With a imaginative and prescient to develop the Indian handball ecosystem, Bluesport Entertainment, the official licence holder of the Premier Handball League (PHL), had introduced a mammoth funding of ₹240 crore just lately.
PHL might be held underneath the aegis of the Handball Federation of India (HFI).
The funding might be used to speed up the expansion of handball within the nation within the subsequent 5 years.
“Apart from creating a professional handball league, we are also looking at a holistic approach to develop the sporting ecosystem through various strategic collaborations and customised programmes curated to train the players and coaches as well as upgrading the handball infrastructure in India,” mentioned Bluesport Entertainment CEO and co-founder Manu Agrawal.
Handball has greater than 85,000 registered gamers presently. PHL’s inaugural version, which can roll out subsequent 12 months, is anticipated to draw extra individuals.