Baseline Ventures India has added Indian Women’s Football Team Goalkeeper, Aditi Chauhan to the list of elite athletes they exclusively represent. The multi-year deal will see Baseline managing all the commercial interests of Aditi. Aditi is also the first footballer added to the Baseline roster.
Aditi Chauhan was the first Indian footballer to play a competitive game in England when she represented the West Ham Ladies team in August 2015. Aditi was completing her Masters in Sports Management from the esteemed Loughborough University during her stint with the West Ham Ladies Team. Before moving to England, Aditi had earned her first senior national team cap at age 20. Since then she has been a mainstay of the Indian Women’s team and is the number 1 goalkeeper. Using her sports marketing and footballing experience in 2018, Aditi along with her mother started the first football academy called She Kicks Football Academy by Aditi Chauhan for women in New Delhi and has now expanded her operations to Gurgaon as well.
Aditi is also the first Indian woman to win the Woman In Football Award. ' She won the award at the third Asian Football Awards in London in 2015.
“Having studied sports management in the UK, I see Baseline Ventures as one of the best-run sports marketing companies in the country and I am excited to be exclusively represented by them. I look forward to a fruitful partnership with them,” Aditi said.
“Aditi is an exceptional footballer and human being. Athletes usually retire and give back to their sport but Aditi has already started nurturing the next generation of talent. We are delighted to welcome Aditi to the ever-growing Baseline family.
For the last 2-3 years we have been closely following her game. She is surely one of the top women footballers of India & has a huge X factor which makes her stand apart. Plus her passion to give back to sports when she is still at the top of her game is admirable”, Managing Director, Tuhin Mishra told The Bridge.
Baseline also represents top women athletes like PV Sindhu, Smriti Mandhana, Nikhat Zareen, Joshna Chinappa, Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepika Kumari, Shafali Verma & Radha Yadav along with a host of top male athletes like Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Prithvi Shaw, Pankaj Advani, Saurav Ghosal, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran, Sardar Singh, Saurabh Chaudhry, Sanju Samson, Amit Panghal & many more.