Who: Anil Kumble
What: Named Brand Ambassador of CTL team Raipur Rangers
When: 20 October 2015
Former Indian captain and leg spinner Anil Kumble on 20 October 2015 was named as the brand ambassador of the Raipur Rangers – one of the franchises of Champions Tennis League (CTL).
Raipur Rangers is co-owned by Abhishek Mishra and Chinmay Tiwari and will comprise players like Thomas Muster, Alize Cornet and Ramanathan Ramkumar.
The Balbir Singh Juneja Indoor Stadium in Raipur will be the team’s home stadium. The team will also be accompanied by two Indian juniors.
The Champions Tennis League was conceptualised by Vijay Amritraj in 2014.