Fantasy sports platform MyTeam11 has onboarded Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan as its new brand ambassador.
MyTeam11 said that it is dedicated to providing the best fantasy sports experience for fans in India, and with Shikhar Dhawan on board it hopes to attract more sports enthusiasts to the platform.
The newly appointed skipper of the IPL franchise Punjab Kings will soon appear in a series of promotional campaigns for MyTeam11.
Dhawan said, "MyTeam11 empowers the fans to be a part of the on-field action and put their knowledge of sports to test. It allows the fans to step in the shoes of a captain and make decisions which help their team to win. I am thrilled to associate with MyTeam11, a brand which takes fan engagement to a whole new level and makes the fans more connected to the game."
Vinit Godara, Co-founder and CEO of MyTeam11, said, "We are extremely delighted to have Shikhar on board as our brand ambassador. Over the years, Shikhar has been a consistent performer in international cricket for India and is admired throughout the nation. His ability to fearlessly face the toughest situations and lead as the anchor resonates with our brand's core values. He also enjoys a high level of popularity and credibility in the cricket community which is consistent with the brand's goal of becoming the most reputable and trustworthy homegrown fantasy sports app in India. With his addition to our team, we hope to further spark the growth of our brand in India.”
Dhawan added, “Just not cricket, I was an active participant in football and volleyball during my younger years. So, I can connect with the vision of MyTeam11 as it’s a multi-sport fantasy destination for users.”
With this, Dhawan has become the third brand ambassador for MyTeam11 - along with former cricketer Virender Sehwag and sports presenter Sanjana Ganesan.