Hutch entered into a partnership with veteran cricket commentator Premasara Epasinghe to bring the world of cricket much closer to the hearts of Hutch customers through the Hutch 555 voice portal.
Now cricket loving Hutch customers would be able to listen to the latest updates & commentaries on any of the international one day cricket matches, test cricket matches and every national cricket match played as well as the schools big matches in the familiar voice of Premasara Epasinghe.
Epasinghe, who is well known for his ability to make the game come alive for cricket fans around the world, expressing his views on the partnership with Hutch, stated “As a long standing commentator and a radio personality, it gives me great pleasure to extend my services to a mobile telephone operator that enables me to get even more closer to our cricket loving fans through this service. I think it is a privilege for Hutch customers to be up to date on what’s happening around the cricketing world by simply dialling 555 on their phone at their convenience and leisure. This i believe is the evolution of being mobile and having information on the tip of your fingers..”
Sanjaya Senarath, General Manager Marketing, Hutch commented that it was an honour for Hutch to be associated with a world-renowned commentator such as Premasara Epasinghe whose voice is still evergreen and has the ability to paint a lively image of cricket. We are committed to giving our customers the best in infotainment..“
Apart from cricket commentaries, the Hutch 555 service continues to offer customers the usual services such as international news, lottery results, horoscope, comedy, drama and music entertainment. .
From left to right – Cricket Commentator Premasiri Epasinghe, General Manager Marketing for Hutch Sanjaya Senarath and Head of Value Added Services for Hutch Arul Vaz presenting a memento to signify the association.