FW Sports and Media India Pvt Ltd;
13/A, “Wisden House”,1st
Cross, Lavelle Road,
Bangalore-560001
CIN No. U92410KA2014PTC0...
FW Sports and Media India Pvt Ltd;
13/A, “Wisden House”,1st
Cross, Lavelle Road,
Bangalore-560001
CIN No. U92410KA2014PTC0...
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Press_release_Wisden SriLanka

Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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  • 1. FW Sports and Media India Pvt Ltd; 13/A, “Wisden House”,1st Cross, Lavelle Road, Bangalore-560001 CIN No. U92410KA2014PTC074633 Wisden, which gave the cricketworlditsBible (the Cricketers'Almanack), addsanothersignificant milestonetoitsfabled 151-yearlegacy. "It givesus immensepleasureto announcethelaunch of Wisden Sri Lanka - a momentous step aswe strive to ensurequality contentis accessible to ardentfans fromall vernaculartongues in the subcontinent,"saidSayantanDasgupta, Business Head(WisdenAsia). Wisden, which needsnointroduction inthe cricketingfraternity, entersanothercricket-lovingcountryin Sri Lankawiththe motive of providingworld-classcontent. The brandalready operates inIndia, where the sport ishugely popular. The Sri Lankan edition of Wisdenhasbeenlaunched incollaboration withthe country's leadingnews publishinghouse - WijeyaNewspapers Ltd. The bellwetherEnglishwebsite aside, WisdenSri Lankawill alsohostSinhalaandTamil versions - a landmark occasion inWisden's storied history asitventures beyond the Englishlanguageforthe first time. DileepPremachandran, Editor-in-chief (WisdenAsia),added, "www.wisdensrilanka.com intends to, and will, fill the hugespacein thevernacularreadership in Sri Lanka." As a memberof WisdenAsia, WisdenSri Lankawill showcasenews,articlesandspecials composed by some of the world's famed, andfinest, cricketjournalists, alongwithtrivia, statistics andrecords among othercricketofferings. WisdenSri Lanka will alsofeature cricket's only true performance analyticssystem- WisdenImpact Index, astatistical engine thatnotonly offers amore relevantrankingsystem, butone thathas also beenable touncoverfactsand stories whichnoothersystemcan or will be able to. UdeshGunatunga, Directorof Digital Media(WNL), said, "Weare very excited to be partof this venture and we believe this will cater to the requirementof Sri Lanka's passionatecricketfans.” A treatawaitsthe connoisseurs andfansalike. DileepPremachandran
  • 2. FW Sports and Media India Pvt Ltd; 13/A, “Wisden House”,1st Cross, Lavelle Road, Bangalore-560001 CIN No. U92410KA2014PTC074633 Editor-in-chief,WisdenAsia

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