Iyer joins the likes of Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal and Harmanpreet Kaur
CEAT Ltd has signed a bat endorsement deal with Indian cricketer Shreyas Iyer. Shreyas will now be a valuable addition to the team CEAT, which boasts of stars like Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, and Harmanpreet Kaur. The right -hander will now don CEAT logo on the bat in all format of the game henceforth.
Shreyas, who was preferred over K L Rahul as India’s No.4 during the West Indies series, was in sublime form as he scored successive fifties in the second and third ODI to cement his position in the national side.
Born in Mumbai, Shreyas Iyer is a prolific top-order batsman and is known for his fearless style of batting and high strike rate. He went on to become the youngest player to captain the Delhi Capitals and in 2019, led the team to the playoffs for the first time in seven years. In 2017, he made his T20 and ODI debut for India and was a part of the recently concluded T20 series between India and South Africa.
“It is my pleasure to be associated with CEAT that has always supported and boosted cricket in the country. I am looking forward to this longstanding relationship with CEAT and continuing to excel in the game, making many more great memories on the field.” Iyer said.
Commenting on the endorsement, Anant Goenka, Managing Director, CEAT Ltd, said, “With IPL and CEAT Cricket Awards, we continue to believe in Cricket’s ever growing popularity. We are delighted to have Shreyas Iyer on board, representing our brand across all formats of cricket. Shreyas is one of the exciting talents that gets added to our super talented line-up of Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Harmanpreet Kaur, Mayank Agarwal, and young Shubman Gill. His fearless yet dependable style of play has made him one of the most exciting prospects in the International cricket and that makes him a great fit for our brand. We welcome him to the CEAT family and hope that he continues to succeed on and off the field.”