Divyansh Chandra
Stories from sports and business Intersection
Created 07 Jun 2021
  • #9: The Big Business of David Beckham
    27 Sep 2021 • 8 min read
    FIRST, SOME BASIC BACKGROUND: David Beckham is one of the most renowned sports celebs of all time. He decided to call the curtain on a wildly-decorated football career in 2013 (having won 19 league ti...
  • #8: The NBA player who could have been WEALTHIER than Jordan!!
    07 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    Spencer Haywood was an NBA player that few from this generation would know of. This doesn’t mean he wasn’t great in his own right. He averaged 19.2 points per game (PPG) and 9.3 rebounds per game (RPG...
  • #7: From Instagram page to a Sports-Media business:
    31 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    What started as a passion project with a dream of being able to watch the human side of his favourite NBA players over and over again on demand, has now become a big business that does a lot of other ...
  • #6: 100-Ball-an-Innings Cricket Tournament
    16 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    The much-awaited franchise-based cricket tournament - The Hundred kicked off on July 21st. And, so far, it has been good. It is fresh, exciting and captivating (If you think otherwise, just watch this...
  • #5: Manchester United's ownership woes - PART 2
    10 Aug 2021 • 7 min read
    It’s January 26th, 2003, in San Diego, California, the 37th annual Super Bowl or Super Bowl XXXVII. Tampa Bay Buccaneers come out on top defeating the Oakland Raiders. (Image: F...
  • #4: Manchester United's ownership woes - PART 1
    02 Aug 2021 • 6 min read
    For something to go bad and ruin, there at least must be something good and solid in the first place. As everyone must have noticed, it is only PART 1. So, this is what it will focus on. To get to the...
  • #3: Women's Sports - To the moon?
    05 Jul 2021 • 6 min read
    Note: The terms ‘Soccer’ and ‘Football’ will be used interchangeably. Sports streaming platform DAZN recently acquired the streaming rights and the broadcaster responsibilities for the UEFA Women’s Ch...
  • #2: How LeBron James got a piece of Liverpool F.C. — for free!!
    28 Jun 2021 • 5 min read
    First, some basic background: About Liverpool: Source: Liverpool F.C. is one of the biggest clubs in the world. According to the most recent list of Forbes (in April '21), Liverpool ...
  • #1:How one man changed Wimbledon forever.
    21 Jun 2021 • 6 min read
    First some basic background: Wimbledon is one of the four grand slam tennis tournaments in the world (the other 3 three being the Australian Open, the French Open and the US Open). In fact, it is rega...
  • Welcome to my Newsletter!!
    07 Jun 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Hello friends, Welcome to my newsletter, MoneyPlay. I will bring to you all the happenings from the world of sports business/sports tech and some cool stories of the past in a simple and jargon free l...
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