Global Bank of Commerce, and its affiliate Global Processing Centres, has agreed to become a founding sponsor of Caribbean Premier League franchise Antigua Hawksbills, ahead of the inaugural Twenty20 cricket competition, according to the Trinidad Express newspaper.

Electronics retailer Dick Smith has reached a deal to become a principle partner and the official consumer electronics partner of Australian cricket franchise the Melbourne Stars.

Contracting and construction company Super Industrial Services has reached a sponsorship agreement with the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel cricket team for the forthcoming Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 tournament.

The South African branch of risk management firm Aon has secured a two-year deal to become an associate sponsor of the Highveld Lions cricket team.

The West Indies Cricket Board has agreed a five-year extension to its sponsorship agreement with Scotiabank.

The Caribbean Premier League has announced a pair of commercial tie-ups before the start of the inaugural edition of the Twenty20 cricket competition later this month.

English county cricket club Warwickshire has signed a seven-year deal with Elonex to make the Birmingham-based technology firm its official LED and technology partner.

The brandRapport agency has been appointed by to manage its ground sponsorship deal covering this summer’s Ashes cricket series between England and Australia.

Courts, the largest furniture, appliance and electrical retailer in the Caribbean, has signed up as an official partner of the inaugural Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 cricket competition.

Pharmaceutical company New GPC has agreed a “multi-year” deal to assume the title sponsorship of the Caribbean Premier League, a new Twenty20 cricket competition that is set to launch next month.

Indian incense brand Cycle Pure Agarbathies has signed up as a co-sponsor of the forthcoming one-day international tri-series cricket tournament between the West Indies, Sri Lanka and India.

The Sri Lanka Tea Board has agreed a three-year deal with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) to become the primary sponsor of the national team in away matches.

United Arab Emirates-based travel website has signed up Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar as its brand ambassador.

The United States of America Cricket Association has agreed a two-year deal, from 2013-14 to 2014-15, with sporting apparel manufacturer BoomBoom.

Digicel has agreed to extend its sponsorship of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) for another three years until September 2016.

Smart Choice Auto Group has agreed a one-year deal with the USA Cricket Association to become the first sponsor of the men’s national team.

UK property company Zoopla has agreed a deal with the England and Wales Cricket Board for its brand to become the official ground partner of the ECB for this summer’s Test matches.