(24 Mar 2021) 888, one of the world’s leading online gaming and entertainment operators, has signed a deal with Dorna Sports to become title sponsor of the 2021 Portuguese Grand Prix.
The event, which is scheduled to take place at the stunning Autodromo Internacional do Algarve from 16 to 18 April, will be named the Grande Prémio 888 de Portugal.
Pau Serracanta, Managing Director at Dorna Sports, said, “We are very happy to welcome 888 as title sponsor for the Portuguese Grand Prix and see the 888 name take top billing at one of the most spectacular tracks on the calendar. 888 is a well-known and respected name in the field and we’re very happy to welcome them back to MotoGP.”
Founded in 1997, 888 holdings today has a presence in 60 different countries around the world, including Portugal.
Monica Rangel, Head of PT Markets at 888 Portugal, said, “It is a thrilling moment for everyone at 888 while we position ourselves as unequivocal supporters for motorcycle sports globally. In challenging times, we consider this a true sign of confidence for Portugal and a clear statement on its importance in international sports events. Above all at 888 we want to support and celebrate this moment with all Portuguese fans.”