Engro joins hands with Quetta Gladiators


ISLAMABAD, Feb 08 (APP):Engro has became the official sponsor of Quetta Gladiators, a franchise of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) for PSL Season 3.
Speaking at a function organized for official announcement of the sponsorship, Ghias Khan, President of Engro Corporation said PSL was the crown jewel of Pakistani Sport that was why we were very excited to announce our association as official team sponsor of Quetta Gladiators, said a press release issued here.
“Quetta Gladiators has consistently been one of the most exciting teams to watch in the PSL,” he said.
He said Quetta Gladiators team share our passion for winning and our love for putting the country on the map for the right reasons.
Quetta’s owner Nadeem Omar said Engro and Quetta Gladiators are starting this relationship with the hope to capitalize on the true value of franchising in cricket.
“The franchise, and the game in general, need the support of corporations and sponsoring partners to grow and become self-sustaining entities,” he said.
He said we were beginning an exciting journey with Engro and hope to elevate the game’s reach and stature in Pakistan with their support.
“Beyond conventional sports sponsorship, their arm of support allows us to execute ideas that bridge the gap between cricket and the masses,” he said.
Quetta Gladiators is captained by Sarfaraz Ahmed, who is also the captain of the Pakistan National Cricket Team with former Captain Moin Khan as the head coach and Sir Vivian Richards as the franchise’s mentor. The team finished as runners up in both the first two seasons of the PSL.