Cricket World in a Spin Over WinkBall's Exciting Online Video Coverage of World Cup in India

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

WinkBall Train 20 Locals to Bring Their Citizen Video Coverage to the Streets of India for Cricket World Cup 2011

LONDON, March 2, 2011 - The Cricket World is in a complete spin with the sport's top event, the
Cricket World Cup now in full swing. Straight from the streets of India,, the UK's no. 1 video website, have brought their exciting video
coverage to the event and captured all the emotion and passion of Cricket
World Cup 2011.

With a host of countries competing in this esteemed sporting event, this
has brought an array of visiting nations from across the world to experience
and be part of this prestigious tournament. The many travelling fans who have
come to India have shared their feelings through the emotional power of
online video thanks to WinkBall and their worldwide
network of street reporters have been speaking to the people who matter in
this event, the fans. Straight from the streets of host nation India, locally
trained video reporters have brought WinkBall's unique video coverage to the
Cricket World Cup and found what out the fans thoughts on this exciting
sports event.

WinkBall Reporters in India have spoken to fans from England, South
, New Zealand, India and even as far as America (a country not known
for its popular support of cricket). With each fan, WinkBall video reporters
have been recording their passion as it happens before and after games and
documenting the mood online.

With the tournament well underway, there has been much to talk about;
England's exciting draw with India, the Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar's
century and much more. This has got the fans talking and WinkBall have been
right there to record every bit of emotion from the fans. Speaking to
WinkBall reporters, fans have described this Cricket World Cup as extremely
exciting and so far it has been one to remember.

WinkBall's exciting and revolutionary video coverage has once again
provided people with a fascinating insight into an event and presented a
unique and different perspective of the tournament. With its citizen video
footage, WinkBall has presented a story that is even bigger than the cricket
itself - the one that tells the viewpoint of the fans, the people that really

To see WinkBall's coverage so far of the Cricket World Cup 2011, viewers
can click the following link;

Notes to Editors:

About WinkBall

WinkBall is the British video network that specialises in
capturing immediate passion at events by engaging with the people who truly
matter - the public - and providing vox-pop and video services to clients

Now the UK's no. 1 video website, WinkBall's interactive Video
Walls, Blogs, Forums and Messaging technologies create the ultimate online
presence, providing a dynamic, mass media, social and participatory
experience to connect with the public and targeted communities. Services
include vox-pop creation, consumer interviewing, market research, event
coverage, video reporter hire, and business and product videos.

Featured on the BBC, CNN, CNBC, Sky News and many more,
WinkBall were also nominated finalists in the PR Week Awards 2010 and the
CIPR Excellence Awards, 2010.

The technology was designed and built in London in 2005 as a
quintessentially British collaboration between academic inventiveness
(Goldsmiths, University of London) and commercial endeavour. Launched 18
months ago, has had nearly 35 million hits and has a growth rate
of 25% per month.

Contact WinkBall: Info( at )winkball(dot)com, +44(0)20-8962-3030; Head of Press: Jennifer( at )winkball(dot)com, +44(0)20-8962-3033; Contact WinkBall's PR, Max Clifford Associates: Victoria Cameron, Victoria( at )maxclifford(dot)com, +44(0)20-7408-2350

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