Singha Extends Sponsorship Deal with Thai Boxing
By Community | August 22, 2012
Singha Corporation has extended its sponsorship deal with the Thailand Boxing Association (TBA) for an additional four years.
The deal will run until the next Olympic Games in Rio 2016 and comes on the back of Thai boxer Kaew Pongprayoon’s silver medal at London 2012.
Santi Bhirombhakdi, President of Singha, congratulated the Thai boxing team and confirmed the new deal: “I want to congratulate the athletes, coaches and the association’s officials for bringing smiles to Thai people with their dedication.
“We’ve supported several sports associations such as weightlifting, taekwondo and boxing with a budget of more than Bt100 million every four years.
“We will continue to support the TBA for the next four years until the next Games in Brazil. We offered them a Bt20 million budget.
“We also decided to give an extra Bt2 million for the athletes and officials for making Thai people happy,”