MUMBAI, (GNI): Suniel Shetty with Mehul Shah, Director, Anchor Group and Great White Tusker Team during National Anthem at Anchor Premier League, in Mumbai – photo by GNI
MUMBAI, (GNI): Trumpets of excitement and enthusiasm blew as Bollywood Superstar, Suniel Shetty tossed the coin to mark the commencement of a thrilling cricket match in the Anchor Premier League organised by Sportobuddy. The ceremony took place at the Western Railway Cricket Ground in Lower Parel in the esteemed presence of Mr. Dhananjay Rawal, the Creative Head of Sportobuddy and the captains of the contending teams, Great White Tuskers and Fierce Mustangs.
The event was followed by a splendid game between the two teams who put a power display. A wave of fervour was seen among the players and spectators present, to support their respective teams. Sportobuddy, with a view to bringing together families and friends for the love of the game, hosts a series of similar tournaments throughout the year for amateurs and cricket enthusiasts. Suniel Shetty, a Mumbai Heroes player in the Celebrity Cricket League has a deep-seated love for cricket and hence, made his presence felt at the exciting match-up.
“It is overwhelming to witness the tremendous participation from the amateur cricket fraternity right from the first season of the Anchor Premier League. With the presence of an admired personality such as Suniel Shetty, who practices and preaches a fit and healthy lifestyle, the excitement level of the game got astronomically elevated. We at Sportobuddy aim to encourage the spirit of sportsmanship and active lifestyle amongst the amateur fraternity. Tournaments such as Anchor Premier League helps us in not just achieving our goals but also brings together families and friends, all for the love of the game.”-Dhananjay Rawal, Creative Head, Sportobuddy.
“As a fitness lover, I always promote a healthy way of life. With corporates like Sportobuddy entering the sports sector, it won’t just help people attain and maintain an active and fit lifestyle but also encourage people to pursue their passion for sports.” – Suniel Shetty, Bollywood Actor. Ends