Adani Sportsline was created with an overarching philosophy to inculcate a culture of sports at the grassroots level and create globally competitive opportunities for future champions in India. It is a part of the Adani Group, a $15 Bn diversified business organisation with presence in Ports, Logistics, Energy, Utility and Infrastructure. The company has incubated several businesses into large publicly-traded entities serving as critical assets to our nation. In line with the group’s vision of nation-building, Adani Sportsline’s aims to build a world-class ecosystem that nurtures sporting talent, accelerates the sports economy and plays the role of an enabler in India’s journey to become a leading sporting nation.
Our efforts are broadly split into three focus areas which we believe would become key drivers in accelerating our vision. These includes, Garv Hai, a long-term incubation programme to support promising sportsperson from challenging backgrounds.
Secondly, the company owns two franchises Gujarat Giants (Big Bout Boxing League) and Fortune Giants (Pro Kabbadi League) with a vision of popularising many homegrown sports and creating opportunities for aspiring talent.
The third driver of this self-sustained ecosystem is building state-of-the-art sports training infrastructure that provides world-class technology and scientifically proven training regimen for sportspersons.
Formed in 2019, the motivated team has already achieved some stellar milestones. Nine out of the ten senior athletes, being supported under the Garv Hai initiative have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics 2021 with another batch of 10 junior athletes being nurtured for future global tournaments. Gujarat Giants, its Boxing Team clinched the maiden Boxing Big Bout League 2019, while Fortune Giants, our Kabbadi Team were finished as runners-up for two consecutive Pro Kabbadi League tournaments. The Adani Ahmedabad Marathon, a run dedicated to the Indian Armed Forces has quickly moved up to be among the top 4 races in India.