As the government extends nationwide lockdown, some firms and industries are enjoying the benefits. Times spent on online gaming has increased dramatically as the virtual felts are becoming avenues to compete and connect with “Quarantine and chill” becoming the new mantra. Now, thousands of gamers are looking up to the innovative market and Baazi Games has a great news for us! Having started in 2014 with its first gaming product PokerBaazi.com, the company has more to offer.
The skill-based gaming site, RummyBaazi.com has joined hands with Indian professional boxer who brought home silver medals in 2006 and 2014 Commonwealth Games, Vijender Singh as its first-ever brand ambassador! With the Indian gaming industry in the phase of rapid expansion, KPMG reports that the online gaming segment is pegged at $1.1 billion by 2021 and India is among the top 5 mobile gaming markets in the world with about 300 million gamers. Looking at the current scenario, the trend of more users and more time being spent on games is only multiplying each day.
On the collaboration, CEO of RummyBaazi Sunit Warraich stated, “Just like boxing, skill-based games like Rummy require sharp thinking and mental toughness. Vijender is a champion with a winning attitude, and we’re delighted to have him on-board as he truly embodies the values that RummyBaazi and its players stand for. With this association, we intend to rise to the very top of our field, just like he has.”
In 2018, online poker platform, PokerBaazi a sister company of RummyBaazi signed Singh as its ambassador who won tremendous accolades for India in the past. Speaking on the partnership Singh said, “It gives me great pleasure to be associated with a young brand like RummyBaazi.com, that’s giving a big push to sports in the country. Since 2018, I have been associated with PokerBaazi and now I have taken my association with Baazi Games further and I am excited to begin the second phase of our collaboration.’’
The Padma Shri recipient, who is undefeated in his professional career, will now be involved in a series of multi-platform marketing campaigns for the brand. For more updates on gaming industry in the country, keep reading GutshotMagazine.com.