Mumbai Indians unveil Confluent as technology partner for WPL 2024

MI will kick off their title defence against DC tonight in the WPL 2024 season opener.

The Women’s Premier League (WPL) team, Mumbai Indians (MI) have revealed Confluent, a leading technology company specializing in data streaming platforms, as their technology partner for the new season starting tonight.

The reigning champions announced the association through their official social media channels. Under the agreement, the Confluent logo will be featured on the WPL champions’ uniforms, stadium signage and other assets.

Rubal Sahni, Area Vice President and Country Manager for India at Confluent explained, “Real-time data drives modern experiences, creating exceptional customer experiences and unlocking innovation across every sector of the economy, including sports. Cricket, a beloved sport in India, sees extensive use of data for real-time analytics, statistics, video streaming, predictions, food deliveries, ticket sales, sports betting, and travel to the game. I am delighted that Confluent is sponsoring the Mumbai Indians this season and am confident that the team will continue to rock the world and defend their title!” 

“Women’s cricket has risen hugely in popularity over the last decade, and we are delighted to join the Mumbai Indians #OneFamily. Our mission to help organizations set data in motion will continue to change the sports industry with new ways of engagement that fans cherish. I wish the Mumbai Indians all the best for the upcoming season!” said Kamal Brar, Senior Vice President, APAC, Confluent.

Confluent is a leading technology company specializing in data streaming platforms. The entity provides innovative solutions to enable real-time data processing and analysis, empowering organizations to harness the power of its data for enhanced decision-making and business outcomes.

In recent developments, MI also secured partnerships with the global logistics leader, DHL Express India, and the vibrant beauty brand, LoveChild by Masaba.

Led by captain Harmanpreet Kaur, MI will commence their title defence in the season opener against a formidable Delhi Capitals (DC) at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru. The MI roster boasts top talents like Hayley Matthews, Yastika Bhatia, Nat Sciver-Brunt, and Amelia Kerr, setting high expectations for the franchise this season.

The much-anticipated match kicks off at 7:30 PM IST, promising an exciting showdown. Adding to the spectacle, Bollywood stars Shahrukh Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Tiger Shroff, Varun Dhawan, Kartik Aaryan and Sidharth Malhotra will grace the opening ceremony, delighting fans.

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