Following the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2023, where India was triumphant once again by winning the marquee series 2-1, both teams have already locked horns against each other in the ODI series. The first ODI commenced earlier today at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The caravan will shift for the second ODI to the eastern shores of Visakhapatnam on Sunday, March 19, and the final ODI will be played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Wednesday, March 22.
Hardik Pandya is leading the Indian side in the ongoing first ODI whereas Steve Smith is leading the Australian side for the whole series, in the absence of Pat Cummins. Rohit Sharma will be back for the last two ODIs of the series.
With the top two teams of men’s ODI rankings clashing, the streaming partner, Disney+ Hotstar has managed to bag some renowned brands as digital streaming sponsors.
Co-Presenting Sponsor: PokerBaazi
PokerBaazi was first introduced in 2014 with the aim to establish the game of poker as a sporting category of its own. With this mission, the company is on its way to taking the game to the masses in India and building a sustainable ecosystem around the game that creates awareness about the game.
Co-Powered by: Club Mahindra, ET Money, and Royal Challenge
Club Mahindra is an Indian hospitality company under the flagship brand of Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Limited (MHRIL). The company was founded in 1996 as a part of the Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group that provides premium family holiday plans on a time-share basis.
Founded in 2015 by Mukesh Kalra, ET Money is an Indian fintech and wealth management platform that is owned by Times Internet, a subsidiary of Bennett Coleman & Co. The company provides a variety of financial products and services, mutual funds, insurance, fixed deposits, NPS, and SIPs
Royal Challenge is a packaged drinking water firm that is manufactured and owned by United Spirits Ltd (USL). The company manufactures packaged drinking water that helps people to quench their thirst and also refreshes and energises the body.
Tata AIA Life Insurance Company Limited is a joint venture company, formed by Tata Sons Pvt.Ltd and AIA Group Ltd. The company offers insurance to people to secure their lives and the future of their families.
Apollo 24/7 is the digital healthcare portal that was launched in 2020 and offers telehealth consultation, online medicine ordering and delivery, and in-home diagnostics among other services.
Hyundai also known as Hyundai Motor Company is a South Korean automobile entity that is currently headquartered in Seoul. The company was founded in 1967 and manufactures cars in various models of hatchbacks, sedans, and SUVs.
Turtlemint is an online Indian insurance company that helps people by offering car insurance, bike insurance, health insurance, and term life insurance. The firm also helps people with insurance by assisting with chat, phone, and in-person to help users with purchase and claim services.
Amity University Online is an educational institution where students can acquire their higher education by sitting at home itself. The entity provides courses from different streams.
Amazon is a multinational premier e-commerce website and platform where users can buy and sell goods from the comfort of their homes. It also provides a special service of delivering goods within one day by giving prime membership.
IndusInd Bank is an Indian private financial institution that offers commercial, transactional, and electronic banking products and services. The bank was first inaugurated in April 1994 and the company is currently headquartered in Mumbai.
Frooti is an Indian mango-flavoured drink that is a flagship product of Parle Agro. It was first launched in 1985. Frooti is also exported to different countries such as the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, United Arab Emirates, Australia, New Zealand, etc.
OnePlus Technology, also known as OnePlus, is a Chinese electronic brand that manufactures smartphones, other electronic products, and accessories. The company was founded in 2013 and is currently headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong.