New Delhi, Nov 3 –World No. 3 ace tennis player Daniil Medvedev will be leading the star-studded roster as Punit Balan Group (PBG) on Friday announced its entry into the global sports arena with a team in the second season of the World Tennis League (WTL). The event will be held at Yas Island’s Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi from December 21 to 24 where 16 of the world’s best tennis stars will compete in the unique sports and entertainment spectacle. Punit Balan Group-owned team is named PBG Eagles. Punit Balan Group has already invested in nine teams across various sports leagues in India and the group will now see a power-packed squad, which will also consist of World No. 5 Andrey Rublev among others, representing the Indian outfit.
“We are thrilled to be a part of the World Tennis League, marking a significant stride in Punit Balan Group’s dedication to creating a global sports property. With some of the world’s most exceptional tennis talents already part of our franchise, we are eagerly anticipating a season filled with unmatched and thrilling tennis action. Much like our successes in other sporting disciplines, we aim to put up quality competition and clinch the championship title,” commented Punit Balan, Chairman & Managing Director of the Punit Balan Group. Besides acquiring teams already in all major sports leagues in India including the Premier Handball League, Ultimate Table Tennis, Ultimate Kho Kho, Maharashtra Premier League Premier Badminton League, Pro Panja and Global Chess League, Punit Balan Group also supports nearly 60 budding sports talent pan India. With a team in the World Tennis League, Punit Balan Group’s involvement and commitment in the sports world continues to make a substantial impact. On welcoming Punit Balan Group, Rajesh Banga, Chairman of World Tennis League, said, “We extend a warm welcome to Punit Balan Group as they join the World Tennis League family. Their dedication to the growth and promotion of sports aligns with our mission and promises to