Srinagar-Based Tramboo Sports Secures Rs 30 Lakh Deal with Aman Gupta and Peyush Bansal
In a captivating review of ‘Shark Tank India’ Season 3 Episode 7, the spotlight shines on Srinagar-based Tramboo Sports, the leading manufacturer of Kashmir’s iconic willow bats. The episode unfolds with Tramboo Sports clinching a lucrative deal worth Rs 30 lakh. The partnership, sealed with Lenskart’s co-founder and CEO Peyush Bansal and BOAT’s co-founder and CMO Aman Gupta, marks a significant milestone for the young entrepreneurs behind Tramboo Sports.
Innovative Solution to the Weight Challenge in Kashmir Willow Bats
Tramboo Sports, founded by the dynamic duo of 18-year-old Hamad Tramboo and 20-year-old Saad Tramboo, takes center stage by presenting a unique solution to the longstanding challenge faced by cricket enthusiasts – the weight of Kashmiri willow bats. These bats, typically heavier due to the use of Kashmiri willow, have been a concern for players. However, Tramboo Sports has ingeniously addressed this issue, making them stand out in the cricketing world.
Pitching Success – From Dreaming to Dealing on ‘Shark Tank India’
The founders, Hamaad and Saad, share their journey from dreaming to dealing on the ‘Shark Tank India’ stage. With a vision to make Kashmir Willow Bats the preferred choice for cricketers, they sought Rs 30 lakh for three percent equity and successfully negotiated a deal with Bansal and Gupta, securing four percent equity in exchange for the investment.
A Moment Beyond Imagination – Tramboo Sports Reflects on ‘Shark Tank’ Experience
Reflecting on their ‘Shark Tank India’ journey, Hamaad shares, “Growing up watching Shark Tank since childhood, we never imagined that one day we would be pitching our business to the sharks. It was beyond our wildest dreams, and our experience was truly incredible, something we are still processing.”
Expanding Accessibility – Tramboo Sports’ Diverse Collection
Tramboo Sports expands cricket accessibility and affordability with a diverse collection, including Tennis Bats designed for tennis balls and Season Bats suitable for season balls. Crafted from Premium Grade 1 Kashmir Willow, their bats incorporate Singapore Cane Handles to enhance shock absorption, elevating the quality of the product.
From Inception to Global Recognition – Tramboo Sports’ Remarkable Journey
Since its establishment in 2021, Tramboo Sports has sold over 20,000 bats and secured a significant deal for 1,000 bats in Qatar, showcasing the brand’s global appeal and rapid growth. The incorporation of innovative features, combined with their successful ‘Shark Tank India’ appearance, positions Tramboo Sports as a rising star in the sports equipment industry.
Conclusion: Airing Success – ‘Shark Tank India 3′ Showcases Tramboo Sports’ Entrepreneurial Triumph
- Ingenious Solution to Weight Challenge: Tramboo Sports addresses the challenge of heavy Kashmiri willow bats, offering a groundbreaking solution.
- Successful Deal Negotiation: Founders secure a Rs 30 lakh deal with Lenskart’s Peyush Bansal and BOAT’s Aman Gupta, trading four percent equity.
- Global Recognition: Tramboo Sports, established in 2021, boasts over 20,000 bat sales and seals a deal for 1,000 bats in Qatar.
- Diverse Collection: The brand’s collection includes Tennis Bats and Season Bats, enhancing cricket accessibility and affordability.
- Reflecting on ‘Shark Tank’ Experience: Hamaad shares the surreal experience of pitching to the sharks, fulfilling a childhood dream.