JioCinema continued to set new benchmarks as it clocked 2.5 Cr. concurrent viewers during the Qualifier 1 of the TATA IPL 2023 match between Gujarat Titans and Chennai Super Kings. JioCinema not only broke its own record for the third time this season but also equalled the World Record set during India vs New Zealand Semi-Final in the ICC 2019 World Cup.
On April 17, 2.4 Cr. viewers came together to watch MS Dhoni’s CSK defend against a high-octane run chase from Royal Challengers Bangalore with bated breath at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium.
This record was set after bettering the one they set on April 12th of a peak concurrency touching 2.2 Crore, again when Dhoni gave a glimpse of the good old days of thrilling finishes against Rajasthan Royals.
The records are evidence to cricket fans’ preference to watch the TATA IPL 2023 on JioCinema.
In addition to edge-of-the-seat match action, JioCinema’s repeat record-rumble comes on the back of several fan-centric offerings such as free streaming across all network subscribers, 4K streaming, 12-language commentary and free-to-play contest Jeeto Dhan Dhana Dhan with exciting prizes for every match including a car.
JioCinema continues to set global benchmarks in the world of digital sports viewing as it clocked over 1300 Cr. video views in the first five weeks of the TATA IPL 2023.
Viewers were glued to JioCinema’s fan-centric presentation as the average time spent per viewer per match touched 60 minutes.
TATA IPL 2023 on Connected TV has already reached twice the number of viewers than that on HD TV.
JioCinema has 26 top brands partnering for their digital streaming of TATA IPL 2023, including (Co-Presenting Sponsor) Dream11, (Co-Powered) JioMart, PhonePe, Tiago EV, Jio (Associate Sponsor) Appy Fizz, ET Money, Castrol, TVS, Oreo, Bingo, Sting, AJIO, Haier, RuPay, Louis Philippe Jeans, Amazon, Rapido, Ultra Tech Cement, Puma, Kamla Pasand, Kingfisher Power Soda, Jindal Panther TMT Rebar, Saudi Tourism, Spotify and AMFI.
IPL’s broadcast partner JioCinema continued to set benchmarks for the rest of the industry to follow as it clocked 2.5 crore concurrent views during the Qualifier 1 between Gujarat Titans and Chennai Super Kings at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Tuesday.
In the process, JioCinema equalled the world record set for concurrent views during the India vs New Zealand semi-final at the 2019 ODI World Cup.
JioCinema, the digital broadcast partner for the T20 league, has broken its own record thrice this season now. The previous best was 2.4 crore established during Chennai Super Kings against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on 17 April. The previous best, 2.2 crore, also involved CSK when they faced Rajasthan Royals.
The streaming service provider has collected over 1300 crore video views in the first five weeks of the IPL 2023 while averaging time spent per viewer per match at 60 minutes.
In the Qualifier 1 between GT and CSK, four-time champions Chennai emerged victorious by 15 runs to move into the final for the 10th time in 16 seasons.
The action now moves to the Eliminator between five-time winners Mumbai Indians and Lucknow Super Giants. The winner of that clash will take on Gujarat Titans in Qualifier 2.
The final will take place at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on 28 May.
1) CSK Vs GT Qualifier 1 Clocks 2.5 Crore Concurrent Viewers Online As Jio Cinema Sets New World Record.Details?
Ans) Chennai Super Kings (CSK) entered their 10th Indian Premier League final after beating Gujarat Titans (GT) in the Qualifier 1 of the 16th edition of the tournament. It was a superb all-round show by CSK at home wherein their batter and bowlers played as per the conditions. After asked to bat first by GT, CSK put up 172 for 7 in 20 overs, which included a stunning 60-run knock by young Ruturaj Gaikwad. The innings included 7 fours and 1 six respectively and was one of the big reasons why CSK managed a good total at Chepauk. Not to forget, his opening partner Devon Conway also struck a 40 off 34 balls to give CSK a solid start with the bat. CSK’s middle order crumbled but the bowlers ensured they got the team over the line with a brilliant performance.
CSK used five five bowlers and all of them picked at least one wicket. Four of them finished with 2 wickets each. Ravindra Jadeja was the pick of the bowlers, finishing with a spell of 2 for 18 from 4 overs. CSK maintained their unbeaten winning record over GT. In four meetings so far, GT have not been able to beat CSK even once. At the same time, Jio Cinema, the official digital broadcast partners, also set a new word record.
2) Jio Cinema sets new world record.Details?
Ans) JioCinema clocked 2.5 crore concurrent viewers during the Qualifier 1. The live streaming platform not only broke its own record for the third time this season but also equalled the World Record set during India vs New Zealand Semi-Final in the ICC 2019 World Cup. Earlier, on April 17, 2.4 crores had come to watch MS Dhoni’s CSK defend against a high-octane run chase from Royal Challengers Bangalore with bated breath at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium. This record was set after bettering the one they set on April 12th of a peak concurrency touching 2.2 Crore, again when Dhoni gave a glimpse of the good old days of thrilling finishes against Rajasthan Royals.
3) IPL 2023 Viewership On JioCinema Breaks Records During GT vs CSK Playoff Match.Details?
Ans) JioCinema clocked the highest concurrent viewership for IPL 2023 during the CSK vs GT match on Tuesday. The streaming service recorded 2.5 crores concurrent viewership during the final overs of the playoff match.
The previous record for concurrent viewership on JioCinema was 2.4 crores, which was set during the CSK vs RCB match on April 17.
JioCinema has the digital streaming rights for the premier cricket tournament while Disney Star Network is broadcasting IPL 2023 on television.
Viewers have been able to stream IPL 2023 for free on JioCinema which got the rights of the tournament for the first time.
According to the platform, total video viewership has already crossed 1300 crores, which is a world record. It also noted that average streaming time per match per viewer has also crossed 60 minutes.
In terms of sponsors, JioCinema has been able to rope in 26 marquee sponsors.
Disney Star Network last week said that it added 2.1 crore new viewers during the week 6 of the tournament. The network also informed that concurrent viewership crossed 3 crores in seven matches during the week.
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