Uber adds Mumbai Indians to IPL roster

Transportation network company Uber has extended its portfolio of commercial deals in the Indian Premier League Twenty20 cricket competition after entering into a partnership with the Mumbai Indians.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but it was confirmed that Indians fans will have access to a 25-per-cent discount on Uber rides to the franchise’s Wankhede International Stadium home ground.

Uber will also offer fans the chance to win free tickets to Indians home matches. Indian batsman Rohit Sharma (pictured) currently sevres as captain of the Mumbai Indians.

Earlier this month, Uber secured a similar deal with IPL outfit Gujarat Lions.