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Howzat signs Shardul Thakur as its new brand ambassador

Howzat, one of India’s most trusted and popular fantasy apps, now has new player support, and this time it’s Shardul Thakur, who has been making waves with the Indian team over the past few years. past two years and was the main wicket taker for the Chennai team when Chennai won the Indian T20 League last year. Currently playing for the Delhi team, Thakur joins an illustrious list of World Cup winners like Yuvraj Singh, Suresh Raina, Harbhajan Singh and Irfan Pathan on Howzat.

Thakur himself was delighted with the association with Howzat, which has earned a reputation as the most user-friendly application. “We’ve all seen interest in fantasy cricket grow rapidly, and as a player it’s exciting to be part of that growth,” he said. ”Howzat is leading the way in bringing Indian cricket fans closer to the action and making them feel like they are part of the matches they select teams for. For us cricketers, nothing is more important than this connection with the fans. The passion of the Indian cricket fan is something incredible, and we get so much energy and inspiration from it wherever we play in the world. “Howzat now has over 2 million users. What makes signing Thakur special is the fact that he is seen as a key cog in the Indian squad across all three formats of the game.

Expressing his delight to have a brand ambassador whose career perfectly captures the magic of Indian cricket, Bharat Bhatia, VP of Marketing at Junglee Games, said: “There aren’t many better examples of transformative cricket. dreams into reality that Shardul’s career. Just like Howzat is an all-around fantasy app, Shardul is one of India’s best all-around players capable of changing a game with a bat or a ball as he has shown in recent years. His skills and energy are a perfect fit for Howzat and the younger population playing the game. Howzat has always focused on the ultimate fantasy cricket experience, and we think fans will be delighted to play with the current star of the Indian cricket team. ”After making his ODI debut in 2017, Thakur played his first Test and T20 for India. the next year. But it’s been in the past two seasons that the famously versatile player has taken his game to another level, both with bat and with the ball. In January 2021, Shardul scored a sparkling 67 and then took 4 wickets for 61 carries as Australia were beaten in a Test match at their Gabba stronghold in Brisbane for the first time since 1988. Others have also played a big part, but Thakur’s pivotal role – earning him the nickname ‘Lord’ – in what constitutes India’s biggest Test win will never be forgotten. Howzat hopes he delivers the same all-around punch he delivered wearing the India shirt. About Howzat Howzat is a fantasy sports platform owned by Junglee Games, India’s leading skill game company. It offers sports fans an exciting fantasy sports experience by combining sports, skills and cash prizes. Users can select their own virtual cricket, football and kabaddi teams on Howzat by selecting players from real teams playing matches in the real world and competing against other users for cash prizes. The platform is legally certified, secure and trusted by 20 million regular fantasy sports players from all over India.


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