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THE ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2011

A MULTI ­ PLATFORM SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY

Sky Sports is proud to announce yet another year of fantastic cricket coverage, kicking off with the eagerly anticipated ICC Cricket World Cup in spring 2011. The 2011 CWC, the tenth of its kind, will be hosted by India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, in a climate that will provide fun, sun and nail-biting cricketing contests. The massively popular 50 over format will see arguably the world best 14 International cricketing nations compete to be the 2011 Wold Cup winners, a title currently held by Australia.

GROUPS The first round of the 2011 World Cup will be a round-robin, in which the 14 teams are divided into 2 groups of 7.

Group A Group B

Australia, Pakistan, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe, Canada, Kenya India, South Africa, England, West Indies, Bangladesh, Ireland, Netherlands SCHEDULING

*Fixtures on Sky Sports Network subject to change

Date Saturday 19th February Sunday 20th February Sunday 20th February Monday 21st February Tuesday 22nd February Wednesday 23rd February Thursday 24th February Friday 25th February Friday 25th February Saturday 26th February Sunday 27th February Monday 28th February Monday 28th February Tuesday 1st Match Wednesday 2nd March Thursday 3rd Mach Thursday 3rd March Friday 4th March Friday 4th March Saturday 5th March Sunday 6th March Sunday 6th March Monday 7th March Tuesday 8th March Wednesday 9th March Thursday 10th March Friday 11th March Friday 11th March Saturday 12 March Sunday 13th March Sunday 13th March Monday 14th March Monday 14th March Tuesday 15th March

Team Bangladesh V India New Zealand V Kenya Sri Lanka V Canada Australia V Zimbabwe England V Netherlands Pakistan V Kenya South Africa V West Indies Australia V New Zealand Bangladesh V Ireland Sri Lanka V Pakistan India V England West Indies V Netherlands Zimbabwe V Canada Sri Lanka V Kenya England V Ireland South Africa V Netherlands Pakistan V Canada New Zealand V Zimbabwe Bangladesh V West Indies Sri Lanka V Australia India V Ireland England V South Africa Kenya V Canada Pakistan V New Zealand India V Netherlands Sri Lanka V Zimbabwe West Indies V Ireland Bangladesh V England India V South Africa New Zealand V Canada Australia V Kenya Pakistan V Zimbabwe Bangladesh V Netherlands South Africa V Ireland

Host Dhaka Chennai Hambantota Ahmadabad Nagpur Hambantota New Delhi Nagpur Dhaka Colombo Kolkata New Delhi Nagpur Colombo Bangalore Mohali Colombo Ahmadabad Dhaka Colombo Bangalore Chennai New Delhi Pallekele New Delhi Pallekele Mohali Chittagong Nagpur Mumbai Bangalore Pallekele Chittagong Kolkata

Wednesday 16th March Thursday 17th March Friday 18th March Friday 18th March Saturday 19th March Saturday 19th March Sunday 20th March Sunday 20th March Wednesday 23rd March Thursday 24th March Friday 25th March Saturday 26th March Tuesday 29th March Wednesday 30th March Saturday 2nd April SKY SPORTS COVERAGE

*Schedule subject to change

Australia V Canada England V West Indies Sri Lanka V New Zealand Ireland V Netherlands Australia V Pakistan Bangladesh V South Africa Zimbabwe V Kenya India V West Indies First Quarter Final Second Quarter Final Third Quarter Final Fourth Quarter Final First Semi-Final Second Semi-Final FINAL

Bangalore Chennai Mumbai Kolkata Colombo Dhaka Kolkata Chennai Dhaka Colombo Dhaka Ahmadabad Colombo Mohali Mumbai

Sky Sports will show live and exclusive coverage of the 2011 Cricket World Cup, the group games, quarter finals, semi-finals and the final held in Mumbai Sky Sports Network: Scheduling: Live coverage: Highlights/repeats: 1, 2, 3, 4, HD1, HD2, HD3, HD4 19th February ­ April 2nd 2011 Day 04:00 ­12:30 GMT Day/Night - 09:30 ­ 17:30 GMT Two hour programme either later that evening or Or during the following morning

Inds 0.55 229.6 739.7 0.04 18.6 42.6 248.2 782.3 15.41 7,029 Ads 0.63 262.9 847.3 0.05 23.3 53.2 286.2 900.5 15.84 5,992 Ads Abc1 0.66 275.5 887.7 0.04 18.6 42.6 294.1 930.3 17.57 3,468 Men 0.87 363.1 1170.2 0.07 32.6 74.5 395.7 1244.7 18.63 3,477 Men Abc1 0.75 312.9 1008.7 0.06 27.9 63.8 340.8 1072.5 20.38 1,989 Men 16-34 0.66 275.5 887.7 0.07 32.6 74.5 308.1 962.2 18.33 1,080

Audience Average TVR First Runs 30" Equivalents Actuals Average TVR Repeats 30" Equivalents Actuals Total 30" Equivalents Total Actuals Coverage % Coverage 000s

Predicted Audience Delivery

*Source: BARB/Infosys, based on 2007 Cricket World Cup

SPONSORSHIP ACCREDITATION

*Subject to change due to the nature of live sport and should be used as a guide only. Based on the average for the 2007 Cricket World Cup, the sponsor will receive the following accreditation:

Opening and closing credits

The sponsor will be featured both visually and verbally in a title sequence lasting up to 15 seconds.

Over break Logo only

During live play, and on returning from a break between overs, the sponsor will be featured in the corner of the screen for up to 5 seconds. There will be approximately 20 over breaks per match (10 per innings), depending on how long the innings last.

