T20 cricket in past five years received great feedback from fans worldwide. The 20 over’s game now become official symbol of successful cricket leagues. Indian Premier League the first edition of T20 cricket domestic league host by India. IPL catch the headline news worldwide for over-crowded stadiums with fan’s.
|#1||India Premier League||25,000 – 40,000||3,422,000|
|#2||Big Bash League||28,000||1,212,596|
|#3||Pakistan Super League||25,000||950,000|
|#5||Caribbean Cricket League||13,000||650,000|
|#6||Bangladesh Premier League||24,000||900,000|
|#7||Mzansi Super League||15,000||400,000|
|#8||T20 Global League Canada||8,000||250,000|
|#9||Sri Lanka Premier League||5,000||180,000|
Average attendance per match (35,000) people in 2016 reported by cricket news site. Later in 2019, a report published average attendance rate for IPL increase 10% (40,000) people attend a regular IPL match. Big Bash League and Natwest T20 Blast two more league’s began after watching IPL success. But currently IPL got highest fan following and cricket audience (tv and stadiums).
PSL is most improved cricket league in past two years. The average attendance from 10,000 per match move to 22,000 in last two edition. Introduction of more foreign player’s increase popularity of the league. Big Bash League remain one of the most watched television sports in Australia.
IPL Average Attendance (35,000):
Indian Premier League started in 2008 set many records. Highest paid league to most popular league worldwide. International prefer’s to have contract with IPL team rather than any league due to high wage scale. Indian fan’s support their league and almost a regular IPL match have attendance ration from 25,000 to 35,000 people. IPL increase the revenue for the BCCI from tickets sales.
PSL Average Attendance (25,000):
Pakistan cricket board improved their league PSL. Recently PSL prize money for 2020 increased. Many players from England, Australia and West Indies agreed to play in Pakistan. A regular match in PSL bring (20,000) crowed and in final of last year more than 40,000 people attended the match.
Big Bash League Average Attendance (25,000):
Big Bash League third most popular league in T20 format. Australian cricket stadiums full of crowed during the Big Bash matches. A regular match in Big Bash brought (20,000) people but in playoff’s crowed increased almost (40,000) people attend the match.
All the details of the leagues average attendance taken from trusted sources. Statista reported the average attendance in the league matches of worldwide sports. Sports Seven released the list of highest attended cricket match in the history.