Manforce Condoms from Mankind Pharma, one of the largest selling condom brands in India, endorsed by Bollywood actress Sunny Leone, has become the title sponsor for the team of Patna Pirates.
Champion of the 3rd season of Star Sports Pro-Kabaddi, Patna Pirates is known to be one of the best performing teams since the inception of Pro-Kabaddi in 2015. Manforce brand has been actively associated with some of the high profile on-ground sporting events. The brand was associated with Jaipur Pink Panthers in 2015 and has moved to be the title sponsor for the Patna Pirates in the on-going season of Pro-Kabaddi. It has also been associated with Indian Premier League (IPL), with Kings XI Punjab last year and Delhi Daredevils earlier.
Patna Pirates, owned by KVS Energy and Sports Limited and led by Dharmaraj Cheralathan, is known to be one of the most aggressive sides on the field. It has had a successful track record so far in all the seasons of Star Sports Pro-Kabaddi with 29 wins in total of 50 matches. With a fan base of 2.28 Lakh followers on Facebook, 13,400 on Twitter and 5,650 on Instagram, Patna Pirates are one of the favorite teams.
Dr. Sanjay Koul, Director, Mankind Pharma says “We are delighted to be associated with Patna Pirates and may the synergies of Mankind and Pirates come out in flying colours. By being associated with Star Sports Pro-Kabaddi, we want to do our bit to popularize the sport amongst the younger generation.”
About Mankind Pharma
Mankind is one of the top 5 leading pharmaceutical companies in India. With 11,000 employees strong workforce, the company is heading towards a turnover of INR 50,000 million. Mankind operates in 11 overseas destinations across Asia, Africa, South-East Asia and Gulf countries. Mankind takes great pride in the success of its products ranging from Pharma, OTC and FMCG brands like Manforce Condoms, PregaNews, Adiction, Gas-O-Fast, Kaloree 1, Heal-O-Kind, Unwanted-21 Days and the latest offering Acnestar.