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APL Season One – A Resounding Start

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After announcing the launch of the Afghanistan Premier League by Afghanistan cricket board, Afghanistan is set to join the list of

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The tournament had a global reach and fans from all over the world followed the journey, with some specific nations right at the top:

  • Afghanistan – 20 million
  • India – 17 million
  • Pakistan – 4.1 million
  • New Zealand – 4.6 million
  • Canada – 3.9 million
  • Bangladesh – 7.7 million
  • USA – 2.7 million
  • UK- 4.5 million
  • Caribbean Countries – 4 million
  • Middle East – 46 million
  • North Africa -9.5 million
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When Balkh Legends, led by gritty Mohammad Nabi, scored the winning runs and defeated Kabul Zwanan by 4 wickets in the final of the Afghanistan Premier League at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on 21 October, 2018, it culminated the first season of the historic chapter in the rise of Afghanistan as a popular cricket nation and its reach within the lucrative T20 leagues around the globe.

The tournament, played at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium from 5 October 2018 to 21 October 2018 5 teams and a long list of international stars on the grand stage. Wrapped in some exciting cricket that followed, the overall success underlines the growth and rise of Afghanistan in the last few years and lays the foundation for the achievement that Afghanistan cricket desires to realize.

Key Stats from the Afghanistan Premier League Season 1

  • Total Number of Matches Played – 23
  • Viewership Through TV Broadcast – 85 Million
  • Viewership Through Digital Outreach (Across Multiple Channels) – 17.4 Million
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  • Title Sponsor Gulbahar Group Afganistan
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  • Media Partners
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Title Sponsor-Gulbahar Group, Afghanistan
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Media Partners- Moby Group (official rights to cover all matches of the APL), Khaleej Times, Radio 4 and many more.
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