Full-screen break-bumper and logo break-bumper (Wicket Break 50 seconds)

The sponsor will get a 5 second full screen break-bumper entering the commercial break, and a 5 second logo on leaving the commercial break. This will occur during wicket breaks (roughly 2 per hour, an average of 14 per match)

Full screen break-bumpers (commercial break > 60 seconds)

The sponsor will get a 5 second full screen break-bumper on both entering and leaving the commercial break. This will occur during pre/ post match analysis, drinks breaks, tea breaks, highlights and all repeats. As a guide, there will be approximately 9 breaks (18 break bumpers) per live days play, and approximately 10 breaks (20 break bumpers) per highlight/repeat programme. The Sponsor will be featured visually, and where possible, verbally, on all promotional trailers specific to the Cricket World Cup.

On-Air Promotions

EXTENDING THE SPONSOR ASSOCIATION

SKYSPORTS.COM Sky Sports is the number one (highest reach and most visited) commercial Sports destination on the web. The site offers fans and advertisers a multi media and fully interactive experience with video highlights, polls and chat. Unique Users per month* Page impressions per month* Video plays per month** Mobile Browsers per month*** Sky Sportzine weekly email subscribers Site demographics 15,891,336 886,333,297 4,352,215 1,200,000 440,000 Male 93% Female 7%**** 54% 15-34***** Av. Household Income £43,174***** 69% ABC1*****

(*Hitbox Aug 09, **Brightcove, ***M:Metrics, **** eDigital April 09, *****Sky DNA H2 08)

(IMAGE SHOWS SPONSOR STRIP, LEADERBOARD, MPU AND SKYSCRAPER FROM RUBICON 2010 SPONSORSHIP OF CRICKET WORLD CUP ACTIVITY)

SkySports.com will replicate the broadcast with live online ball by ball desktop scorecards plus all the latest news and gossip, plus pre and post match interviews via a bespoke hub centred around the World Cup. Live ball-by-ball scorecards with text commentaries Fixtures/Results Breaking News Reaction Pitch Reports In-depth Match Previews Special features and columns (some serious, some irreverent) Player profiles and career Test stats for both sides

Predicted Traffic 30,000,000 Page Impressions including: Sponsor branding within mast head Cricket Score Centre branding Sponsorship strip Co branded display minimum delivery 5,000,000 Roadblock of competition homepage Standard display Competition MOBILE Sky Sports Mobile Cricket Score Centre

Track all the latest world cup scores via the innovative Sky Sports Cricket Score Centre iPhone Application. Coverage includes live commentary, scorecards, match stats, player profiles and photo galleries. Using the `My Scores' option, select which match you want to follow, or simply browse by competition or date for the latest fixtures, results and league tables. The Sky Sport Cricket Score Centre application is a must for any keen cricket fan! THE WISDEN CRICKETER The Wisden Cricketer magazine is a wholly owned subsidiary of BSkyB Publications. We are delighted to offer a number of attractive advertising and sponsorship packages which will enable sponsors of Sky Sports on air coverage of the 2011 Cricket World Cup to extend and support their branding and message to The Wisden Cricketer's audience of loyal and passionate ABC1 male, affluent influencers.

The Magazine Monthly sales: 32,559 copies per month (Audit Bureau of Circulation) Of which over 20,000 are sold to monthly subscribers Readership in excess of 100,000 for each issue Read by enthusiasts, fans, players at all ages and levels of the game, administrators, cricket club officers, umpires and coaches.

Published monthly the magazine is available from branches of WH Smith, leading independent newsagents, selected supermarkets, travel outlets at airports and railway stations, Test and county cricket grounds

Demographics: Gender: 94% male Age: Under 18: 18-24: 25-34: 35-44: 45-54: 55-64: 65+: 6% 7% 24% 29% 17% 11% 6% Social Grade 60% AB

Income: Over £40k per annum: 53% Reading habits: Read magazine for 10 years or more: Read for 3 years or more: Read all or most of the magazine: Purchasing habits (non subscribers): Purchase the magazine every month: Readers who play cricket: 40% 38% 78% 70% 55%

Sponsorship, branding and advertising opportunities: The magazine will provide extensive coverage of the tournament starting with a Cricket World Cup 2011 Preview supplement followed by in-depth, scores, reports, news and features throughout the tournament. The Wisden Cricketer will provide a comprehensive and extensive record of the 2011 tournament.

SKY SPORTS MAGAZINE Circulation: Readership: 4,127,025 3,351,000

(Source: ABC / NRS July ­ Dec 09)

Sky Sports Magazine is sent only to Sky Sports subscriber households. Issue: Drop date: Feb/March 11 w/c 24th January 11 (tbc)

Opportunities A display strip across the bottom of the planner DPS The planner DPS runs across the centre pages of the magazine. A high-traffic site, it's the only appointment-to-view editorial in the magazine. Benefit - As the only appointment-to-view section in the magazine, it achieves repeat visits to this editorial and therefore increased OTS. Display pages (to run around relevant editorial) Benefit - Increasing brand awareness within the cricketing environment. Due to our exceptionally low ed/ad ratio, we have a very uncluttered environment and can guarantee stand-out. Advertorial (Mechanic: tbc) Benefit - Will deliver commercial objectives with editorial endorsement. Piece is designed and written by our editorial team to ensure the tone, layout, design and flow is fully integrated into the existing editorial content of the magazine whilst still meeting the client's objectives. Editorial Sponsorship Sponsorship of relevant Cricket World Cup 2011 editorial. Logo on editorial around editorial head-line on each page of editorial. Potential pack shot ­ if appropriate. Benefit - To consolidate and enhance the on-air sponsorship. Amplifies cricket association and on-air messaging.

INTEGRATED INVESTMENT LEVEL: Available on request

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