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MoneyGram and Cricket
MoneyGram first partnered with the ICC in 2010, covering major events such as the ICC World Twenty20 (2010, 2012 and 2014), and the ICC Cricket World Cup (2011 and 2015). In January 2016, an eight-year upgraded extension agreement was announced, securing MoneyGram’s association with world cricket through to 2023. This fitted in to MoneyGram’s wider Go Beyond Boundaries campaign.
MoneyGram are committed to creating fun, engaging spectator experiences. For the MoneyGram Commentary Challenge, fans were asked to submit their best go at cricket commentary for a chance to win a trip to London and a tour of Lord’s Cricket Ground.
On the MoneyGram website, the company houses a Googly feature where fans can play games, trivia, and more. Their website also features an Untold Stories section that includes incredible, personal stories from the all-time favourite cricketers, so fans get an opportunity to know their favourite players in a way never before.
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Uber Technologies Inc. is an American multinational transportation network company offering services that include peer-to-peer ridesharing, ride service hailing, food delivery and a bicycle sharing system. The company is based in San Francisco and has operations in 785 metropolitan areas worldwide. It is the largest personal mobility company in the world.
Uber and Cricket
This partnership will make Uber the first mobility and food delivery app to strike a sponsorship deal with the ICC for the Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019. Uber’s campaign ‘This World Cup, Every Fan Wins’ aims to create a culture of togetherness and puts cricket lovers at the heart of the celebration, which includes their very own anthem - Way-O, Way-O. Uber shares ICC’s ambition to make this Men’s Cricket World Cup the greatest celebration of cricket ever. It has already depicted its appreciation to grow the game by partnering with Virat Kohli.
To read more about Uber, please visit www.uber.com
A refreshingly modern beer brand, imagined in India, Bira91 aspires to bring flavourful beers to the new world. Established in the summer of 2015 by B9 Beverages and headquartered in New Delhi, Bira91 has quickly become the rage amongst urban millennials owing to its delicious beers, bold identity and a strong draft network.
Bira91 and Cricket
Bira91 has entered into a five-year deal with the International Cricket Council (ICC). The partnership, which runs through 2023, confirms Bira91 as the official sponsor of ICC global tournaments including the ICC Cricket World Cup, ICC T20 World Cup, ICC World Test Championship, ICC U19 Cricket World Cup and the ICC Women’s Championship.
As an official partner, Bira91 will integrate the partnership across broadcast and digital platforms, and in-venue activations at all ICC events through their range of products.
To read more about Bira91, please visit www.bira91.com
The Coca-Cola company is an American multinational corporation, and manufacturer, retailer and marketer of non-alcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups. The company is best known for its flagship product Coca-Cola. The company – headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia has operated a franchised distribution system since 1889.
Coca-Cola and Cricket
The ICC and Coca-Cola have entered into a five-year global strategic partnership to celebrate one of the world’s most popular sports – cricket, and its global events. The partnership will see The Coca-Cola Company’s brands becoming exclusive non-alcoholic beverage partners of the ICC until 2023.
The five-year agreement includes all ICC events around the world including the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 in England and Wales, the ICC men’s and women’s T20 World Cups in Australia in 2020, the ICC Women’s World Cup 2021 in New Zealand and the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup in India in 2023 amongst other global tournaments.
Importantly, the partnership will strategically align both the ICC and The Coca-Cola Company for the long-term by combining the strength of The Coca-Cola Company’s diversified portfolio of over 500 brands as well as worldwide reach with ICC’s ambition to expand the sport’s footprint globally.
To read more about Coca-Cola, please visit www.coca-colacompany.com
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GoDaddy and Cricket
The ICC has struck a partnership with GoDaddy who become an official sponsor of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019.
GoDaddy will be the global platform of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup to drive even greater awareness, amongst tournament viewers and cricket enthusiasts, about the benefits for small business owners and entrepreneurs of creating a powerful online identity to help their ventures grow.
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