Jaipur, 6th June 2023: Premier Handball League (PHL), the inaugural edition of the premier sporting event that is to be held in Jaipur, Rajasthan, is set to amaze spectators and players alike with an extraordinary trophy. It has been specially designed and created by the esteemed artisan, Amit Pabuwal. He is recognized globally for his exceptional craftsmanship and numerous accolades, Pabuwal brings his unrivalled expertise to this prestigious project.
A Guinness World Record holder and mastermind behind various iconic creations, Amit Pabuwal has successfully crafted the coveted T20 World Cup trophy, the largest gold trophy in the world, and the largest silver trophy, among many other notable achievements. His meticulous attention to detail and unparalleled skill have earned him international acclaim.
The unique trophy has added a new touch to the tournament’s prestigious legacy. This collaboration demonstrates the league's commitment to excellence and a desire to create memorable experiences for both players and fans. The League will unveil the trophy soon.
Dr. Ajay Data, Chairman of Premier Handball League along with Mr Abhinav Banthia, President of Premier Handball League, and Mr. Vivek Lodha, Director of Finance of the League are deciding the appropriate time to do so.
Dr. Ajay Data, Chairman of PHL said, "The distinctive trophy design features exquisite gold plating that accentuates its grandeur. The centrepiece features his six elegantly crafted structures that gather at the top, symbolising the six teams fighting hard for victory. The trophy's innovative design is narrow at the bottom and flares out at the top, beautifully representing the league ushering in a new dawn for the sport of Handball in the country. A round ball at the top of the trophy symbolises the essence of the game, and the ultimate victory is embodied by the victorious winner prominently placed on top of it. The unveiling of this extraordinary trophy has further added grandeur and prestige to the highly anticipated league."
The Premier Handball League is sanctioned by the South Asian Handball Federation and affiliated with the Asian Handball Federation (AHF). The league which will feature six teams – Delhi Panzers, Rajasthan Patriots, Garvit Gujarat, Golden Eagles Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra Ironmen and Telugu Talons is scheduled to start on June 8, 2023, and will go on till June 25, 2023, at the Sawai Mansingh Indoor Stadium in Jaipur crowning the first Premier Handball League Champion. The league will be broadcast LIVE on the Viacom 18 Network - Sports 18-1 (HD & SD) and Sports 18 Khel and will be streamed live on JioCinema from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM IST.