Cricketer Rahul Dravid and the Rajasthan Royals Challenged by Pune's Cricket EnthusiastsRanjit Rodricks , 08 May 2012
Rahul Dravid (photo courtesy | fuzztreck.wordpress.com)
Rahul Dravid, captain of the Rajasthan Royals team said, “Cricket to me is not just a sport but a passion that runs way too deep within me, just like any Indian. The match today gave me an opportunity to enjoy the sport in an unconventional manner.”
Monday evening saw Pune’s cricket enthusiasts come together at the Pune Marriott Hotel and Convention Centre as they put their best foot forward and challenged the champion IPL team of Rajasthan Royals.
The Rajasthan Royals Team with Mr. Jatin Khanna, General Manager, Pune Marriott Hotel and Convention Centre, Mr. Dominic Sherry, Regional Vice President, Sales and Marketing Marriott Asia Pacific, Mr. Rajeev Menon, Area Vice President, India, Maldives and Australia for Marriott
Rahul Dravid lead his team into a one of a kind match as it dared the Pune citizens. As the setting of a stadium arena was created at the venue, the two teams matched each others stride. The cheers of the crowd met the enthusiasm of the unconventional pitch as Pune experienced the vibe of the cricket season in all its glory.