IOS Boxing Ropes in 14 Sponsors for Fight Event
Mumbai: IOS Boxing Promotions has roped in 14 sponsors and partners for the upcoming fight night in Mumbai where Indian boxing star and WBO Super Middleweight Asia Pacific champion Vijender Singh will fight to retain his title against China’s no. 1 boxer Zulpikar Maimaitiali. Scheduled on August 5, Battleground Asia will have a total of eight fights, where 8 Indian boxers will fight overseas players. “The response from advertisers is phenomenal,” said Neerav Tomar, promoter of IOS Boxing Promotions. “We have already signed 14 sponsors and partners and are in talks with 3-4 more. We have already touched ₹ 5 crore in sponsorship revenues and looking at ₹ 1.5-2 crore in gate revenues,” Tomar told ET. JK Group’s Platinum Heavy Duty Cement is the title sponsor, Dabur Shilajit Gold is the presenting sponsor of the event.