New Delhi, Sept. 17 -- Sportradar AG, a firm that supplies sports integrity solutions and sports data products, on Thursday announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to support the board's anti-corruption unit (ACU) in monitoring and safeguarding the integrity of matches during the Indian Premier League (IPL) this season. The matches are scheduled to kick-off at United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 19 September.

As part of the agreement, all matches in IPL 2020 will be monitored by Sportradar's integrity services to detect betting irregularities. It will also provide a risk assessment to BCCI, driven by intelligence and data-driven insights. Furthermore, the BCCI will be able to call...