ICC Signs Up GoDaddy For Cricket World Cup

By Taruka Srivastav | March 13, 2019

ICC has named GoDaddy as an official sponsor of the Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 to create awareness among cricket enthusiasts about the benefits of getting online.

The web hosting company will aim to drive awareness, amongst tournament viewers and cricket enthusiasts, about the benefits for small business owners and entrepreneurs of creating a powerful online identity to help their ventures grow.

The 12th edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup takes place in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14.

Campbell Jamieson, General Manager, Commercial at the International Cricket Council, said: “We are excited to partner with GoDaddy for the Cricket World Cup 2019. GoDaddy has, for a long time, been a formidable supporter of sport in India and around the world and has successfully leveraged the influence of sports to empower and inspire entrepreneurs.”

“Our partnership with GoDaddy connects their entrepreneurial zeal with the year’s biggest sporting extravaganza, which I know will be a winning combination.”

Nikhil Arora, Managing Director and Vice President, GoDaddy India, said: “The Cricket World Cup tournament is a platform that offers a convergence of players, fans and communities. It is one of the biggest global phenomena, bringing people together across the globe, and is a perfect place for us to create awareness about the ease and affordability of GoDaddy’s online product and service offerings.”

“We aim to use our partnership with ICC to tap cricket enthusiasts from all over the world, educating them about the benefits of digital adoption.”

He added, “Cricket in India is a favourite sport. It is viewed in every nook and corner of our country, giving us an opportunity to reach our audiences, including in the Tier II & III markets, helping entrepreneurs and small business owners bring their ideas to life online.”