Matchroom Pool and Ultimate Team Gear are thrilled to announce an expansion of the partnership between the two companies, which sees Ultimate Team Gear become the Official Merchandise Partner of Matchroom Pool.
Ultimate Team Gear (UTG) has been the Official Apparel Partner of the partypoker Mosconi Cup since 2015 and has also supplied player jerseys and staff clothing for the World Pool Masters, World Cup of Pool and US Open 9-Ball Championship in recent years.
UTG have established themselves as the number one name in tournament pool clothing over the last decade. Renowned for their stylish and colorful designs, UTG will continue to produce two different shirts for each team at the partypoker Mosconi Cup, as well as official jerseys for all Matchroom Pool events.
The new long-term agreement expands the partnership across all merchandise and means fans will soon be able to purchase replica jerseys and much more online at UltimateTeamGear.com and on site at the US Open 9-Ball Championship and partypoker Mosconi Cup.
Emily Frazer, COO of Matchroom Pool, said: “As we expand our Matchroom Pool brand and stable of events, it is important to work with great and consistent partners. Ultimate Team Gear undoubtably design and produce the best and most creative jersey’s in the industry.
“At Matchroom we are working on delivering the overall experience for all fans attending our events which include merchandise and souvenirs; there will be an exclusive official event jersey for every Matchroom Pool tournament, keeping designs fresh and exciting for each. Our aim for 2020 is take pool to a whole new level of professionalism; ensuring the players are looking sharp and wearing the best apparel when competing is one step closer to helping us follow our vision.”
Charles Peterson, CEO of Ultimate Team Gear, said: “It’s an exciting time for pool around the world. The growth and exposure of the sport is being led by Matchroom Pool and to be able to work alongside them to continue to elevate the sport is simply amazing. We look forward to and appreciate the opportunity to bring our creativity and ability to provide what is the absolute most professional and premium apparel on the market to this sport in the coming years.”