SunBet secures Lions Rugby sponsorship

24 Jun 2021 | By Sun International


SunBet secures Lions Rugby sponsorship deal

We are now the proud and Official Betting Partner of the Lions Rugby Company, the Johannesburg-based provincial rugby franchise.  

General Manager, Nitesh Matai, said that SunBet was proud to add the Lions Rugby Company to its growing family of partners. “We are excited to be associated with a leading brand in the rugby sector. As a recognisable and trusted brand, we take great care in who we align ourselves with and believe that the Lions Rugby Company compliments our values and will be a successful partner. The SunBet platform is safe and secure and offers unrivalled rugby betting options. This deal exposes our brand and platform to the right audience who can explore those options.”

This deal, which runs till the end of 2023, will see us sponsor the senior team, the Emirates Lions, for renowned competitions such as the Currie Cup and Pro 16 among others.

So now not only can our customers receive the benefit of unrivalled rugby betting that consists of the widest array of betting markets, the most dynamic and stable live in-play options, as well the most competitive odds covering professional rugby across the globe – through this partnership our customers can also enjoy exclusive benefits such as unique content, stadium tickets, VIP hospitality, signed rugby jerseys, golf day and so much more!

The Lions currently boast no less than three Rugby World Cup winners in Malcolm Marx, Elton Jantjies as well as Kwagga Smith.

Managing Director of Ellis Park Stadium (Pty) Ltd, Pieter Burger, welcomed SunBet on board as a new partner of the Lions Rugby Company. “As we head into 2021, we are delighted to welcome on board our brand new sponsor SunBet, to be sported on shorts. We are proud to be associated with a company like SunBet, Sun International’s premier sportsbook and an affiliate that the Lions have long been associated with. We know it will be a long and prosperous relationship.”

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