Friday, 31st July 2020 I Suva I Fiji – Digicel today announced it will be the headline sponsor of the Suva Rugby club competition this season. The new agreement with the largest rugby union in the country, will see Digicel, the total communications and entertainment provider, become the naming rights sponsor of the well renowned club competition in Fiji.
This is a new three year deal starting from this season, the tournament will be re-named the Digicel Escott Shield and Digicel Koroturaga Championship. It will add to Digicel’s wider sports portfolio, which also includes Fiji Netball Association.
Digicel Fiji CEO, Farid Mohammed, said; “We are delighted to partner with the Suva Rugby Union to support their club competition. It is an exciting time for Digicel to return to grassroots level rugby sponsorship – for the first time in seven years. This partnership provides us with the opportunity to help develop club players. Digicel isn’t new to rugby sponsorship in Fiji having backed the Fiji Sevens and National Provincial Competition from 2006 to 2013.”