Recipe for disaster imo. Can't remember the last time ITV did justice to a sporting event.
Great news, T20 is a perfect fit for free-to-air TV. More fool the ECB for not getting some English domestic T20 out there.
Makes sense what with it being free on YouTube.
I still expect it'll shift over to the likes of Sky after a few seasons, once the audience and whatnot is built up. But it's certainly a damn sight better than friggin daytime TV in the meantime.
Great news, at last some cricket on free to view tv.
You nick it, i'll catch it then i will send you the scorecard for the next year.
Damn you brits, you get to have your own commentators.
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Can cheap and sickly confectionery be turned into plastic? If so ITV will manage it.
Knowing ITV we'll have Clive "that night in Barcelona" Tyldesley as a commentator.
Was actually thinking they'll probably bring in the likes of Irani and Gough from Talk Sh*te for the studio segments.
I obviously couldn't care less about the IPL as with all Twenty20, but I don't think having something which has some resemblence to cricket on FTA UK TV can really do any harm. Whether it does any good remains to be seen.
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