoardLeagueDeal ValueContract YearsBroadcasters
Cricket AustraliaBig Bash Leaguenot reported5 until 2025Sky

What is the worth of Foxtel and Seven Network Deal?

In 2018, Cricket Australia breaks all record of money making from television broadcasting, they strike deal with Foxtel and Seven network worth $809m for six season deal.

BoardLeagueWorth of DealContract YearsBroadcasters
Cricket AustraliaWBBL & BBL$809m6 (2018-22)Foxtel | Seven Network
  • According to deal, Fox Sports broadcast 23 regular season matches and all three finals of from the WBBL. The remaining 33 schedule will be streamed live on CA live app, Cricket Australia official site and Foxtel owned Kayo Sports OTT Platform.

Further details regarding to Big Bash League tv rights deal and how’s it’s worth getting increase each season.