"H y d e r a b a d W a t
Gully Gully Mein Cricket Ka Jashn…
Radio Mirchi presents Pepsi Mirchi Premiere
Osmania University Xl win the with “Pepsi
Mirchi Premiere League” Gully cricket.
Hyderabad|India|March'2011:Cricket is played in
every gully and every mohalla of India. With cricket fever gripping the
nation with the on-going World Cup season, Radio Mirchi and Pepsi came
together to provide a platform to recognize the local talent with “Pepsi
Mirchi Premiere League” – a celebration of gully cricket.
The finale of the gully cricket tournament took place on Sunday March 20th
at the RRC grounds, Secunderabad amidst fanfare and excitement. The final
teams Osmania University Xl & Air Warriors battled it out on the cricket
ground with much vigour and sportsmanship to win the title of Hyderabad’s
No. 1 gully cricket team.
Adding colour and glamour on the occasion were Mirchi RJs, who cheered the
winners with spirit of Holi colours and also presented the prizes to the
teams. The winners Osmania University Xl were given Rs.50, 000/- & the
runner up Air Warriors was presented with Rs. 25, 000/.
The month long activity was kick started through an on-air promotion
asking the gully cricket teams to register for the competition. A total of
64 teams were selected, who played the knock out rounds, quarter-finals,
semi-final, to reach the finale. Some of the best teams of the contest
were Hot Boys Hyderabad Crusaders, Raising Stars, Challenging Warriors,
Air Warriors, Rocking Eleven, Prec Legend Killers XI etc…
Vikram Ahuja, Cluster Head - Andhra Pradesh, Radio Mirchi – said, “Radio
Mirchi has always strived to connect with listeners through out-of-the-box
content and on-ground promotions. With cricket fervor ruling the minds
with World Cup, the Mirchi Premiere League was conducted to add the spirit
and enthusiasm of the sport. The activity is yet another way through which
we not only connect with our listeners, but also recognize the immense
talent in the city.”
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