Mumbai: Saurashtra skipper Cheteshwar Pujara on Monday became the third cricketer after senior India batsman Sachin Tendulkar and opener Gautam Gambhir to have been signed on by World Sport Group (WSG) under its player management programme.
Pujara, currently plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League. The 24-year-old is looking to reclaim his place in the Indian squad post his Test debut in October 2010, against Australia.
"I am fortunate to be associated with an organisation that is proficiently managing the commercial interests of iconic cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar and Gautam Gambhir. I am glad to be in the able hands of WSG and can now focus completely on performing better and cementing my place in the national squad," said Pujara.