It was indeed a great opportunity and privilege for The Muthoot Group to have sponsored the Delhi Daredevils team in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The Muthoot Group decided to be the official Group sponsor for the team in 2011 and the partnership continued in 2012 and 2013 as well.
The Delhi Daredevils team was one of the strongest in 2012 with Virender Sehwag as the captain. All-rounders like Andre Russel and Irfan Pathan made the team even more fierce and competitive.
The Sole Sponsors to have a Gold Coin for its Team
On March 31, 2012, Muthoot Precious Metals Corporation, one of the flagship companies of The Muthoot Group, designed and produced an attractive coin dedicated to the Delhi Daredevils team. This specially created memento for the team was unveiled by The Muthoot Group along with the Delhi Daredevils captain Virender Sehwag. The design of the coin comprises of a set of beautiful elephant tusks on the face of the coin and a cricket bat with the autographs of 5 top line International Cricket Players on the obverse.
The gold coin which The Muthoot Group had conceptualised in the honor of the team symbolised the Group’s trust in the team. Sehwag expressed his gratitude towards the Group by stating that the souvenir was simply priceless. He said, “I want to thank The Muthoot Group and the Chairman for this great gift. For me, this is priceless. We would try to do our best this season and hope that we can win the IPL.”