Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) is returning with a new season, after a three-year break owing to the pandemic. The new season has been termed: CCL Reloaded.
The sportainment event will have 8 teams across 8 states that will fight hard to win the CCL trophy.
As per the organisers, sports and cinema are the biggest entertainment drivers in this country, and CCL is a combination of both.
This season will feature teams from 8 different parts of the country, giving the league a pan-India presence. 19 games will be played across 6 cities, including Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Jodhpur, Chennai, Cochin, and Raipur. The following teams will compete for the coveted CCL Cup:
· Mumbai Heroes
· Chennai Rhinos
· Telugu Warriors
· Bhojpuri Dabanggs
· Kerala Strikers
· Bengal Tigers
· Karnataka Bulldozers
· Punjab De Sher
With over 150 celebrities and influencers directly and indirectly connected with the league, this season is expected to generate excitement for the viewers.
Parle has been roped in as the Title sponsor, with more sponsors expected to join in the next few days. In addition to the Title Sponsor, the league will have one Presenting Sponsor, two Powered by Sponsors, and six Associate Sponsors.
The event will be telecast live and exclusively across the Zee TV network on seven different channels.
"We are thrilled to partner with CCL and provide fans with the excitement and entertainment they have been missing," said Rahul Johri, Broadcaster. "This season will be bigger and better than ever, with a new format and a wide range of talented players and celebrities participating."
"As a sponsor, we are honoured to be a part of this exciting event," said Mayank Shah. "CCL has always been a platform that brings together sports and entertainment, we have been associated with it for the last 10 years, and we can't wait to see what this season has in store."
"CCL has been a pioneer in sportainment in India, and we are proud to bring it back for our fans," said Vishnu Induri, League Owner. "This season is a testament to our commitment to providing the best possible experience for fans and players alike."