Intex Technologies, one of the leading mobile and consumer Electronics Company and the owner of Gujarat Lions IPL Team, further strengthened its interest in sports arena with the foray into Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) by owning Gujarat Warriors in Super Fight League. By taking this step Keshav Bansal has become the youngest owner of Gujrat Warriors along with the IPL team- Gujrat Lions. The team has also announced Bhabajeet Choudhary as the captain who will be leading a team of 12 players – consisting of Playing 6 and reserve 6. In which Himanshu Kaushik, Kuldeep Shekhon, Pooja Tomar, Asha Roka and Amit Goswami would be in the playing part.
On the inauguration ceremony of SFL, Mr. Keshav Bansal, Director, Intex Technologies and Owner, Gujarat Warriors said, ‘’Our intent was to put together really strong team to ensure a thrilling tournament for fans. I am confident that the players for Gujarat Warriors are one of the best in the sport. India is seeing a progressive change with the focus shifting to alternate sports and we see an opportunity in promoting SFL to popularize MMA in India. Clearly, MMA has a long way to go and a professional league like this will provide the right ecosystem for the action sport to enter the mainstream of the country.”
Super Fight League (SFL), the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) league is all set to enthrall the Indian audience beginning 20th January 2017 till 25th February 2017 with a grand inaugural ceremony on 19th January, 2017. Ace TV & Radio Host Siddharth Kannan will be the official host for the inaugural season which will be telecast LIVE and exclusive, every Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 7:00 PM on wards on SONY ESPN & SONY ESPN HD channels and can also be streamed live on SonyLIV.