Online poker site partypoker has inked a new sponsorship deal with the PGAEuroPro Tour and will become the Official Partner of the golf brand this coming 2019.
In addition to being included in social media adverts, the deal would see partypoker getting branding rights at events scheduled next year at the EuroPro Tour and their name would also be seen across EuroPro Tour promotional materials.
Also, partypoker shall send 4 teams to join in on the EuroPro Tour 2019 circuit, with each team consisting of one PGA EPT pro joined by 3 golfers representing partypoker.
The short-term deal would show the partypoker brand to golf enthusiasts of the PGA EuroPro Tour throughout 2019, across various social media channels, as well as on Sky Sports in which it will be aired via 98 networks covering 400 million homes.
partypoker managing director Tom Waters said, "We are excited to come on board with the Euro ProTour for the forthcoming season and further strengthen our relationship with Matchroom Sport. The tour hosts some of the most exciting events across Europe, and we look forward to supporting Matchroom in their quest to unearth the next generation of golfing stars."
PGA EuroPro Tour and Matchroom Sport chairman Barry Hearn added, "I am delighted to welcome the support of partypoker with the PGA EuroPro Tour, with whom we have had a fantastic relationship over many years at Matchroom. Our developmental golf tour has become one of the leading circuits for young professionals looking to become tomorrow's superstars of the sport. I am really looking forward to building on an already strong relationship with partypoker and can't wait to see the benefits it will bring to all involved in the PGA EuroPro Tour."