This Sunday 26 November, at the 2017 World Rugby Awards ceremony in Monaco, Tudor partners World Rugby to announce a landmark agreement adding to the brand’s growing rugby portfolio. This new multi-layered partnership will see TUDOR support the men’s and women’s World Cups in both the XV and Sevens formats, as well as the U20’s Championship, the World Rugby Hall of Fame and World Rugby Awards.
In addition, during said ceremony, Tudor will present the “World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year” Award, which will be handed over to the winner by Beauden Barrett. Barrett is Tudor’s ambassador, All Blacks’ flyhalf and “World Rugby Player of the Year” in 2016. Please note that Beauden is also a nominee in the 2017 “World Rugby Player of the Year” category.
Editor’s note: this news is embargoed till 5pm GVA time (midnight Singapore time). We chose to release it as soon as we can, in the interest of the timeliness if the news. Pictures added later.