Punjab De Sher is a franchise of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) jointly owned and promoted by Mr Puneet Singh and Mr. Navraj Hans.
The combination of cricket and cinema is a potent one which strikes the right note of entertainment and sportsmanship. The idea of creating the Punjab De Sher team was to promote healthy and sporty living in the fitness conscious state of Punjab while also leveraging the entertainment quotient inherent in a celebrity team that features some of the most happening and well-known names in Pollywood.
With eminent personalities of the stature of Mr Daler Mehndi, Mr. Hans Raj Hans, Mr Gurdas Maan as mentors, the Punjab De Sher is also proud to have Mr Mika Singh as the icon player. Prominent Bollywood star Sonu Sood is the captain of the team while it has star players that rule the hearts of not only Punjabi’s but also Indians living all across the world.
After a spectacular launch that was extensively covered by the national media, Punjab De Sher is all set to make a mark in the CCL and pose a serious challenge to the other eight teams. Get ready for action, excitement and cricket unlimited as Punjab De Sher storm into the CCL limelight.
Team Punjab De Sher is proud to have the prolifically talented and prominent Artiste Daler Mehndi as Brand Ambassador. The Superlative performer who pioneered the popculture in India and took the entire globe by stormright from the world go-with his first recordbreaking smash album Bolo Ta Ra Ra Ra’ is a Performer / Singer / entertainer Extraordinaire who has enthralled global audiences for well over twodecades now, his latest pet project is the Punjab De Sher Team which he enhances with the luster of his interest and presence now.
Hans Raj Hans
Punjab De Sher consider it a proud privilege to be mentored by a personality of the stature of Shri Hans Raj Hans (Padma Shri). A performer who has dominated the Punjabi music scenario on the strength of his mellifluous voice which is unforgettable in any genre, he is particularly renowned for the folk and Punjabi music which he has promoted across the entire world. A spiritualist, politician and performer, he dons all mantles with ease and grace and Team Punjab de sher is grateful for the hand of blessing which he has extended to the team.
The versatile artist, spiritualist, poet-performer who epitomises Punjabi spirit, Gurdas Mann has dominated the music scenario nationally for the better part of three decades and strides like a colossus on the global stage. Hailed across the world as a emblem of Punjabi pride, joie de vivre and exuberance, Gurdas Mann is a sufi at heart who has graciously agreed to mentor team Punjab de Sher. We are thrilled and excited to be working together and guided by a star of this stature.
TRAINING & KNOWLEDGE PARTNER
HARBHAJAN SINGH INSTITUTE OF CRICKET(HSIC)
HARBHAJAN SINGH INSTITUTE OF CRICKET(HSIC) is the training and knowledge partner for Punjab De Sher.
HSIC has been visualized and designed seeing the zeal and passion of budding cricketers of Punjab. HARBHAJAN SINGH’S aim is to provide an infrastructure of international standards in order to give an exemplary learning experience at the academy.
This academy has been set up to produce nothing but the best cricketing talent from the heart of Punjab.
Dynamic, visionary and a staunch Punjabi, Puneet Singh credits his schooling at Shri Harkrishan Public School, Delhi for endowing him with a keen sense of Punjabiyat. An industrialist and entrepreneur par excellence, his twin passions are cricket and Cinema. His production house One World Films Pvt Ltd produced 'Jal' a sensitive movie exploring the heart wrenching water scantily issue in the Rann of Kutch which has been appreciated globally. The movie won the prestigious National Film Award for Best Special Effects 2013 at the 61st National Film Awards, special mention at the 'New Currents' section of the Busan International Film Festival 2013 and in the 'Indian Panorama' section of the International Film Festival of India. Most notably, Jal was shortlisted for Best Picture category and Best Original Score at the Oscars. With two other path-breaking movies on the floors, and the debut of Punjab De Sher on the CCL platform, Puneet Singh continues to pursue both his passions with conviction.
An emerging youth style icon, Navraj Hans is a cynosure of all eyes wherever he goes. A singer/ performer/actor who is taking forward a majestic musical heritage inherited from his father- Hans Raj Hans, his innate love for cricket and entrepreneurship makes him a man of many talents. With several successful musical albums such as Saiyaan, Goli, Saiyaan -2, Purani Jeans etc. Navraj Hans made his cinematic debut in 2013, as the highest paid newcomer in Punjabi cinema with Marrij da Garrij. He has had several hits since then with RSVP, Marriage Da Garriage and Viah 70 km and has stepped into Bollywood with Band of Maharajas.