SkyCity Hamilton is continuing its support of its local community, extending its sponsorship activity to include a naming rights partnership with the new Northern Premier League women’s cricket competition, which was announced this week.

SkyCity Hamilton General Manager, Michelle Baillie says "SkyCity is proud to support the new league, in turn growing talent and competitiveness in women’s cricket in the region."

“This new league is going to be great for women’s cricket and we’re really proud to be on board supporting the growth of talent in our region. Cricket is a very entertaining game and as Hamilton’s premier entertainment destination, we’re proud to be supporting our local teams. We look forward to continuing our positive partnership with Northern Districts cricket,” she says.

Peter Roach, Chief Executive of Northern Districts Cricket says “SkyCity Hamilton’s support is a crucial ingredient to the success of the new NPL.”

“SkyCity Hamilton has been a long-term supporter of cricket and we are delighted that they have re-positioned their support to this terrific new competition.  Like SkyCity Hamilton, this new competition aims to engage the public and provide premium entertainment for those involved.  It is terrific common ground for this partnership,” he says.