Sikkim’s Cricket Captain,NileshLamichaney bags BDM Sponsorship
Gangtok, 27 Mar:
Captain Sikkim Cricket Team, NileshLamichaney has added another feather to his cap in his short cricket career when he grabbed an opportunity to sign a sponsorship contract with famed BDM Company.
BD Mahajan& Sons Private Limited, popularly known as BDM is the world famous manufacturer of Cricket Bat, Cricket Ball & Cricket Batting Pads from Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India. He now joins the league of players like MS Dhoni, ViratKohli, Ricky Ponting and others,
He has thanked BDM especially AdityaMahajan and Sanjeev Sharma.
Nilesh says it was his century and couple of half-centuries last season which helped him to promote himself for sponsorship.
“The prestigious contact has given me more responsibility and I am more focused on my game,” he said. He thanked Sanjeev Sharma, coach of Sikkim Cricket Team and former India seamer for all the support and motivation.
He further said he scored his first century in National Level tournament playing for U-15 category with a BDM bat. The sponsorship has given a strong and positive message that if you play with your heart, with dedication, it pays you back.
Adding to the recent performance of Sikkim team at the Ranji Trophy, Nilesh said winning was never easy but thankfully three professional players’ performance helped the spirit of the team. “They not only helped us win but our players gained more confidence playing with them. Fielding had been the highlight of the tournament. We played our best and we wish to improve our performances in the coming season,” he said.
Stating that cricket is going to be the next big thing in Sikkim, he added that the cricket stadium is coming up and today the youngsters can choose cricket as a career.