May 11, 2021

Sports Legend

IPL 2021: it’s raining prices for Gulf News readers

Gulf News Readers and Winners
Image Credit: Virendra Saklani / Gulf News

You are a winner with Gulf News, waiting to find out who will take home the trophy in the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Gulf News hosts daily social media competitions throughout the IPL season. Readers who predict the winning team for each match win exciting prizes from Gulf News and Anis Sajan (M. Cricket UAE).

On Thursday afternoon, six competition winners came to Gulf News headquarters to collect their prizes handed over by Abdul Hamid Ahmad, CEO, Editor-in-Chief and Executive Director of Publications of Gulf News and Danube Group Vice President Anis Sajan , known as Mr. Cricket UAE.

Gulf News readers and cricketer fanatics Ravi G. Bhat, Albert Braganza, Oshadhie Arachchige, Mohamed Sammas, Alvin Pinto and Sayeem Mushtaque are the latest winners of the ongoing competition. Coincidentally, the six Gulf News office winners on Thursday were fans of the Mumbai Indians (MI) team and the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team.

“This time around they (Royal Challengers Bangalore) will win for sure, there’s no question,” said Braganza, an avid RCB fan.

While Sammas, a staunch MI fan, said: “The Mumbai Indians will win again. Every year they don’t play as well at the start but win at the end. “

Winners are called every two weeks to the Gulf News office to collect their prizes.

Sports fans received Sajan’s IPL-themed jackets and a three-month Gulf News print subscription to test their cricket knowledge and luck.

The competition will run until the end of the IPL season, so don’t forget to log into the Gulf News Facebook page and predict the winning team for the game the next day. It’s simple, find the contest post on our Facebook page and enter your prediction.

Additionally, has daily live IPL coverage, including frequent updates, post-match analysis, and in-depth editorials from our editors and Sajan.

Catch all the excitement of the tournament as our editors, along with Sajan, provide expert advice in every match as they research their favorite players and predict the ultimate winning team.