5) Cricket meets Bollywood
There are only two mass media through which you can reach every nook and corner of India one being cricket and the other being bollywood.
India is known as a cricket crazy nation and its love for the game can only be matched by its love for the movies. So the IPL is an absolute treat for us because it the perfect amalgamation of scripted and unscripted entertainment. (Five reasons why we love the Indian Premier League)
Preity Zinta, Shilpa Shetty and Shahrukh Khan have played their part in the success and popularity of the IPL over the past ten years. Now people go to the IPL games to not only watch the cricket but to also get a glimpse of their on screen heroes.
It is almost too good to be true !