Lightning Cricket Club was officially launched on Sunday 10th October in Suwanee, Georgia. The official team, branding and philosophy were announced. The evening was hosted by none other than Mr. Ram Chenchu. Ram kicked off the proceedings by reminding guests and players that the management team of Lightning Cricket Club is very committed to the development of professional cricketers. He went on to add that diversity is very important to the management team at Lightning. The official motto of the club is “One Team, One Dream.” The décor was carefully done to represent the colors of the brand, but more importantly to communicate the mindset of Lightning Cricket Club, “A Player Is More Than A Number.” At Lightning, players will be treated fairly, and with respect they deserve. There can be no team without the players.
Every member of the management team reiterated these sentiments about” putting players first” in their speeches.All three members of the management team, co-owner, Mr. Vikram Ramani, co-owner Mr. Sankar Kaliaperumal, and the captain of the club, Former West Indies player, Mr. Ricardo Powell pledged their commitment to take care of the players. While the full roster of players who will represent Lightning Cricket at this weekend’s Atlanta Open Tournament, were not all present, most of the of the players attended in their official Lightning Team T-Shirt and expressed how excited they are to be representing a team where the happiness of the players is a top priority.
Many guests and players alike were astonished to learn that the club was formed just under five (5) weeks prior to the official launch. The décor and branding were executed with meticulous precision, to communicate the signifance of the night and the commitment and dedication of its founders. The sunflower was the centerpiece on every table, to symbolize loyalty, longevity and good luck.
There was a common feeling of pride and joy around the room. Both guests and players alike, shared their astonishment at the professionalism executed at the official launch. However, for Lightning Cricket, this is only the beginning. To quote the management, “Our launch is simply our way of saying that Lightning Cricket Club is here to stay.” To all our cricketers and who have graciously trusted us with the next stage of their careers, we would like to say, “Welcome to Georgia Y’all.” To our sponsors, S2 Integrators, we wish to say thank you for coming on this journey with us. We are very grateful for all your support and the confidence you have placed in us
The official team for the upcoming Atlanta Open Tournament is as follows:
|Ricardo Powell – Captain||DeneshRamdin|
|Mark Deyal||Sagar Patel|
|Unmukt Chand||Javelle Glenn|
|Michail Powell||Sahil Charania|
|Akhilesh Bodugum||Jeremy Gordon|
|Shamar Springer||MD Aman Hamidi|
|Aran Chenchu||Pranavh Pradeep|
|Amrut Pure||Rajiv Radhi|
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