Top countries by total views of videos on the IPL Channel on YouTube. US comes in second, behind India.
Now a Good news for all cricket fans in US . Youtube in a official blog post says - "We’ve been particularly surprised by the number of cricket fans tuning in from the U.S. Total views from the U.S. for the IPL channel are second only to India. And fans in the U.S. are active, too: they're second only to those in India in terms of subscribing to the IPL channel and rating, commenting and favoriting videos.
With so much enthusiasm coming from U.S., we’re excited to make the semi-final and final matches available on YouTube as they happen. Previously, matches were time-delayed and available 15 minutes after the game ended. Now fans in the U.S. can catch the action as it unfolds in real time as the four top ranking teams progressed to the knockout stage of the semi finals for deciding the champion of IPL 2010. "
The first semi-final match took on Wednesday, April 21, at 8 p.m. IST in Mumbai with Mumbai winning it, and will now be followed by the second semi-final on April 22 and the third place match on April 24. The winner will be decided at the final match on April 25 in Mumbai.