New Delhi: The much anticipated Hero Honda FIH World Cup 2010 has signed on two more sponsors: Coca-Cola India and Reebok as ‘Official Beverage Partner and Official Apparel Partner, respectively.
Coca-Cola India has signed up with FIH World Cup, 2010 as Official Beverage Partner’ to provide the entire range of Beverages and Water to all teams including the VIP Lounge and the Media Centre.
Reebok, apart from gearing all Stadium Volunteers with their Tees, has also created special Fan T-Shirts for the HH FIH WC 2010. The T-Shirts will be on Sale at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium during the tournament, from February 28 to March 13, 2010.
According to Atul Singh, President & CEO, Coca-Cola India, “Coca-Cola India has always believed in promoting a healthy, active lifestyle through sports and has had a long term association with various sports globally. Coca-Cola has been associated with the Olympic Games since 1928 and has been the official sponsor of the FIFA World Cup™ since 1978. We are very proud to announce our association with hockey world cup tournament, 2010 as the ‘Official Beverage Partner’. Hockey enthusiasts across India would get a chance to share their passion for the game of hockey. We look forward to some power-packed hockey action in March this year.”
“Reebok has always believed in furthering the interest of Sports in India. As a brand we are rooted in the ideology of sports and we are proud to contribute to our National Game of Hockey by being part of the Hero Honda FIH World Cup 2010.” Says Subhinder Singh Prem- MD Reebok India.
Jamie Stewart, Managing Director Commune Sports & Entertainment said, “It is very positive news for hockey that brands of the caliber of Coca-Cola and Reebok are partnering
with the National Sport. They join with other blue-chip companies such as Hero Honda, SAIL and ING Life to help bring the World Cup to hockey fans in India and all over the world. We thank them for their contribution and for supporting this landmark event.”