Interestingly just after the ninth season of Indian Premier League was over Gujarat Tourism released its latest ad on Youtube featuring renowned cricketers. The video stars Rajkot based IPL franchise- Gujarat Lions players. Also Read - How Virat Kohli Led 'Mission Melbourne' After Adelaide Humiliation, Reveals R Sridhar
Apart from the Lions skipper Suresh Raina, the ad has local all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja, Praveen Kumar, Praveen Tambe, Dwayne Bravo and James Faulkner promoting Gujarat. Also Read - Ravindra Jadeja Ruled Out of England Test Series, Call on White-Ball Matches to be Taken Later
Both domestic, as well as foreign players, are seen dressed up in a traditional attire and naming some famous places in Gujarat. The overseas players are even seen playing Dandiya (the traditional folk dance of Gujarat) along with Indian players. Also Watch- Viral video of Vijay Mallya & son Sid cheering for RCB Also Read - India's Predicted Squad For England Test Series: Kohli, Ishant Set to Return; Shami, Jadeja And Vihari Unavailable
This year’s IPL was the debut season for Gujarat Lions, who after the league stage finished on top spot with most wins. However, the Suresh Raina-led side lost Qualifier 1 against Royal Challengers Bangalore and then were undone by Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Eliminator.
We have seen ads featuring Amitabh Bachchan, promoting the tourism in Gujarat, in the past and now this one is latest in the list. However, this one isn’t as good as others!
Here is the video-