Road Safety World Series – Usha International Joins as Sponsor: Usha International, India’s leading consumer durables company has been sponsoring Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai Indians since multiple years and now the brand has joined Road Safety World Series as Ground Sponsor. Aimed at bringing the spotlight on road safety through the passion for cricket, the second edition of the T20 cricket tournament starts today with Sachin Tendulkar led Indian team will take on Bangladesh Legends.
The entire tournament will be held at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium in Raipur from 5th – 21st March 2021. Besides Sachin other global cricketing superstars such as Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, and Brian Lara are amongst the legends who will be seen in action. The tournament will be Live Streamed on VOOT and will be broadcasted live on Colors Cineplex.
Commenting on the collaboration, Komal Mehra, Head – Sports Initiatives and Associations at Usha International, said, “The Unacademy Road Safety World Series 2021 addresses a very important issue – every year many lives can be saved if basic road safety rules are adhered to. Given India’s unwavering passion for cricket, we believe that this coming together of the world’s greatest cricketing legends will actually spread awareness being responsible on the roads leading to a fall in the number of fatal accidents. We see our association as a great opportunity to impact people’s lives in a more meaningful manner.”
As a part of the association, the Usha logo will be used in In-stadia brandings such as logo presence behind the stumps, there will be an Usha Fan Army in the stands, perimeter rope branding, logo in the player dugout, giant screens and on the sponsorship strips. Usha will also be capturing the audience’s attention across their digital platforms.
Usha supports and promotes a wide array of sports initiatives across the country which includes the Mumbai Indians team, Ultimate Flying Disc, Ladies and Amateur Golf, Marathon, Cricket for differently abled, Junior Golf Training Programs, visually challenged sports (Athletics, Kabaddi, Judo and Powerlifting) and Football.
Last year, the tournament began on a high but was halted prematurely in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. With the situation now much improved, the organisers are all set to host 15 matches across the 15-day tournament. The series will see legends from India, West Indies, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and England coming together and playing to draw attention to road safety.
When does Road Safety World Series start? How many matches will take place in the tournament?
Road Safety World Series 2021 will resume on March 5. The remainder of 12 league matches will take place over the next 11 days. The top 4 teams will square off in the semi-finals. The final will be played on March 21.
Which channel will telecast Road Safety World Series 2021?
Road Safety World Series 2021 will have a live telecast on Colors Cineplex and Rishtey Cineplex.
Will Road Safety World Series 2021 be streamed online?
The Road Safety World Series 2021 will be streamed online on Voot.
What’s the complete schedule of Road Safety World Series 2021?
Check out the complete schedule of Road Safety World Series 2021 –
What are the squads for Road Safety World Series 2021 – Today’s Match
India Legends: Sachin Tendulkar (Captain), Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Mohammed Kaif, Yusuf Pathan, Naman Ojha, Zaheer Khan, Pragyan Ojha, Noel David, Munaf Patel, Irfan Pathan, Manpreet Gony
Bangladesh Legends: Mohammad Rafique (Captain), Khaled Mahmud, Mohammed Sharif, Mushfiqur Rahman, A N M Mamun Ur Rashed, Nafees Iqbal, Abdur Razzak, Khaled Mashud, Hannan Sarker, Javed Omar, Rajin Saleh, Mehrab Hossain, Aftab Ahmed, Alamgir Kabir