CSA confirms new one-day cricket sponsor- 8 Jun 2012 00:00:00
Cricket South Africa has signed a new six-year deal with Momentum, that will see the financial services group named the official sponsor of all one-day events under its jurisdiction.
The contract gives Momentum full sponsorships rights of One-Day International (ODI) cricket as well as One-Day Domestic events, both at franchise and affiliate level.
The sponsorship also includes a boost for ongoing development at provincial level with support of the National Club Championships included in the deal.
The Momentum sponsorship will begin with The Proteas’ England tour in July, 2012, with the financial services group securing the broadcast rights to the five ODIs of the UK tour.
Later in the 2012/13 season, Momentum will host the three ODI events of the New Zealand tour to South Africa in January 2013 followed by the five ODIs against Pakistan in March 2013.
The 50-overs domestic competition, involving the six professional franchises, will start in November.