Chinese handsets maker, Oppo Mobiles have won the title sponsorship rights for the upcoming season of Champions League T20 that kicks off next week. Champions League T20 (CLT20) 2014 cricket tournament will begin from September 13 and ends on October 4.
The tournament will see participation from Mumbai Indians (India), Chennai Super Kings (India), Kolkata Knight Riders (India), Kings XI Punjab (India), Perth Scorchers (Australia), Hobart Hurricanes (Australia), Sunfoil Dolphins (South Africa), Cape Cobras (South Africa), Lahore Lions (Pakistan), Northern Districts Cricket (New Zealand), and Southern Express (Sri Lanka).
Commenting on the association, Mr. Tom Lu, CEO, OPPO Mobiles India, said “We are truly fortunate to have won the title sponsorship rights for such a prestigious and popular cricket tournaments. We are sure, with OPPO Champions League T20, more and more Indian users will get to know about our brand, the technology and the experience our smartphones deliver.”
Oppo has forayed into the Indian market in early 2014 with its flagship smartphone OPPO N1 that is the world’s first smartphone with a 206 degree rotating camera. It features a 5.9” screen, and rear touch panel. The OPPO Find 7 which was launched recently and which is claimed to be world’s first quad HD smartphone, has been getting rave reviews in India. Besides the OPPO N1 and the OPPO Find 7, the brand’s current India portfolio includes the OPPO R1, OPPO Find 5 Mini, OPPO Neo, OPPO Yoyo, OPPO Joy, OPPO Neo 3, OPPO Find 7A and the just-launched OPPO N1 Mini. OPPO has launched over 10 smartphones in India that cover the price range from below Rs 10,000 to around Rs 40,000 this year.