Fantasy sports platform Howzat by Junglee Games has recently signed the former international cricketer Suresh Raina as its brand ambassador. Raina is amongst the latest Indian cricketer to be added to Howzat’s star-studded line up which also includes the likes of Irfan Pathan and Yuvraj Singh. The Chennai Super Kings batsman is one of the best left-handed players India has ever produced and is the first Indian to make a century in all three formats of the game.
Suresh Raina is a valuable addition to the Howzat team as he is popular among the masses. His reach on social media platforms is immense with millions of followers on Instagram and Facebook. He will be able to promote Howzat very well and ensure the company gets pre reach and engagement.
“Howzat reminds me of the days when as a young boy in Muradnagar, I would earn rewards for winning local tournaments with my team, which made playing cricket more exciting and fun. It’s a wonderful app that lets me engage with fans from all over India who share my love for cricket. Creating teams on Howzat and challenging cricket lovers from across the country to a test of skills on a daily basis has become an obsession with me lately. I really love the app — it’s my favourite in the fantasy space. I say this as a user first, and now also as a proud brand ambassador,” said Suresh Raina.
Howzat is a fantasy game stage that is owned by the skill gaming company Junglee Games. It offers users to create their virtual teams from the original players who will be playing the matches across a variety of sports like cricket, football, kabaddi etc. It also allows them to win exciting prizes, goodies, coupons and cash prizes and cashback rewards. It has currently over 10 million users and is legally certified.
“We’re super excited about Suresh Raina joining Howzat as one of our brand ambassadors. He has made a phenomenal contribution to Indian cricket over the years and is loved across the country for that. His endorsement of Howzat is going to catalyze our brand’s growth,” said Bharat Bhatia, VP of marketing at Junglee Games.
“Howzat is on a mission to deliver the most rewarding fantasy sports experience to sports lovers across the country. We’re happy to announce that from now on, cricket lovers can challenge the legendary cricketer in fantasy cricket contests on Howzat and win cash prizes by beating his teams.”