Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh has been associated with sports brand Puma for a long time and the relationship just got extended as Puma announced that the 2011 World Cup-winning all-rounder will now be the face of the Puma motorsport in India.
Yuvraj Singh is moving on from his cricketing days to the fast lane given that now he’ll be showing his passion for fast cars and sports-inspired fashion after being named the face of PUMA Motorsport in India. He joins the A-List class of celebs like Thierry Henry, Boris Becker, and Usain Bolt, after signing this deal.
I Am Excited To Continue Working With The Brand, Blending My Love For Fast Cars And Style: Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh is easily one of the most noticeable sports celebs thanks to his stylish looks and trendy clothing choices. He is also an ardent follower of Formula 1 racing and follows Formula 1 driver, Max Verstappen, and the Scuderia Ferrari Formula 1 team.
“I share a long and fruitful relationship with PUMA, it’s like family. They have supported me through every point of my career — highs as well as lows. I am excited to continue working with the brand, blending my love for fast cars and style through PUMA’s motorsport-inspired collection,” Yuvraj Singh said on his association with Puma.
Globally, PUMA is associated with Scuderia Ferrari, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, Aston Martin Red Bull Racing, BMW M Motorsport, and Porche Motorsport. Yuvraj Singh’s association will help Puma Motorsport brand gain traction in a huge market like India.
“PUMA and Yuvraj share a deep emotional bond that only grew stronger over the years. His relentless courage and indomitable attitude perfectly embodies the spirit of our brand. Whether it’s his sporting exuberance or his sense of style, he has always been a role model of innumerable Indians.
We cannot be happier about our continued relationship with Yuvraj. His love for F1, fast cars, and orientation towards sports-inspired fashion makes him a perfect fit to represent our motorsport collection in India,” said Abhishek Ganguly, Managing Director, PUMA India, and Southeast Asia.
Yuvraj Singh played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs, and 58 T20I matches for India after making his debut in 2000 and announced his retirement from the game in 2019. He was part of India’s 2007 T20 World Cup and 2011 World Cup-winning teams and was the Man of the Tournament in the 50-over ICC event triumph.