2nd Edition of JYPL brings entire G&J Industry in synergy
Jewellers Youth Forum (JYF) has organized the 2nd edition of Jewellery Youth Premier League (JYPL) 2018. The cricket matches were organized on 22nd and 23rd Feb at Wilson College Gymkhana Ground, Marine Drive, Mumbai. The league had witnessed tremendous participation from Jewellery fraternity and seen some very closely contested matches played in the true spirit of game.
Swarovski Gemstones- Trophy partner for Jewellery Youth Premier League 2018 adds beauty and brilliance to all the trophies embellished with Swarovski Zirconia. Bhairav Spartans reached the finals after a keenly contested league matches and won the JYPL 2018 title with a very deserving & convincing win.
Chief Guests graced the opening ceremony were Motilal Oswal and Raj Purohit (MLA), other important industry dignitaries were the Guest of Honors- Prithviraj Kothari, Rajendra Jain (Swarovski Gemstones), Vasant Birawat, Govind Verma, Kiran Birawat, Madan Kothari, Saiyam Mehra, Prakash (Chains Corner- President MWGJA), Anil (Sky Chains- Sec. MWGJA) and Naren Walter (GJF).
JYF was incepted during Excise Strike of March – April 2016. Few friends & Business associates came together to discuss the problems faced by Jewellers, Traders and Manufactures at Zaveri Bazaar and other places. The session led to formation of Youth Forum focusing on: Problem faced by “Young Entrepreneurs” Explore opportunities as the “Gen Next Entrepreneurs” to grow 100 X.
JYPL had a unique format of having teams from various jewellery industry categories. A total of 16 teams from various categories – Gemstones, Allied, Committee, Plain Gold, Bangles, Antique Jewellery, Diamond Jewellery, Bullion, CZ Jewellery, Chain, Silver Jewellery and Mangal Sutra and selected through a screening process consisted of ranking the players based on their performance in nets.
Owners of the 16 teams competed with other teams to select the best players from the pool who got into The Player Auction for their respective teams. The Player Auction Process was handled by a professional agency with utmost transparency and witnessed an overwhelming attendance and response from all the participants of JYPL.
The sixteen teams were, BVC Thunder bolts, Jewel Star Kings, Tiara Tigers, Trident Challengers, Raj Diamonds Shining Stars, Ganesh Gladiators, P6P Warriors, Raveez Knight Riders, Bhairav Spartans, Munni Rockers, RSBL royals, Shanti Dynamites, Shringar Super Kings and L Javerchand Titans.Proud sponsors for the event were, Title Sponsor-Jewel Star, Powered By Sponsor- Oskar Hallmark Centre, Inaugural Event & Logistics Partner- Jai Ambe, Trophy Partner- Swarovski Gemstones, Man Of The Match Sponsor- Riddisiddhi Bullions Ltd., Food Sponsor- Unique Chains Pvt. Ltd., Jersey Sponsor- Shilpi Delivering Profitability, Vip Pavilion Sponsor- Palak Jewellers Pvt.Ltd., Kit Sponsor- Sangam Jewels Gold, Boundary Partner- Dhanaksh Jewels, Ground Partner- Bhavesh Jewellers, Refreshment’s Partner- S.K.Seth Jewllers, App Partner- Trilogic, Media Partner- Jewel Buzz, Toss Ka Boss- URB Insurance, Match Officials Sponsor- Kataria Jewellery Insurance Consultancy, Travel Partner- Mayur Suvidha Tour Travels, Cap Sponsor- 9 Silver, Financial Advisors- KSPM & Associates
JYF organized the player auction followed with the networking night on 9th Feb 2018 at hotel Sahara Star to unveil the beautiful JYPL Trophies, T- Shirt, Tournament Jingle, Tournament Teaser, Team Video and Sponsor Videos. The unveiling of the trophy set the tone for the entire match. Swarovski Gemstones was the Trophy partner for JYPL 2018. More than 80 exclusive trophies were studded with Swarovski Zirconia stones. The winner trophy was a landmark specimen for each to admire and encouraged teams to become the winners.
For each category a unique trophy was created, the various categories were Winner Cup, Runner-up Cup, Purple Cap-Best Batsman Trophy, Orange Cap-Best Bowler Trophy, Highest Boundaries Trophy, Man of the Match Trophy, Winner Team Trophies, Runner up Team Trophies, Sponsor, Team Owners & Organizer Mementos.
A special celebrity match of jewellery fraternity was organized by JYF and industry leaders like Mr. Nitin Khandelwal, Manoj Jha, Rajendra Jain, Madan Jain, Ashok Gajera, Govind Verma, Saiyyam Mehra, Chetan Thadeshwar, Pramod Mehta, Vasant Birawat, Vinod Vadola, Praful Ranawat and many more industry leaders participated to support the JYPL spirit.
JYF would like to take this opportunity to thank the entire gems & jewellery fraternity, team participants, sponsors and partners for their support and encouragement.