Mig33 the the most popular & global Mobile Internet applications joins hands with five teams of Indian Premier League (IPL) to launch a mobile fan club for each team. These teams include Kings XI Punjab, Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Daredevils, Royal Challengers and Deccan Chargers. This fan club lets cricket lovers connect with each other and cheer for their favorite team together which will in turn boost the winning spirit of the team.
It is a two-way engagement process, connecting the IPL teams in South Africa with their fans back in India as well as across the globe. With mig33, IPL teams can interact with their huge fan following via their mobile phones. This club will provide all the latest news and announcements from South Africa. Users can now watch matches and also provide ball-by-ball commentary via the dedicated chat room platform. All for FREE and works on almost every phone – even the most basic one
Cricket fans can join the Fan Club by messaging their IPL Club Name initials for example, to join Royal Challengers team, users need to send a SMS as RC to 57575 or download it via m.migg33.com/cricket from their mobile web browser. In order to boost a user’s excitement further, mig33 lets you buy virtual items and merchandise of their favorite team. Moreover, one can also actively participate in live and moderated chats with favorite cricket stars, team coaches and cheer leaders.
“Cricket, like all sport, is fundamentally a social activity. Mobile provides the ideal platform for cricket fans around the world to engage directly with one other, as well as chat to their cricket heroes, while catching all the live cricket action. We are delighted that the IPL teams have established their official mobile fan clubs on mig33 so they can use this new communications channel to help build their fan base in India and around the world. With so many IPL teams participating on mig33, cricket fans can expect a feast of entertainment to be readily available at their fingertips,” comments Steve Boom, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of mig33.