Amid a public outcry over Chinese-Indian tensions, reports say Vivo is now likely to quit as lead sponsor of the tournament.
The author discusses what are the implications of Vivo pulling out of the IPL
The IPL Governing Council was reviewing sponsorship deals from Chinese companies following the border skirmish between India and China
With dates for the IPL confirmed, the author looks at how fans will be integrated within the UAE stadiums
Vivo had taken over sponsorship rights from Pepsi 2016
The account was won following a multi-agency pitch
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