Mumbai: A grand finale with a nail-biting finish on May 24 evening led to the highest TVRs recorded at IPL-2 at 8.3 with 11.3 million viewers watching the tournament.
Underdogs Deccan Chargers beating the Royal Challengers with a 6-run margin delivered the maximum eyeballs watching the neck-to-neck match leading to a net reach at 21 per cent, according to aMap. However, IPL-1's finals between Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings registered viewership at 8.8 with 8.6 million people, a net reach at 18.5 per cent.
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Images: AP, AFP (Unauthorised reproduction prohibited)Image: The President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma (left) hands over the IPL trophy to the Deccan Chargers captain, Adam Gilchrist, during the presentation ceremony.