The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) and Socios.com, blockchain provider for the sports industry, have announced a partnership that will see the CPL join a roster of 50+ sports organisations worldwide in leveraging blockchain technology to engage with their fans.
CPL join a 50+ strong network of major sporting brands who have embraced Socios.com to improve engagement with their global fanbases, including football giants FC Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, AC Milan, Manchester City, Atlético Madrid, Valencia CF and the Argentina and Portugal National Teams, Formula One™ teams Aston Martin Cognizant and Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN, MMA giants UFC and PFL as well as up to 10 top NBA franchises.
Pete Russell, Hero CPL’s CEO, said, “The fans of Hero CPL are central to our success and our future, and we are really excited at the prospect of giving them even more opportunities to be involved in the tournament. We are very excited to be the first cricket league to partner with Socios.com and we are very much looking forward to start working together.”
Alexandre Dreyfus, CEO of Chiliz and Socios.com, said, “We are very proud to welcome the CPL to our growing roster of global sport brands. The CPL is a young and innovative competition that is very much aligned with our emphasis on tech-led innovation and fully understands the huge potential global fan engagement offers.”