Two-year deal provides world-class performance-gear to National Men’s, Women’s, Under 16 and Under 19 Cricket teams. Gear to be utilised at all UAE Cricket International and Domestic representative games.
ABU DHABI, UAE, January 27th 2015 : Emirates Cricket Board has today announced India-based TYKA as the Exclusive Apparel Partner for the Emirates Cricket Board and the UAE National Men’s, Women’s, Under 19 and Under 16 representative Cricket teams.
The two-year agreement will see the TYKA logo positioned on UAE players’ training, travel and playing gear, through to the end of 2016, and will make its international debut on the UAE National Cricket Men’s team’s gear at the upcoming 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
David East, Emirates Cricket Board’s Chief Executive Officer said; “We are very pleased to have secured this partnership with TYKA. They are fast becoming known as a manufacturer and supplier of quality performance apparel, and with the impact our teams (Men’s, Women’s, U16 and U19) are making, at a regional level as well as against international associates, it was of the utmost importance to source and supply our players with quality training and playing gear.”
Raghav Kohli, owner TYKA Sports said; “This announcement is the next step in the evolution of our partnership with the Emirates Cricket Board. It is a privilege for TYKA to be associated with the UAE National Cricket teams and we look forward to seeing them compete, in their TYKA gear, and log wins over the coming years. We also take this opportunity to wish the Men’s team a very successful, and enjoyable Cricket World Cup.”
UAE Men’s National Cricket Team will depart for New Zealand on Thursday January 29th where they will continue to train ahead of their first game against Zimbabwe on February 19th, followed by Ireland (February 25th), India (February 28th), Pakistan (March 4th), closing their Pool B games by facing South Africa (March 12th).
TYKA UAE Cricket replica gear will be available for the public to purchase from the ICC Academy store (Dubai Sports City), or online via isportscricket.com.