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Gaming

Actress Tamannaah Bhatia Signed as Brand Ambassador for MPL, Besides Kohli

Mobile Premier League (MPL) has brought on actress Tamannaah Bhatia of Baahubali to endorse their gaming platform. Recently, MPL also renewed its association with Indian Cricket Captain Virat Kohli for another year. Tamannaah is popular in Bollywood and regional film landscape and that is what makes her suitable to promote the brand across its diverse […]

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Gaming

MPL Adds World Cricket Championship Rivals to Its Platform Ahead of IPL

Mobile Premier League (MPL), a real-money skill gaming and esports platform, has added World Cricket Championship (WCC) Rivals game to its collection of crickets games, just in time for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. MPL now hosts five cricket games including fantasy, cricket prediction and other skill-based games. WCC Rivals is a skill-based […]

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Gaming

Virat Kohli is MPL’s Brand Ambassador for Another Year

Mobile Premier League (MPL) has renewed its association with its brand ambassador and Captain of the Indian Cricket team Virat Kohli for another year, as reported by Exchange4Media. Virat was first signed on as MPL brand ambassador for a year in March 2019, when the company launched various video campaigns with the cricketer to gain […]

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Gaming

MPL Releases Video Campaign with Winners of ‘Meet Virat’ Contest

Mobile Premier League (MPL) released a video campaign that features top 10 winners of their recent ‘Meet Virat’ Contest. The video campaign represents the user-centric branding of MPL. The contest held from November 15 to November 22 required players to play any fantasy sports on the platform and win big. The top 10 winners on […]

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Gaming

MPL Conducts Esports and Mobile Gaming Awareness Meet at IIM Ahmedabad

MPL conducted an event at IIM, Ahmedabad to raise awareness about mobile gaming and esports industry and career options in the industry.

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Gaming

Feature: MPL CEO Sai Srinivas Kiran G talks about his vision of creating India’s leading esports platform

Last year, serial entrepreneur and IIT Kanpur graduate Sai Srinivas Kiran G, along with his friend Shubham Malhotra, started an esports platform called Mobile Premier League (MPL) that hosted several games developed by third party developers on a single app. Backed by marquee investors such as Sequoia Capital, Go Ventures and Times of India, MPL […]

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Business

Withering lottery industry once again implores govt to relax GST rates

The current Goods and Services Tax (GST) structure of 28% tax on face value of lottery tickets sold through lottery distributors and 12% tax on face value of lotteries sold directly by state governments has crippled the lottery industry, according to leading lottery distributor conglomerate, Sugal and Damani Group. Industry veterans believe that the GST […]

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Gaming

Three professional players win MPL Chess Mahayudh

Three professional chess players won the top three positions in Mobile Premier League’s recently concluded MPL Chess Mahayudh, that saw participation of over 90,000 players and a total prize pool of Rs. 11 lakhs. 18-year old Coimbatore-based chess prodigy VS Rathanvel was declared the winner of the chess mahayudh on the night of 21st July, […]

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Gaming

MPL announces Chess Mahayudh, India’s biggest chess tournament, Viswanathan Anand endorses event

Leading esports and digital gaming platform Mobile Premier League (MPL) announced the launch of India’s biggest chess tournament on its platform, christened as ‘MPL Chess Mahayudh’. The 12-hour long online tournament, to be conducted on 21s July, will follow the speed chess format (with total of 3 minutes given to a player in a particular […]

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Legal & Regulatory

Deciphering games of skill: An MPL story

This is a guest post by Dibyojyoti Mainak, Consultant General Counsel of esports and online skill gaming company Mobile Premier League (MPL). Operating an online games of skill platform for esports and digital sports gaming (hereafter DSG) in India can be interesting. The archaic laws, undefined legal parameters, multiple state specific legislations, conflicting judicial interpretations, […]