Patanjali would bid for IPL 2020 title sponsorship:
Recently, VIVO pulls out from the IPL 2020 title sponsorship. Now the BCCI has started searching for the new sponsor. In 2018, BCCI had signed a contract of 5 years with VIVO for the IPL sponsorship.
Due to the recent tensions between India and China, VIVO decided to withdraw from the IPL contract for this year. VIVO used to pay 440 crores to BCCI for every IPL season title sponsorship. The value of the five-year deal was Rs 2,199 crores.
Now, BCCI is searching for a new sponsor, companies COCO-COLA, Amazon, and Jio ready to bid for the IPL title sponsorship for this year.
Recently. Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurveda company publically announced that they will bid for the IPL title sponsorship.
Patanjali is one of the leading companies in the Ayurveda sector. They widely sell consumer goods like grocery products, ayurvedic medicines, honey, noodles, etc.
According to the media reports, BCCI will start a bid section from 10 August for the IPL 2020 title sponsorship. The deadline for submitting the bid would end on 18 August.
When Netizens know that Patanjali is going to bid for the IPL 2020 title sponsorship, Memes, and Jokes brutally shared on social media.
Netizens started to connect Patanjali products with cricket equipment, Man of the Match title, and other awards.
Twitterati reaction on Patanjali IPL:
#PatanjaliIPL please tell me its a joke
— Jamie Alter (@alter_jamie) August 10, 2020
— HARSH 🇮🇳 (@Nationalist1110) August 10, 2020
First Coronil then this #PatanjaliIPL
Baba ramdev nowadays : pic.twitter.com/bHxJvNK8XM
— Tonishark (@Tonishark3) August 10, 2020
— Samir Khan (@samirkh75387729) August 10, 2020
Meanwhile Ambani’s Jio who has shares in every team and trying to be a sponsor as well:- pic.twitter.com/S8IArAhefc
— Ishika Bhardwaj (@ishika_bharad) August 10, 2020
Baba ramdev be like : pic.twitter.com/gwOKlFhBo3
— Muskurahat 🌸💚 (@__Muskurahat__) August 10, 2020