The Uganda Cricket Association (UCA) has announced PEPSI as their official drinks partner for the Elite T20 League.
PEPSI will offer T-shirts, 80 cartoons of water and 16 crates of PEPSI soda to boost the inaugural edition of the Elite League
“We are delighted about the sponsorship from PEPSI. Organising an event of this magnitude in these times is difficult especially financially therefore any sponsorship helps your cover a lot of distance.”
“PEPSI is always willing to listen to us whenever we on them. As an organization, the responsibility is on us to make sure that our partners such as PEPSI get value for their support and we pledge to take their brands to the next level.” Said the UCA CEO Martin Ondeko.
Head of Marketing Crown Beverages Uganda Timothy Luzinda also hinted on the partnership
“Pepsi to be particular has worked with cricket for years not just in Uganda but globally and we believe being part of this elite league is one way of continuing that partnership.”
“We enjoy working with Uganda Cricket and we are in great support of their grass root programs, we have an exciting an idea to do with schools we shall roll out next year.
“We are excited about the elite league and this is an opportunity for us to continue the story we have been telling over the years. We are excited about the Elite league and this is an opportunity for us to continue the story we have been telling over the years.” Stated Luzinda.
The Elite League will have three franchise teams, Aziz Damani Scorpions, Mamba Challengers and Royal Varsani Bucks. The tournament will run from 25th October to 31st at Lugogo Cricket Oval with a stream live on Cricket Uganda YouTube.