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Source: Shri Infratech
Thursday, August 08, 2013 12:45 PM IST (07:15 AM GMT)
Editors: General: Consumer interest, Entertainment, People; Business: Business services, Construction, Media & entertainment, Real estate, Sports
“Cricket County” – A Sports Savvy Residential Township Project in Lucknow

New Delhi, Delhi, India, Thursday, August 08, 2013 — (Business Wire India) — Shri Infratech and Sporting Edge – a venture founded by former Australian Cricket Captain, Mr. Steve Waugh – entered into an association for a unique township in the city of Nawabs, Lucknow.

Realty major Shri Infratech today announced a truly distinctive association with Sporting Edge, a venture founded by Mr. Steve Waugh, the Australian cricket legend. This venture will culminate in the future development of “CRICKET COUNTY” – a residential township project in Lucknow, promoting a healthy lifestyle with distinctive Sports Facilities inside the township. Sporting Edge aims at providing world class sports facilities and expert coaching to enable children and budding sportspersons to achieve their potential nationwide.

The township project comprises of villas, value homes, retirement homes, offices, shopping facilities and a unique Arts Village with recreational amenities and other social infrastructure. The venture with Sporting Edge will provide access to sports training not only in Cricket but also Swimming, Tennis and other sports by well known sporting icons and institutions to nurture sports talent in the city.

Present on the occasion, Mr. Steve Waugh – Founder Sporting Edge and Former Australian Cricket Captain commented:

“Cricket County township is a really remarkable, one of its kind project Sporting Edge association with Shri Infratech shows our commitment towards providing a better quality of life to the people of India. This stems from the fact that Cricket County will have sporting facilities which will provide for a healthy lifestyle. Sporting Edge is proud to be on board for this exciting new venture.”

Mr. Manoj Dwivedi – CMD Shri Infratech commented:”We at Shri Infratech, have been involved with various townships in the past but this is the first time that we have tied up with an International Organisation for developing a very special township in Lucknow called “Cricket County“. The sports facilities will provide families specially children, an opportunity to participate in a healthy competitive environment.”

About Sporting Edge

Sporting Edge has been founded by Steve Waugh who, after twenty five years of touring India and engaging with Indians from various backgrounds, had the vision to provide Indian families and especially their children, opportunities in sports to enable them to lead a healthy lifestyle and fulfill their potential.

Sporting Edge provides an end-to-end solution to real estate developers to help them differentiate their product offering by incorporating branded sport elements in residential townships. Sporting Edge works with clients starting from conceptualization upto implementation and ongoing management.

About Shri Infratech

Shri Infratech is a reputed name in the field of bulk land acquisition and infrastructure development. It is an ISO 9001:2000 company, maintaining the highest quality standards, both on the business and social fronts. Shri Infratech, a trendsetter in the realty sector, has also been offering allied real estate services to its esteemed clients which include services in the areas of Legal Consultancy, Township Planning, Marketing and Sales Support and Land Development work such as Roads, Sewer and Water Lines.

The conviction, courage and foresight to make a bright future has been at the core of Shri Infratech’s philosophy. The company has mega plans for Real Estate projects in India. Shri Infratech has a vision of investing over Rs.5000 crores in various projects in the next five years. In this endeavour, the company has embarked on making integrated townships and business bays. With an estimated acquisition of land bank of over 7000 acres and projects in the pipeline worth over Rs.12000 crores, the group has its future well chalked out. Shri Infratech has also entered into the production of clean energy – Solar Power.

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L to R Mr. Gautam Gadgil, Mr. Manoj Dwivedi, CMD, Shri Infratech, Steve Waugh, Founder, Sporting Edge and Rishi Arora, Director
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L to R Mr. Gautam Gadgil, Mr. Manoj Dwivedi, CMD, Shri Infratech, Steve Waugh, Founder, Sporting Edge and Rishi Arora, Director

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