Sunday, April 18, 2010
eBay India Press Release
San Jose, CA (PRWEB) April 5, 2010 -- eBay India (www.ebay.in), India’s leading eCommerce marketplace, today revealed interesting shopping trends on IPL Merchandise. Mumbai, the commercial & entertainment capital of the country is India’s biggest IPL city on eBay India with the most IPL merchandise being bought in Mumbai. Interestingly, the Southern Metros of Hyderabad, Bangalore & Chennai were in the second, third & fourth position with Delhi coming in only in fifth place.
Deepa Thomas, Senior Manager – Pop Culture, eBay India shared, “The IPL has truly become a global phenomenon today with fans from 170 cities & 11 countries worldwide buying IPL Merchandise on eBay India. In India, IPL is no longer a metro phenomenon with Tier 2 Cities like Tirupur & Bhubhaneshwar making their debut in the Top 10 IPL cities “
In an update of the popular team popularity barometer - Battle of the Fans- eBay revealed that 2009 Champions Deccan Chargers continues to lead at 29% with Mumbai Indians making their debut in second position at 19% and Kolkata Knight Riders slipping to third place at 13%.
The IPL merchandise on offer on eBay India includes jerseys, t-shirts, caps, footwear and a wide range of fan gear from backpacks, key chains, fan capes, bottle chillers, collectibles, cheering sticks, tattoos, wrist bands and even trumpets from all 8 teams – Deccan Chargers, Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils, Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals & Kings XI Punjab. Sports fans from Saudi Arabia, Australia and UK are joining Indian sports lovers in buying IPL Merchandise and living the game. Log onto www.ebay.in/ipl to view the official merchandise on offer.
About eBay India
eBay India (www.eBay.in), India’s leading online marketplace, is India’s biggest online trading community where anyone can sell or buy almost anything. eBay India is a trading platform offering auctions, fixed price and classifieds modes of person-to-person trading. There is a wide range of products listed on eBay India in an array of categories including Technology, Lifestyle, Collectibles and Media. eBay India is a 100% subsidiary of eBay Inc.