» Centrebet to Continue Sponsoring Cowboys NRL Team
Centrebet to Continue Sponsoring Cowboys NRL Team
Thursday 1 March, 2012 17:43
Centrebet International Limited, a major online gambling and sports betting
provider, has re-signed a sponsorship deal with leading Australian national
rugby league team, the North Queensland Toyota Cowboys.
The sponsorship deal will see the top Australian National Rugby League team,
the North Queensland Toyota Cowboys, continued to be supported by Centrebet
for the rest of the 2012 season.
The National Rugby League attracts a number of sponsorship deals from the
gambling and sports betting industry and this is the latest in a recent series
of sponsorship deals.
Centrebet has been a sponsor of the Cowboys since 2009 and in this improved
deal for the 2012 NFL season, the online sportsbetting company will become a
The higher level of commitment to the Townsville-based professional rugby
league team includes a sponsorship of the Spirit cheer leading squad who perform
at every home game at the Dairy Farmers Stadium. In addition, Centrebet will
sponsor the Cowboys Golf Day which is scheduled to take place later in the
The North Queensland Toyota Cowboys has added two major sponsors to its
portfolio this year. The team was admitted to the 16-team National Rugby League
in 1995 and have worked their way up slowly and solidly in the league. Ten years
later the team even appeared in the Grand Final.
Centrebet have chosen their team wisely, because last season the Cowboys were
noted as being the most-watched professional Australian rugby league team on Pay
Four of the team's members also represent Australia at a national level.
Centrebet Thrilled to Continue Sponsorship of Cowboys
Steven Hannan, Marketing Manager for CentreBet, said that the gambling
company was thrilled to re-sign with the North Queensland Toyota Cowboys for
"The Cowboys are great ambassadors for rugby league and provide brilliant
entertainment week in and week out for their fans throughout North Queensland,"
"Centrebet is proud to be a partner that helps bring the excitement to life.
The Cowboys are an essential partner in our business and we are looking forward
to bringing on new programmes in 2012 to make the Cowboys' games even more
exciting for fans," he continued.
General Manager for the Cowboys said that having Centrebet as a major sponsor
is a big step forward for the team. He added that the gambling company has been
a great partner for the past three seasons and that he looks forward to
developing their relationship at an even higher level in the future.