Idemitsu sponsors the Sepak Takraw League and ATM Guardians | News SEPAK-TAKRAW
The largest lube oil company in Japan was also announced on Tuesday as a sponsor of ATM Guardians, which finished second behind Perak Bison in the 2019 Premier season.
“We are happy that Idemitsu Malaysia has chosen Sepak Takraw as their first sponsorship outside of motorsport.
“We congratulate Idemitsu for recognizing the potential of sepak takraw and for making progress in the development of the sport. We hope this will inspire more brands to support local sports,” said Lee Choong Khay, Astro Sports Manager .
According to Shin Obata, managing director of Idemitsu Malaysia, the potential of the STL to grow its fan base in Southeast Asia and even globally was a major reason for the sponsorship.
“Idemitsu is committed to further developing the love for sepak takraw and strengthening our brand’s presence in local and international markets.
“Idemitsu is proud to sponsor the ATM Guardian team this season as a tribute to ATM’s role in protecting the nation. This is in line with our aspiration as a lube oil company to protect your car’s engine,” did he declare.
Thanks to this partnership, STL fans can search for promotional codes on the STL’s social platforms throughout the 2020 season to take advantage of discounts and exclusive gifts from Idemitsu.
The current season started with the STL Division 1 last week, which saw the Bomba Fighters and Putrajaya Cyborg secure promotion to next season’s Premier League and advance to the year-end Champions Cup. .
The first division begins this Friday at the Titiwangsa stadium with defending champion Perak Bison against the Selangor Pistons in a Charity Cup match, live on Astro Arena, Astro GO and StadiumAstro.com.