28 February, 2019. Samoa – The Samoa Rugby Union today officially confirms the Petroleum Products Supplies (PPS) as the Naming Rights Sponsor for PPS Super 9 Rugby Championship 2019.
The SRU Chairman: Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi and PPS Managing Director: Fanene Etuale Sefo officially signed the Naming Rights sponsorship agreement between SRU and PPS.
The SRU Chairman: Tuilaepa thanked PPS for their generous assistance and support towards the PPS Super 9 Rugby Championship which injects much need funding into the tournament and boost excitement and enthusiasm for the Super 9 Franchises as the SRU aims to strengthen the game domestically in Savaii and Upolu.
PPS Managing Director: Fanene congratulated the SRU Chairman and Management for the initiative in revamping domestic competitions in the form of PPS Super 9, which reinvigorates the standard of rugby in Samoa and provide a pathway for players, coaches and officials aspiring for higher honours in national teams and opportunities abroad.
The PPS Super 9 tournament will officially launch on Friday 22nd March 2019 and kick off on the following week on Saturday 30th March 2019.