Tag Archives: Ayr United
- Gambling sites fight tooth and claw over UK football shirt deals
June 28, 2017
It's said that spring makes a young man’s fancy turn to thoughts of love, while summer forces online gambling operators to fight tooth and claw in a savage Darwinian struggle to secure high-profile UK football sponsorships ahead of the new seasons. This week, we start in the English Premier League,...
- Bodog sponsor Ayr United for 7th year
June 27, 2017
Last year Bodog’s topless body-paint kit launch got into hot water but continuity is vital in football and so the decision has been taken at the highest level to continue as before. Founder of the Bodog brand, Calvin Ayre, explained: “After the controversy of last year’s kit launch we felt...
- Bodog and Ayr United FC celebrate team’s promotion to Scottish Championship
May 25, 2016
Fresh off their promotion to the second tier of Scottish football, Ayr United FC are reminding their Scottish Championship rivals of what the team will look like when they meet on the pitch next season. Ayr United earned elevation to the Scottish Championship earlier this month following a two-match playoff...
- William Hill extends Scottish football deal; Ayr United atop League 1 rankings
October 31, 2015
UK bookies William Hill have extended their sponsorship of the Scottish Football Association. This week saw Hills re-up as title sponsor of both the Scottish Cup and Scotland’s national football team. The parties’ existing deal, which dates back to 2012, had another year to run but the two sides agreed...
- Bodog convinces Playboy model Emma Glover to model new Ayr United purple kit
May 11, 2015
Scottish League One footballers Ayr United FC have enlisted UK lingerie model Emma Glover to help erase the past season’s disappointment from their collective memories. Although Ayr United’s Honest Men avoided relegation via a stirring road victory over Forfar Athletic to close out the 2014-15 season, there was little else...
- Betway inks £20m sponsorship of West Ham; Bodog re-ups with Ayr United
February 8, 2015
Online gambling operator Betway has given its profile a serious boost after inking a record-setting sponsorship deal with West Ham United. The Malta-based, UK-licensed Betway will pay the English Premier League side £20m over the next three and a half years, a considerable improvement over the £3m annual fee paid...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
Calvin Ayre Foundation to match donations to Barbuda relief effort
September 9, 2017
The cost of America’s war on Antigua, Calvin Ayre and online gambling
September 5, 2017