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Exchange 4 Media. 10 January 2018

The Disruptive Rise Of Esports: What Will It Mean For Brands - Supratik Sen, UCypher

Packed stadiums, big brand sponsorships, groups of overexcited fans, and huge prize pools. These are all descriptions of a typical World Cup, here in India. But no, that’s not what we’re talking about. We’re talking about a complete new sport, a whole new bet – Esports!



Business Standard. Mumbai, 06 January 2018

Varun Sood, Ayesha Adlakha to host eSports league UCypher

Popular video jockey Varun Sood and actress Ayesha Adlakha will be hosting UCypher, a multi-platform eSports league. Sports presenter Suhail Chandhok has been roped as a guest host.



Spieltimes. 4 January 2018

U Cypher Is Bringing E-Sports To Your Living Room: What You Need To Know

The ship of U Cypher, the upcoming esports league – planned and smartly packed for National Television – is reaching the shores. With the best of Indian esport teams and players battling against each other, U Cypher is sure to cause some great noise and create a change in the history of Indian television.



thetimesofindia. Chennai, 01 October 2017

Vivo Pro Kabaddi: U Mumba score 33-30 win over Tamil Thalaivas

For the third day in succession, it was Tamil Thalaivas who were at the receiving end as they lost to U Mumba 30-33 in their Vivo Pro Kabaddi inter-zone clash at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here on Sunday night.



firstpost. Mumbai, 29 June 2017

Pro Kabaddi League: U Mumba's Anup Kumar says captaincy is about being calm, not shouting at players

Asserting the importance of maintaining composure during high pressure situations, Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) franchise U Mumba skipper Anup Kumar on Wednesday said anger only results in more mistakes on the mat.


indiansportsnews. Mumbai, 26 June 2016

Why Ronnie Screwvala thinks e-sports is the next big thing

Ronnie Screwvala is a person who hates missing an opportunity. Judging the popularity of e-sports to a nicety, he is ready to roll out India's biggest e-gaming league, UCypher, in January 2018.



news18. Mumbai, 25 June 2016

India gets its first e-sports championship!

Now, sporting battles are going to heat up the digital space! U Cypher, helmed by Ronnie Screwvala and Supratik Sen (co-founders of U Sports), have launched India's first e-sporting league. While Season 1 of U Cypher features six teams competing for top honours, the number will grow to 30 teams by Season 3.