Cricinfo - Cricinfo timeline

  • 1993: Cricinfo is founded as an informal network of cricket enthusiasts sharing scores and statistics online.
  • 1996: Cricinfo establishes a huge user base, driven by the growth of international cricket, in particular the following for the 1996 and 1999 ICC Cricket World Cups.
  • 2000: Cricinfo is launched commercially and valued at US$150 million. Sponsors the 2000 Women’s World Cup in New Zealand.
  • 2001: Reaches an agreement with the England cricket board to sponsor the County Championship.
  • 2002: Online betting, video sales, and mobile score updates are added to the site.
  • 2003: Cricinfo merges with to create the most comprehensive and authoritative online cricket site.
  • 2005: Cricinfo begins to provide innovative cricket-based services for mobile applications.
  • 2006: Cricinfo Magazine is launched and soon becomes the leading monthly cricket title in print in the Indian market.
  • Cricinfo is named the UK’s Top Performing cricket website by the independent Hitwise Awards.
  • Gaming entertainment is added to the site: Leading brands including Top Trumps and Fantasy League are brought on board.
  • Cricinfo's mobile business division is launched in India.
  • The company's global HQ opens in Bangalore.
  • 2007: ESPN expands its global online business by acquiring Cricinfo from the Wisden Group.

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