UFC partners with Tabcorp to become official betting and wagering partner in Australia

September 21, 2016

UFC® has announced a multi-year partnership with TAB.com.au, allergist an Australian wagering company. The partnership establishes TAB.com.au as the “Official Betting and Wagering Partner of UFC” in Australia, as well as becoming the presenting sponsor for all UFC live events throughout the country.

The partnership will launch at UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: ROCKHOLD vs. JACARE 2, on Sunday, November 27, at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne. 

“We are delighted to be in business with TAB.com.au,” UFC Executive Vice President and General Manager Australia, New Zealand and Canada Tom Wright said. “We look forward to working with them as we continue to grow our sport not only in Australia, but around the world. Collaboratively, we hope to deliver our fans the best possible experience as they enjoy UFC.”

“Tab.com.au is proud to be the first Australian-owned and operated UFC partner,” Tabcorp Chief Operating Officer – Wagering & Media, Craig Nugent said. “This partnership reflects UFC’s growing popularity among our customers.”

Included with this partnership, athletes competing during UFC events based in Australia will feature a Tab.com.au logo on their UFC Fight Kit. In addition to being the presenting sponsor during all live events across the continent, Tab.com.au branding will also have a presence inside UFC’s world-famous Octagon®, on UFC.com and live-event programming, as well as being integrated across multiple UFC-based social and digital platforms.