Emirates Airlines hosts cricket match for travel trade

first_imgEmirates Airlines hosted a two-day cricket match titled ‘Emirates Cricket Trade Tournament 2015′ for travel agents in Mumbai from March 21-22 at the Police Gymkhana Grounds. From the trade, there were 384 players participating in this event that saw 32 teams compete with each other.Emirates Airlines unveiled the cricket trophy in a networking event where the final teams and players were also announced. Essa Sulaiman Ahmad, VP – India and Nepal, Emirates Airline, and Dilip Vengsarkar, former Indian cricketer, who was the guest of honour, unveiled the trophy.According to Ahmad, the objective of organising the tournament is to engage and strengthen relationship with the trade, and cricket is a game that everyone loves and is great fun. He thanked all the sponsors for their hearty support and said that his team had done a great job in putting together the tournament. Abacus India, Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) India office, Star Cruises, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Akquasun Group, VFS Global, Fans on Stands as sponsors, and a host of other companies, and the two associations – TAAI and TAFI have supported the tournament.last_img