Selected candidates to represent Mysore Warriors in KPL 2014

Mysore, August 11, 2014: In line with its vision to nurture sporting talent in the country, Cycle Pure Agarbathies, the owners of Mysore Warriors today announced that they will be holding a player selection camp in Mysore on August 13th, 2014. Aimed at fostering cricketing talent in the mofussil areas, the camp will provide an opportunity for players from smaller towns to enter the professional cricketing arena. Conducted at Gangothri Glades, the camp is open to all players from KSCA registered clubs in Ramnagar, Channapatna, Mandya, Coorg, Mysore, Chamrajnagar and Kollegal. The selected players will get a chance to represent Mysore Warriors and play at the upcoming KPL- 2014.

Speaking about the player selection camp, Mr. Arjun Ranga- Managing Director, Cycle Pure Agarbathies said, “Smaller towns in our country are blessed with great sporting talent. However, due to lack of opportunities they often go unrecognized. Through this camp, we intend to spot good cricketers from rural Karnataka and provide them a platform to grow and prove themselves. Our team will be a good mix of national talent as well as grass root talent from the region.”

Location: Gangotri Glades, Academy Nets

Day: 13th August, 2014

Time: 8 am 

For registration contact: Mr. Arun Kumar @ 9632976696-/

The camp begins at 8 am and 2 players from clubs registered under KSCA will compete for the selection process. The players are advised to carry with them their KSCA statistics of 2013-14.

Modelled on the lines of IPL, the 20-20 tournament is organized by the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) and will witness competition between 7 teams. Started in 2009, the Karnataka Premier League is now in its third season will commence on August 28th 2014. The first phase of the tournament will be hosted at Mysore followed by Bangalore. The finals will be held in Hubli on 12th September, 2014.

Over the years, NR Group through its flagship brand Cycle Pure Agarbathies has become one of the leading brands to be associated with cricket in India. They have participated in exciting cricket properties like Red Alert, Third Umpire branding and Milestone branding. Apart from being major sponsors at various cricketing tournaments every year, Cycle Pure Agarbathies had launched the widely popular and successful ‘Pray for India’ campaign covering more than 100 cities during the ICC World Cup in 2011.

About NR Group

The Mysore-based NR Group was founded by Shri N. Ranga Rao in 1948. A true visionary and philanthropist, Shri. Ranga Rao created the ubiquitous Cycle Pure Agarbathies which has today become the largest selling incense stick brand in the world. From a home-grown enterprise, NR Group has evolved in to a successfully run business conglomerate with established presence in India and abroad. The Group has diversified into various business categories like functional air care products (Lia brand of room fresheners and car-fresheners), wellness home fragrance products (IRIS) under Ripple Fragrances, floral extracts (NESSO) and Rangsons Electronics. The Group is also very committed to its social responsibilities and fulfils them through its charity arm ‘The NR Foundation’. The NR Group today is managed by the third generation of the Ranga family. For more information on the Group, please visit .

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