Kickstarter for EFLI documentary, Pune crowned EFLI champions, other news

It’s been a while since our last post, but there’s a lot of EFLI updates to catch you all up on:

Kickstarter for EFLI documentary

Evan Rosenfeld and Jenna Moshell have created a Kickstarter for their EFLI documentary, Birth of a Sport. They are trying to raise $70,000 USD by December 21 so they can complete the production of their film. There are different donation packages, such as a DVD copy of the film when it’s released, an EFLI t-shirt, and much more.¬†Click here to check the Kickstarter project out and donate however much you can; it will go a long way in helping the EFLI become a success in India.

Pune Marathas win Elite Bowl – crowned EFLI champions of the first season

On November 10, TEN Sports aired the EFLI championship game of the first season, called the Elite Bowl. The Pune Marathas defeated the Delhi Defenders 6-0, becoming the first ever champions of the EFLI. Congratulations to the Pune Marathas, as well as all the award winners for the first ever EFLI season!

Championship Game Closing Ceremony

EFLI 2012 Season Awards Ceremony

Award winners from The Island

Elite Bowl game photos from ThePapare

Other news

EFLI featured on TIME website

EFLI featured in TIME magazine

EFLI featured in Voice of America

Kandy Skykings Video Highlights

EFLI featured on CNN! ( mentioned near end of video):

For those of you living in Sri Lanka, click on the picture below to see the television schedule of the games being aired on Carlton Sports Network:

If you have any other news, suggestions, questions, or comments, please email us at Congratulations to the EFLI on a great first season, and best of luck for Season 2 and beyond!