DALLAS, April 13, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Guaranteed rate, one of the five largest retail mortgage lenders in The United Stateswill join Major League Rugby (MLR) as “Official MLR Mortgage Provider”. The sponsorship, brokered by Maestroe Sports & Entertainment of Philadelphia, includes the awareness of three dozen nationally televised games, on-site signage and man of the match features.
“Having the guaranteed rate on board Major League Rugby is a win-win for the league and all of our teams,” said MLR commissioner George Killebrew. “At the start of our fourth season, we’re excited to highlight our outstanding players as well as our additional broadcast offers, especially the Guaranteed Rate Try Zone, which we believe will create a lot of awareness and value for this sponsorship.”
During national broadcasts, the Guaranteed Rate Test Zone will be highlighted with signage in the stadium and announcements for broadcasts. After each MLR game, a player is recognized as a guaranteed player of the game and interviewed. The interview will be shared on the team’s and league’s social media platforms and broadcast on the rugby network.
“Guaranteed Rate is proud to support the incredible sport of rugby through this fast-growing professional league,” said Steve Moffat, Guaranteed Rate’s chief marketing officer. “The fourth season of the MLR is turning out to be the best yet and we’re excited to be part of the intense action.”
About major league rugby
Major League Rugby is a professional sports league that is entering its fourth season March 20, 2021 and represents the highest level of rugby competition in North America. The league grew from seven teams in 2018 to 13 teams in 2021 with 12 The United States and one of Canada. The games will be televised on the CBS Sports Network, Fox Sports 2, among others. Selected games can be streamed live North America on The rugby networkAll games are available on the rugby network for international fans. MLR prides itself on promoting intense competition with high stakes and at the same time bringing together a passionate community based on the values of respect, inclusiveness and tradition. Further information on MLR can be found at www.MajorLeague.Rugbyand download the MLR app to the Appstore/.Google play.
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SOURCE Major League Rugby