Anil Kumble, Tom Moody, Sanjay Manjrekar, Harsha Bhogle, Shishir Hattangadi to provide expert analysis.
April 6, 2011:
As the nation prepares to witness the 51 day cricketing extravaganza, CNN-IBN, India’s No.1 English News channel promises to bring the viewers best and incisive analysis all through the IPL season with its extraordinary line up of cricketing experts. CNN-IBN’s programming this IPL season, “Cricketment” will feature cricketing experts that include Anil Kumble - India’s greatest match winner & the highest wicket taker, Tom Moody – the Two time World Cup winner, Sanjay Manjrekar - Former Indian batsman & cricket analyst, Harsha Bhogle – India’s best cricket commentator and Shishir Hattangadi – former Mumbai Ranji cricket captain.
“Cricketainment” will be 55 days of non-stop programming split into pre-tournament shows & shows during the tournament. The pre tournament programming on CNN-IBN would be telecast from April 04 to April 08 and will include:
Programming during the tournament begins from 8th April to 28th May would feature:
Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-In-Chief, CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN-Lokmat, said, “The new season of IPL is bound to provoke fever and passion in this cricket crazy nation. CNN-IBN with its panel of extraordinary experts this IPL season promises to bring the viewers the best and incisive analysis.”