After football (Paris PSG – Real Madrid – Arsenal – AC Milan), rugby, tennis, motorsports, golf, horse racing and cricket Emirates Airlines today signed a sponsorship contract with the UAE Abu Dhabi cycling team.
Last month the former Lampre-Merida cycling team received a UCI World Tour licence, the new name will be: UAE Team Emirates.
“We will help bring the UAE to the world stage of cycling” Sheikh Majid Al Mualla, Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations Team from Emirates announced during the press conference.
The new logo
The cycling team also announced two additional sponsors: IGG International Golden Group (weapons) and ADS Securities (trading company)