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Kapil Dev unveils daily fantasy sports platform in Mumbai

Mumbai, Jun 12 (UNI) Legendary cricketer Kapil Dev on Wednesday launched Apne 11, a daily fantasy sports platform that aims at offering its users a highly engaging and experience-based gaming experience in the most expedient manner here.
This unique fantasy sports platform gives every fan the opportunity to put his/her knowledge to test by choosing their own dream team from amongst the players on the actual field and be awarded with points in accordance with the performance of the selected team combination.
It offers the perfect blend of seamless gaming experience and complete security of the user, a release said here.
In addition to this, Apne 11 also announced their launch offer wherein users will get 100 per cent cash bonus deposits and a one of its kind opportunity for the user to show their skill and play against the legend by participating in the Kapil League wherein the highest scorer on Kapil’s leaderboard will win Rs 25 lakh and five lucky winners will also get a chance to meet the legend himself, it added.
Speaking on the sidelines of launch, Kapil Dev, who is brand advisor of Apne 11, said, "I am thrilled to be associated with Apne 11 as it will present an open opportunity for millions to compete against one another and have the chance to connect with sports on an even deeper level than before."
Expressing his views about the platform, Akshay Jaggi, chief executive officer of Apne 11, said, "We are excited to launch Apne 11, a first-of-its-kind daily fantasy sports platform which is easy to use, yet has an exciting game-play that leverages a gamer's skill to give fantasy sports fanatic the ultimate thrill of competing in real time against one another."
"The aim of Apne 11 is to be the number one platform with the best experience ever. Our team is doing our best to become the first choice in the hearts of the fantasy players." he added.
Expressing his views, Ratul Sethi, founder of Apne 11, said, "The gaming industry is undergoing a revolution and with one of the world’s largest youth population, India is poised to become one of the world’s leading markets in the gaming sector. Taking forward the same vision we want to make daily fantasy sports game experience simpler and reach tier 2 & tier 3 cities. Our endeavour is to unite India to celebrate sports in the country."
"While cricket and football is at the forefront of our current product design, we look forward to bringing all sports on one platform in the coming years," he added.
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