Hyundai India has become the official partner of BCCI for the next four years for all its matches in India long with exclusive category rights.
Hyundai India has become the official partner of BCCI for the next four years for all its matches in India long with exclusive category rights. BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur and Hyundai India’s MD & CEO Y K Koo signed the agreement at an official signing ceremony in New Delhi today. The company will remain the official partner of BCCI for all Test, One Day and T20 matches to be held over the next four years.
Under the agreement, a fleet of Hyundai cars would be used for transporting various stakeholders of the game throughout the tournaments. Besides providing the vehicles, Hyundai will also organise several activities during the tournaments to allow fans in different parts of the country to ‘Experience Hyundai’. The company will also conduct Trophy Tours with BCCI to build the excitement ahead of the tournaments. As per the agreement, the Korean carmaker will put in-stadium car display at team dug-outs during T20 matches.
Y K Koo, Managing Director and CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, “Hyundai is extremely proud to be the Official Partner of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for the next four years. Indians love their cricket, and they love their cars and that’s one of the reasons Hyundai has always been closely associated with a sport like cricket. We want to keep the excitement around Hyundai brand by engaging our customers at every point. This partnership is a part of Hyundai’s efforts to expand its presence in global sporting activities like Cricket, Football, Golf and World Rally Championship across worldwide markets. Hyundai sees this cricket partnership as a core element of its strategy, playing a vital role in connecting global customers to our brand.”
Anurag Thakur, Honorary Secretary – Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), said, “We are glad to welcome Hyundai on board as the Official Partner for all international matches organized by BCCI in India. Hyundai is a global automotive leader and we look forward to working together for the next four years to deliver a strong partnership at all our matches in India.”