Media professionals try their hand at the Acharya Media cricket cup

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Acharya Habba is back in the city
Bangalore, Feb 21: Acharya Habba 2014 is back and the much awaited Acharya Media cricket cup 2014 is also making its prominence in the media industry with a huge impact.

This year too Acharya Habba will see a cricket tournament held exclusively for the Media. This is the 4th edition, year by year the tournament is gaining its charm and many Media Organizations trying their best to get their slot in the tournament and 18 plus mediahouses will be taking part in this grand cricket extravaganza.

Media professionals can swing their bats and bowl their opponents to a rout during a cricket series Acharya media cup 2014 to be held on 20th , 21st & 22nd February 2014. Organized by the Acharya Habba, an initiative by Acharya Institutes, Bangalore, the matches are to be held at Smt. Nagaratnamma Stadium, Acharya Institutes.

This edition the tournament will have Man of the match, best fielder, best bowler, best batsman and the tournament winners will be awarded a cash prize of 30,000 and runners up 20,000, individual prizes in various categories is been entertained.

CricHQ was announced as the official technology partner of the Acharya  Media Cup-2014

Acharya institute is pleased to announce the appointment of CricHQ as the official scoring and technology partner for this year's Acharya Media Cup. For the first time in Bangalore, CricHQ will manage a tournament on its Administration Module - a fully integrated scoring, competition
management and CRM system.

This integrated technology platform is already a popular choice as a competition management solution for over 120 organisations around the world. These include clients at the national governing body level such as the ICC, Sri Lanka Cricket, New Zealand Cricket and state associations like Kerala Cricket Association in India.

Speaking about this partnership, CE at CricHQ, Simon Baker said: "Our goal at CricHQ is to provide benefits for the entire grassroots cricketing community. With offices in Chennai and Kochi we are in a strong position to service the diverse needs of the Indian cricket community and we are excited that the Acharya Media Cup 2014 provides us the opportunity to extend into Bangalore for the first time."

Just some of the benefits that Acharya Media Cup will enjoy by using CricHQ are:
● Administrators having one online location to create, manage and publish the draws and fixtures for the Cup. They will also enjoy the time saving that comes with the automatic updating of leader boards, results and point tables.

● Fans enjoying the ability to follow the action with live ball-by-ball updates on the CricHQ app and website even if they can't make it to the ground.

● Players being more engaged than ever through receiving their very own player profile that houses their performances. They will also be able to compare themselves with other players with batting, bowling and MVP leaderboards.

● Coaches receiving a wealth of statistical data to help determine strengths and weaknesses of both their team and the opposition. These include wagon wheels, pitch maps and a 35 page match report.

Speaking about the reasons why Acharya Institutes decided to partner with CricHQ, Mr. Santhosh Ananthapura , Manager- Media & Corporate Relations, Acharya Institutes said: "With fans, players, coaches and those who run the tournament being what makes the Acharya Media Cup special, what made going with CricHQ an easy choice was having a solution that serves the needs of each of our stakeholders."

CricHQ is a global technology company that redefines how cricket is scored, shared, analysed and followed. They do this through developing cutting edge cricket products, which includes their popular smartphone and tablet cricket scoring apps, live scoring and competition management software as well as a cricket themed social network.

Founded by Simon Baker, Stephen Fleming and Brendon McCullum in 2010, the company now has over 70 staff in seven countries around the world.

Presently is has over 120 organisations using their technology products, including the ICC, Cricket Sri Lanka and New Zealand Cricket. From grassroots to grandstands CricHQ is the online home for cricket.

For further information visit CricHQ is available to support all levels of cricket tournaments and leagues in the state of Karnataka, with the same technology platform that is being used in the Acharya Media Cup.
For further information please contact 9846002111 or

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