betting company Sportpesa are the new Extreme Super 8 Tournament sponsors.
The development sees the tourney change its
name to Sportspesa Super 8 Tournament.
The company according to Marketing Manager
Esther Kang’ethe is sponsoring this year’s edition to the tune of Ksh 14
is committed to promoting sporting activities in Kenya, nurturing talent and
sports culture as well as offering unprecedented opportunities to Kenyan youth
to profit from the passion for Sports, she said in a Friday 13 February presser.
-Our goal is to open up
opportunities of youth in Nairobi and beyond to be able to participate in
sports and reach their full potential. Our sponsorship of the SPS8
Tournament as we now call it is in the right direction since it will
encourage the spirit of friendship, sense of belonging among the youth in the
country as well as healthy competition.
-This is a good platform for
the upcoming players and we have no doubt they will soon be scouted by big
Also in attendance was Cabinet Secretary
for Ministry of Sports and Culture, Dr. Hassan Wario who said the government
will offer its stadia free for this year’s competition.