Cartersville, GA: Legendary West Indian opener Chris Gayle, popularly known as Universe Boss, inaugurated one of the six fields in the Paramveers Cricket Complex in Cartersville – Rydal (North of Atlanta, GA) on June 13, 2022, in the presence of hosts Jayesh and Sima Patel, paramveers Management and USA Cricket Hall of Famer Jatin Patel anchored the event.
Happy to join the Paramveer Family, the swashbuckling and colorful Chris Gayle said: “I am really excited at the prospect of this facility. It can become one of the best cricket facilities not only in the USA but in the entire world. I am incredibly happy to be part of the Paramveer Family and I extend all my support to them and for the growth of cricket in the United States.”
Chris Gayle, whose MVP performance helped the Paramveers win the US Open T20 in 2020 also said, “Today, I also want to confirm my participation in the opening match in this venue, whenever that happens.”
Speaking during the inauguration, owner of the facility Jayesh Patel said: “We want this facility to be known worldwide as the first family-owned unique sports complex in the USA which can benefit cricket and many other sports for generations to come. It is like a dream come true for us, as we have managed to put together a highly professional and resolute team with extensive expertise and experience working on this project to accomplish quality outcomes. I would like to thank Dhiraj Prasanna, former BCCI curator who carries three decades of experience, Jatin Patel, multi-sports coach who is working as a consultant and advisor. We also have Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based Melton Taylor, and renowned Samuel Plummer to oversee the project and lead the facility development including turf pitches and grounds.”
“We are also very thankful to our Paramveers team Partner Dr. Jagmohan Viroja and our own dependable administrators Suren Gandavaram and Pramod Pawar for looking after day-to-day operations of this project,” added Jayesh Patel.
The Paramveers Cricket Complex is a forty plus acres facility, privately owned by Jayesh, Sima and Param Patel, is a dedicated home of Paramveers Cricket Club since 2014. The facility also houses the youth academy established primarily for the development of the game among the younger generation in the region. The facility, which consists of six full size cricket grounds (80 yards boundary), is being developed with the aim to make it one of the major cricket facilities in the South-eastern part of the United States.
Plans are underway to build an international standard facility with pavilion, club house equipped with state-of-the-art facilities. The Paramveers Cricket Complex can very well be one of the best latest modern technologies equipped cricket facility in North America. The management is also looking to finish five turf pitches this summer with the ambition to make one of the few international cricket venues in the US capable of hosting national or international cricket events. The Paramveers family, which engages in the hospitality business for thirty plus years, also owns a large cricket facility in South Gujarat, India.
Photo credits: Dharmednra Solanki – Anukul Creations Photography and media release (Content) from the Atlanta Param Veers