Yuvraj Singh, the brand new retired all-rounder of the Indian cricket group, has determined to launch non-fungible tokens (NFTs) impressed by his life as a cricketer. Singh made the announcement marking his fortieth birthday on December 12. In his personal phrases, the cricket star wishes to reward some treasured moments from his on-field journey for his followers to personal. NFTs are digital collectibles like video clips, sketches, autographed posters, the possession of which might be transferrable and safe on the blockchain community.
Whereas Singh has not revealed the items he’s auctioning off as NFTs, in a two-minute lengthy video posted on Twitter presents glimpses of his bat, cricket package, and trophies alongside together with his footage from his youthful days.
Singh’s tweet about launching his NFT assortment left cricket followers excited.
This NFT collection shall be launched on Christmas, December 25 in partnership with NFT market Colexion.
This isn’t the primary time nonetheless, that an Indian cricketer has give you an NFT assortment. In October, cricketing legend Sunil Gavaskar had launched a set of NFTs, that included a captured second of him changing into the primary participant to attain 10,000 runs amongst different memorable achievements.
Between July and September this yr, NFT gross sales quantity surged to $10.7 billion (roughly Rs. 79,820 crore), up by over eight-fold from the earlier quarter, in accordance with information from market tracker DappRadar.
Together with worldwide celebrities, a number of Indian artists have additionally entered into the NFT area.
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