Coral takes on sponsorship of Wigan Warriors

Wigan WarriorsCoral, the UK’s third largest bookmaker, has given rugby side Wigan Warriors a boost by signing on as its shirt sponsor for the 2015 Super League season.

The three-times Super League champions, and 2014 runners-up, were previously sponsored by Houses for Homes.

The sponsorship marks Coral’s first foray into rugby league sponsorship.

"We are ecstatic to be welcoming such a distinguished company as Coral into the Wigan club and the sport of rugby league,” said Geoff Warburton, sales director at Wigan. "As a forward-thinking company, Coral have adapted to the online betting market exceptionally well and are exactly the kind of organisation that will help drive the brand of Wigan Rugby League forward."

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