Leading online betting company in Uganda, Betway, has extended their marriage with Power Basketball Club.
“Betway is pleased to announce that it will continue to be Power Basketball’s Headline Sponsor for the 2021/22 season,” reads a statement from Betway to the press.
The new partnership has been valued at Sh200m for the upcoming season that tips off on April 2.
The deal will see Betway cater for Power Basketball club’s player welfare, gym sponsorship and kit purchase.
Betway Uganda is also the official sponsor for Express FC (Football) and Kobs (Rugby).
“We are delighted to see the partnership grow from strength to strength and as Betway, we are excited to contribute to the community that we operate in and support the growth of basketball in the country,” said Betway Uganda Country manager Adellah Agaba.
“We are also proud to unveil the new club kit with both home and away strips, and game day kits.”
An additional component of the partnership will enable Betway and the club to carry out Corporate Social Responsibilities through initiatives off the court.
Power Basketball Club President, Patrick Obalim revealed his excitement and commended Betway for the timely support.
He said: “Their support means a lot and enables the players to be well prepared and motivated to perform well and challenge for the title.”
Breakdown for the partnership:
*Kit Sponsorship – Betway will provide all Power Basketball Club Kit and merchandise that includes Game Day Kits, Training Kit, Travel Kit and gear. We take pride in seeing a smart team
on the field that is ready to get results.
*Players and technical team welfare – Betway’s main focus is to make sure players, who are the biggest asset for the club and sponsors, are well taken care of and are motivated to go out on
the court and look for results every single game. This partnership will make this a priority.
*Gym Fitness sponsorship – Betway has a gym available for all sponsored teams and Betway Power will be able to use these services to ensure players are in good shape and can ably
compete in the league.
*Leveraging – Betway takes pride in ensuring that the club carries out Corporate Social
Responsibility activities. This is achieved by enhancing management skills through capacity-
building training aimed at growing the team off the court. Betway appreciates the media for the effort and support that has been accorded to local sports and we continue to encourage you to keep up the good work as we take the game of basketball to new heights.