The multinational logistics company, DP World, is announced as the title sponsor of the International League T20 (ILT20). This sponsorship comes under an agreement of five years. The DP World company began in 2005 after Dubai Ports Authority merged with Dubai Ports International. The organization now offers its supply chain solutions throughout the globe. It is headquartered in Dubai but operates in 78 countries on six continents. The company has over 97,000 employees, making trade flow easier worldwide.
DP World Becomes Title Sponsor of ILT20 for 5 Years
Hence, it is no wonder why a name as big as DP world is the lead sponsor of UAE ILT20. The league features some of the most well-known franchises and players. With this announcement, the tournament has changed its name to DP World International League T20.
ILT20 posted on its Twitter account, “Delighted to welcome DP World as our title sponsor for 5 years.” Khalid Al Zarooni, the Chairman International League T20, also commented on this announcement. He stated,
“ We are exceptionally pleased to enter into this multi-year partnership with DP World as the title sponsor of the International League T20. DP World, a Dubai – based company with strong international recognition and long-standing relationships, is synonymous with high-profile sports and internationally renowned sporting events. This partnership between two UAE – based entities is incredibly gratifying. We appreciate their commitment to supporting a UAE – grown sporting – initiative as we launch the inaugural edition of the league across the UAE and on to the international stage next year. We look forward to an extremely beneficial and rewarding relationship.”
The CEO and Managing Director of DP World UAE and Jafza, Abdulla bin Damithan, also shared his remarks,
“DP World is delighted to confirm our title partnership for the DP World International League T20 competition. The event, which reflects DP World, Dubai, and the UAE’s spirit of innovation, inclusivity, and community engagement, will help introduce the sport to new audiences in the UAE, leave a legacy, and affirm the region’s unique position as a hub for world-class sports. It will also allow us to engage with our customers, prospects, and colleagues in what will be a highly enjoyable cricket festival. We cannot wait to watch the action unfold and wish the ILT20 organizers, teams, players, and fans, an enjoyable tournament.”
We will also see some other sponsors for the upcoming ILT20. However, the lead sponsorship has been taken by DP World. Fans can expect a thrilling tournament with such a huge name backing it.