The rebel league that could end Test cricket

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    This article explores the Indian-based Essel Group's plan to buy the world's best cricket players for its private T20 competition and how this may signal the end of Test cricket. The article suggests that this venture has emerged with the spread of the Indian diaspora and the emergence of a global cricket market, especially in traditionally non-cricket playing countries.

    Period23 Jun 2015

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    Keywords

    • India
    • Cricket
    • sports business
    • globalisation
    • sports media