Mayank Agarwal a 27 year old young cricketer signed a bat sponsorship deal with the Tyre Manufacturing company CEAT. According to the deal, Mayank will be seeing playing with CEAT Sponsored bats in all formats.
Agarwal made it into news after hitting an impressive inning of 76 runs on his debut and gave India a solid start for an emphatic winning match against Australia. But it was strange to note that there was no sponsor on his bat.
Tyre Maker CEAT, which recently renewed bat sponsorship deal with Rohit Sharma for more three years also sponsors Ajinkya Rahane, Ishan Kishan, Shubham Gill and Harmanpreet Kaur.
Mayank Agarwal initially speculated his worth while playing Under-19 World Cup in 2010, becoming the top scorer for India. In the later part of his career following his blasting performance in the 2017-18 Ranji Season, where he scored more than 100 runs making him to win Madhorav Scindia Award and paved a golden way for his entry into King XI Punjab at the 2018 IPL auction.
Commenting on the endorsement, Mr Anant Goenka, MD, CEAT Limited, said, “We are glad to bring on board the extremely talented cricketer, Mayank Agarwal to represent the CEAT brand. At CEAT we strive to identify talent and encourage them in their cricketing journey. We believe that Mayank has all the qualities to become the next big thing in Indian cricket. We wish him all the very best and welcome him to the CEAT family.
On his association with CEAT Ltd., Mayank Agarwal said, “I am extremely proud to associate with CEAT, and it’s an honour for me to represent the brand, both on and off the cricket field. CEAT has a long and illustrious history in cricket, and it gives me a great sense of pride and responsibility to join the group of talented and successful cricketers at CEAT.”