The Mumbai Indians are quite famous. Also known as the king of IPL, they have recorded five domestic trophies, which has made them the most successful franchises in the IPL. For this reason, they have managed to secure various sponsors. But before going into the list of sponsors, here is an updated list of the MI team.
Mumbai Indian team contains remarkable players, from battlers to bowlers. These players have vastly contributed to the success and fame of the team, thanks to their unique skills. Among them are players retained from the team, players released, and players auctioned.
The players who are still part of the Mumbai Indians team are:
Rohit Sharma, Anmolpreet Singh, Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Lynn, Jayant Yadav, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Mohsin Khan, Hardik Pandya, Saurabh Tiwary, Kieron Polland, Krunai Pandya, Anukul Roy, Ishan Kishan, Quinton de Kock, and Aditya Tare.
The players auctioned are as follows:
Arjun Tendulkar, Marco Jansen, Yudhvir Charak, James Neesham, Piyush Chawla, Adam Mine, and Nathan Coulter-Nile.
Closing the list of players is those released from the team. Among them are:
Lasith Malinga, Prince Balwatt Rai Singh, Mitchell McClenaghan, Sherfane Rutherford, and Dig Vijay Deshmukh.
Here’s the list of Mumbai Indian sponsors going into Indian Premier League 2021. The category falls into principal partners, Official, and associate partners.
Topping the list of the sponsors are principal partners. These are the main sponsors that support the team and will be going into the IPL 2021. Furthermore, the two brands are currently listed on the Mumbai Indians Website.
Samsung is a brand that is well-known all over the world. It has manufactured a lot of devices that are used worldwide. Moreover, it is known for sponsoring a couple of events and foundations. And among them is the Mumbai team. Following the upcoming Indian Premier League, Samsung will be part of the whole tournament.
In March 2028, the South Korean tech company signed a deal with the Mumbai Indians. The deal is worth 25 Crore and will be going for three years. This came to be after they had withdrawn their deal with DTH service provider Videocon d2 has their main front-of-shirt sponsor.
DHL Express is a division of German Logistics Company that offers international express mail services—being a well-known company; it does not offer its services in all countries. It is also one of the leading partners sponsoring the Mumbai Indian team ahead of the 2021 Indian Premier League. DHL Express will replace a company known as COLORS: a premium Hindi Channel- as the main back-of-shirt sponsor.
The second sponsors fall in the category of official principals. They contain brands listed on the official website of Mumbai Indians as the official partners. Among them are:
USHA is a firm that deals with household products such as fans, coolers, water dispensers, and sewing machines. USHA has been an official partner since 2014. Their logo is placed on the sides of their helmets, caps, and hats.
Kingfisher is one of the Mumbai Indians 2021 sponsors with a long-term deal. Their aim of sponsoring the team is to create co-branded promotional content while working together. Moreover, the company aims to provide a better platform by offering exclusive experience opportunities for the fans. As a result, it strengthens loyalty and maximum support.
Another official partner of Mumbai Indians is Cadbury Dairy Milk. This company is known worldwide for manufacturing confectioneries such as Cadbury chocolates. It started partnering with MI in September 2020. On top of that, they launched an initiative known as Say ThankYou. The initiative was formulated to cater to the health insurance of daily wage earners. Their logo is located on Mumbai Indian’s training trousers and match day.
Coalgate, a company manufacturing dental products, made a deal with MI in September 2020. The two-year deal was also made to five other Indian Premier League teams. Their main aim of sponsoring the teams was to lift the public spirits with a smile despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Colgate’s logo is visible at the back of Mumbai Indians hats, caps and helmets.
One unique thing about DREAM11 is that it’s the official partner of the IPL league. To add, it also sponsors six out of eight teams in the tournament. The Dream11 logo is located at the sleeves of the team’s matchday shirts.
Kotak is an Indian banking and financial services company located in Mumbai. It offers banking and financial services for corporate and retail customers. It made a deal with MI as an official partner in September 2020 and has designed debit and credit cards for the fans.
BOAT is a company that manufactures and markets audio products, cables, and adapters. Apart from the Mumbai team, it also partners with other 5 IPL teams, excluding Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals.
BKT (Balkrishna Industries Limited) is a tire manufacturer that signed a deal with the Mumbai team and other six teams in March 2021.
ESA is a foundation aimed at providing quality education and sporting opportunities to children across India. It has partnered with MI since 2020 and has its logo on the sleeves of the team’s matchday shirt.
Performax is an Indian sportswear company that sponsors MI. It replaced the German Sportswear Giant Adidas in 2015.
Phonepe announced many deals in March 2021 for the upcoming IPL. Apart from that, it also signed Mumbai Indians, among other teams.
Fever has served as an Official Radio Partner to MI since April 2011. Throughout the sponsorship duration, it has offered unique opportunities and promotional opportunities to engage fans.
Acko is a general insurance company with its headquarter in Mumbai. It has recently offered to sponsor Mumbai Indians following the upcoming IPL.
Radio city is has been sponsoring MI since the 2012 Indian Premier League. It also serves as an Official Radio Partner to MI since the 2012 IPL. They have worked on different foundations and offered fans different opportunities.
The Bangalore-headquartered sports event management company serves as the official event management agency and exclusive commercial partner to MI. They are involved in conducting MI’s events and their sponsorship activities.
Platinum has recently joined the Mumbai Indians team ahead of the IPL 2021.
This is the third group that falls among the Mumbai Indians team sponsors. Among them are:
Reliance Jio is a company located in Mumbai. It has signed eight IPL teams since the 2018 season. Their logos are visible on the sleeves of the matchday shirts.
Marriott is a hotel and resort network. In 2020, it signed a deal to last for three years. Marriot offers exclusive offers and unique experience opportunities to the fans. Additionally, their logo is located at the front and top left corner of the team matchday shirt.
This is a plumbing and drainage manufacturing company. It partnered with the team in August 2020. Astral’s logo is visible on the sleeves of MI’s matchday shirt.
Mumbai Indians is a cricket team known to perform well in different matches. Furthermore, it contains players who have recorded top-notch results in their cricket history. The team is sponsored by different companies following the upcoming IPL 2021.
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