Valvoline Cummins Private Limited has announced its association with SunRisers Hyderabad, as its principal sponsor in the 13th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) starting from September 19.
The 2016 IPL champions and a very consistent performer in IPL, SunRisers Hyderabad will be seen sporting Valvoline’s logo on their jersey.
Valvoline is the latest addition to the SunRisers Hyderabad sponsors list. Earlier SRH had announced 13 sponsors for the IPL 2020. JK Lakshmi Cement is the title sponsor for SunRisers Hyderabad. Valvoline is one of the six principal sponsors, others are Ralco Tyres, Dream11, Nerolac, Jio and TCL.
On the announcement, Managing Director, Valvoline Cummins Private Limited, Sandeep Kalia, said, “We are always looking for relevant avenues and associations to engage with our consumers, and this association with a sporting event is a natural extension of the brand ethos. The Indian Premier League is undoubtedly one of the most popular sporting events in the country, and our choice of IPL as a platform to actively engage with consumers stems from this. We are excited to extend our partnership with such a strong and dedicated team as SunRisers Hyderabad.”
And SunRisers Hyderabad CEO, K Shanmugham said, “We are very excited to partner Valvoline for the forthcoming season of the IPL. Valvoline is an eminent brand and we see incredibly strong alignment with them. With our partnership, we look forward to creating great cricket moments for fans and putting up a solid show like every year.”
Valvoline introduced its engine oils to the world in 1866. In over 150 years of its existence globally, it has launched many ground-breaking innovations that changed the industry. It is widely recognised amongst the world’s first and most enduring lubricants brand.
In India, Valvoline Cummins Private Limited is a 50:50 joint venture between Valvoline International Inc. U.S.A and Cummins India Limited, a manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engines.