Funngage PowerPlayer is a Cricket Scholarship Program to select the best Cricketing talents in India in the age groups between 12 to 24 years.
Gautam Gambhir has been associated with the Funngage Sports firm for a while now.
The registration for trials have begun and the chosen youngsters will be provided with full benefits of the Cricket scholarship.
The Funngage Sports firm aims to leave no stones unturned in order to help out the talented aspiring cricketers of today. The brand ambassador of Funngage is the former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir. The nation-wide program “FG PowerPlayer” has now been launched by the ex Kolkata Knight Riders captain. As described by the Funngage website- “Funngage PowerPlayer is an all Scientific and Digitally Powered Cricket Scholarship Program to select the Best Male and Female Cricketing Talent in India in the age groups between 12 to 24 years.”
— Funngage (@Funngage) December 7, 2018
Benefits of the program
This program fixates its aim to examine the cricketing talents of boys and girls in the age group of 12-24 years. The talents who get selected for the scholarship program will receive a fully paid for Cricket Development Scholarship with a three-week of training camp in Perth, Australia at Guildford Grammar, under the supervision of former South African Test Cricketer, HD Ackerman. The objective is to provide financial and administrative support to these budding talents.
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The Cricket Scholarship that will span for five years will include everything free of cost. Starting from Cricket coaching, cricket equipment to training and travel costs. The scholarship will also cover the costs for medical and physiotherapy sessions for the players.
“This is an opportunity for all boys and girls aspiring to live the dream of cricket to get the best training not only in India but also abroad. More importantly, Funngage will also mentor and manage the selected cricketers by helping them evolve as a sportsman and a better human being. A participant need not to be a part of an academy, it’s more about the wish and willingness to pursue his passion of becoming a professional cricketer. All are welcome to come and live their dream without worrying about the means and finances. Talent, Perseverance, and Passion are the only yardsticks here,” said Karan Singh, Founder & CEO, Funngage.com.
Registration for trials
The registrations are open and can be at Funngage’s official website or on their mobile application. For physical registration, the window is open at Funngage counter set up at Videocon Cricket Ground, adjacent to Dhaka International Bus Terminus, Salt Lake from 17-18 January from 11 AM to 7 PM. The trails are grouped age-wise and have been scheduled from 21st to 24th January. Further details are available on their website.