Gulbahar Group has acquired title sponsorship rights for the inaugural edition of Afghanistan Premier League T20. The league will now be called “Gulbahar Afghanistan Premier League T20”.
“We are very pleased that Gulbahar has joined us as the title sponsor of Afghanistan Premier League. Gulbahar will benefit immensely from their involvement in APLT20 at the title sponsor because it is an excellent platform to reach out to millions of cricket fans across the world,” said Shafiqullah Stanikzai, CEO Afghanistan Cricket Board.
Commenting on the sponsorship of APL, Wahid Habibi, CEO of the Gulbahar Group said: “We are looking forward to support Afghan Premier League and Cricket sportsmen hosted by UAE this year. With the high respect to our Afghan origin and to values of sports, Gulbahar Group contributes to strengthen and to promote the great sport and people.”
The inaugural season of Afghanistan Premier League is scheduled to take place from 5th – 21st October 2018 at Sharjah Cricket Stadium in UAE.