The Tamil Nadu-based kabaddi franchise, Tamil Thalaivas has been associated with the Pro Kabaddi League since 2017, as the league organizers decided to add more competition to the league. The team is backed by a consortium called Magnum Sports Private Limited. The famous Indian actor, Vijay Sethupathi is the brand ambassador of the Tamil-Nadu based kabaddi franchise.
The team hasn’t seen any success in terms of lifting the PKL trophy, in their first season, they finished at the bottom of the PKL Zone B table. In the previous season, which concluded two years back, Tamil Thalaivas again finished at the bottom of the table.
That’s all about their on-pitch details, now let’s have a look into their sponsorship deals:
At first, Tamil Thalaivas announced a partnership with Parimatch News back in September. The brand logo of the company can be seen in front of the team jersey as Parimatch News has been labelled as the main sponsor of the side for the PKL season eight.
Moving ahead, the Tamil Nadu-based franchise has roped in the blockchain-powered platform, SportZchain as a partner. In this association, SportZchain has been labelled with the title of the official NFT partner, with Tamil Thalaivas promoting the brand logo by placing it on one side of their sleeve.
The team has also signed three associate sponsors this season with the list including, Luminous, Paytm and Nippon Paints. Adding to it, all the associate sponsors will be getting visibility through Tamil Thalaivas’ official website and social media platforms.
The logo of Luminous could be seen on both the shoulders of the player jersey while Nippon Paints has placed its logo on one of the sleeves.
Apart from this, Tamil Thalaivas has joined hands with a world-class enterprise solutions provider, MOURI Tech, labelling it as an official partner for season eight. Iodex, which is a pain relief brand, has been onboarded as the presenting partner with the kabaddi franchise promoting the logo of the brand by placing it back above the payer jersey. Lastly, Trak Only has been presented with the role of the official kit partner of Tamil Thalaivas.
Tamil Thalaivas squared off with Telugu Titans on December 22 in its first fixture of the season, the game ended in a thrilling draw.