A licensed cricket digital collectibles platform called Rario has roped in Indian cricket playing start Axar Patel for a partnership with the platform to help the cricketer to launch his own non-fungible tokens (NFTs), the company said.
“I am super excited for the exclusive partnership with Rario to launch my own non-fungible tokens (NFTs). This is a great marriage between sports and technology, a wonderful opportunity for me to be closer to my fans who continue to give me so much love and support. I look forward to sharing some of my most cherished possessions and connecting with my fans on the biggest community of cricket fans, Rario,” Axar Patel, said.
As a player partner of the platform, Patel joins Rishabh Pant, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, Aaron Finch, Virender Sehwag, and Zaheer Khan, among others. According to the company, Patel’s NFTs will only be offered on Rario as a result of this partnership.
“We are thrilled to partner with yet another rising star of Indian cricket, Axar Patel, who joins the existing league of cricketers on our platform. Axar is a cricketer celebrated by cricket fanatics for his mind-blowing performances across tests, ODIs, T20Is and IPL. The most recent one being India’s victory against West Indies with Axar finishing off with a huge six in the last over. His addition to our line-up of players will add a special x-factor that only an exciting all-rounder can provide,” Ankit Wadhwa, Rario co-founder, and CEO, said.