Jaipur, 11th December 2017:Wonder CementSaath:7 Cricket Mahotsav, one of India’s largest consumer engagement initiative is ruling people’s heart. After matches being played at the Tehsil and District Levels, 51 winning teams have entered the Zonal Level of the tournament which will be held on 17th December 2017. The winning teams at each district were felicitated with trophy, certificate and a cash prize of Rs. 14,000/-
The district level matches drew a tremendous public response and were a grand success MustkimBareza from Pradhan Club, scored 101 runs not out just in 28 balls in Udaipur, one of the majorhighlight of the District level was that for the very first time a special all housewives team played a match at the Saath7 district finals in Ahmedabad. Kamlesh Meena from Surya cricket club from phalgi district made a hattrick at the district level matches held at Jaipur.
Winning team from Jaipur is ShriShyam Cricket club Tahsil – Phulera District.
On this occasion VivekPatni, Director, Wonder Cement said, “Cricket isn’t just a game; it is a bona fide religion. People from all three states, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh have shown an interest beyond the realm of our expectations. We get to witness determination, courage, discipline, from all these amazing people that participate from all walks of life.”
This year, we have got 60 ‘all girls team’ registered. Teams having one or more female players have taken total women participation to more than 1000. The players have made 11 centuries, 79 half centuries and 7 hat-tricks in the tehsil level matches alone. We have seen powerful performances by the players in the district level matches too.
It’s an awe-inspiring sight to see the spectacular performance of the players and people cheering loudly to boost up their teams. The winning teams will now converge at 8 zones for the next level of tournament. The finale of the tournament is scheduled on 24th December 2017 in the City of lakes – Udaipur.
About Wonder Cements Saath7 Cricket Mahotsav:
Wonder Cement Saath7 Cricket Mahotsav 2017 is world’s largest Consumer Engagement Campaign involving cricket, where 48000 people will participate across the 3 mega states of India viz. Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh & Gujarat.
It is a high energy 7 players 7 overs tournament which provides a ground for the people of remote areas of our states to up come on the field, show their talents and make their cricket dreams a reality. Giving it a twist, if a team has a girl member it gets 7 runs as bonus for every match, a feature added for encouraging the aspiring women to come up on the field with dignity and play alongside men.
With a total cash prize of Rs 40 lakhs to be awarded to the winning teams across the entire tournament from tehsil level to the finals, the champions of the tournament will be awarded 3.5 lakh cash prize. Legendary cricketer Shree Kapil Dev inaugurated the event on the 1st November at our National Capital Delhi and announced that the best player of the tournament will get Rs 1 Lakh bounty directly from him in recognition.
The Scale and the Spirit of Wonder Cement Saath7 Cricket is directed at encouraging local talent, promoting women emancipation, bringing unity across all strata of society, and generating local employment. It is eagerly awaited by people to interact, play and enjoy the fun and amusement it brings along.
About Wonder Cement:
Wonder Cement Limited is a leading cement company catering to markets across the country pre-dominating the states of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh. Established in 2010 with its headquarters in Udaipur, Rajasthan, Wonder Cement Ltd is known for its high quality of products that reflect the enriched heritage of its parent company RK Marble, a leading name in the marble industry. The company with its plant located at Chittorgarh today produces 6.75 million tons per annum, thus occupying a prominent position in the industry. Special efforts are taken to ensure that the plant upholds the latest environmental norms with the help of reverse air bag house, ESP and a number of nuisance bag filters to remain clean and dust free. The manufacturing unit is established with technical collaborations with Thyssenkrupp and Pfeiffer Ltd. of Germany. Wonder Cement is planning to further expand its current capacity to 10 million tons by setting up a third production line.