Tuesday’s Daily Deal round-up: Charity partner for UFC and more

Another rundown of sports industry tie-ups and partnerships.

Tuesday’s Daily Deal round-up: Charity partner for UFC and more

Mixed martial arts: The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has named Miracle Flights as its newest charitable partner. Miracle Flights provides free commercial air transportation for critically ill children in need of medical care, and the partnership will see the UFC and its fighters promote the cause worldwide.

Basketball: French National Basketball League (LNB) outfit L’Elan Béarnais have extended their partnership with supermarket chain E. Leclerc.

More basketball: Elsewhere in European basketball, German side FC Bayern Munich Basketball (FCBB) have named BayernLB as their official banking partner.

Rugby league: English rugby league side Wigan Warriors will wear the logo of online bookmaker 188Bet on their playing shirts again for the 2017/18 Super League season. The two initially begun their collaboration in 2016.

Motorsport: Procore Technologies, a leading provider of cloud-based applications for construction, has confirmed a tie-up with Nascar team Leavine Family Racing (LFR). The deal will see Procore serve as the primary sponsor of LFR at several races throughout the remainder of the 2017 Monster Energy Nascar Cup Series, beginning at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Bowling: Sixlets Chocolatey Candies will once again be the presenting partner of the USA Bowling National Championships in 2018, extending a collaboration that began earlier this year.

Tennis: Dsport, the Discovery-owned Indian sports network, has acquired the exclusive media rights to the first Laver Cup. The inaugural edition of the team-based tennis tournament, which is being held in Prague, will be available to Indian fans in its entirety via Dsport.