VIVO IPL 2019 Trophy Came to Kolkata
News Desk, News Nation 360 : VIVO IPL 2019 Trophy Tour Kolkata Leg Brings Fans Closer To Their Favorite players. In an endeavour to bring Kolkata fans closer to their favourite cricket tournament, India’s leading sports broadcaster – Star Sports along with BCCI have collaborated to make the VIVO IPL 2019 Trophy Tour even more interesting for fans with an A.I powered training installation that is developed by Google. This one of a kind Trophy Tour experience is a way to connect fans from each city and give them an opportunity to click selfies with the trophy that they see during every game of the tournament on their television screens. The Trophy Tour held at South City Mall, Kolkata today gives fans a chance to experience a new and evolved platform called the A.I. Coach teaching a range of famous cricket shots and comparing their
their skills against the pros. With this, they get the opportunity to attempt Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s Helicopter shot, Virat Kohli’s Cover Drive, Rohit Sharma’s Pull shot, and Delhi-boy Rishabh Pant’s Switch hit the shot. Setting the perfect start to this 8-city long tour, fans are seen attempting practice shots and then comparing that to a pre-trained video of the cricketer that they select which gives them an accurate score. The Trophy Tour that started in New Delhi on Sunday, March 17th, 2019 have travelled across each franchise city like Bengaluru, Chennai, Mumbai giving fans an opportunity to get their hands on the coveted VIVO IPL trophy that they would want their favourite team to lift. From Kolkata, the next destination of the VIVO IPL Trophy Tour will be Hyderabad on 31st March 2019 followed by 5th April – Chandigarh and finally 7th April in Jaipur.
Pic : Krishnendu Kundu
Report : Anustup Kundu