SuperSportBet, SA’s new sports betting and casino platform, announced former Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates captain Jimmy Tau and former Pirates marksman Phumudzo Manenzhe as its brand ambassadors.
They are joined by renowned SuperSport broadcasters Thomas Mlambo, Neil Andrews, and Thato Moeng, forming part of a formidable quintet of knowledgeable sportspeople that bring a wealth of experience and expertise to SuperSportBet.
SuperSportBet made the announcement during the launch of SuperSport’s brand-new magazine show, The PlayBook, which will premiere on Thursday 25 January, and talent reveal that took place on Friday 19 January.
The PlayBook promises to deliver in-depth insights, expert analysis, and behind-the-scenes access, providing fans with a comprehensive view of the sports world.
Former Orlando Pirates striker Manenzhe said: “SuperSportBet is not just a platform; it’s an opportunity for fans to get involved in the game. I am thrilled to be part of The SuperSportBet team that is focused on bringing fans closer to the action.”
Tau, the former Chiefs, Pirates and Bafana Bafana right back, concurred: “Sports betting brings fans closer to the game in ways unimaginable, and being part of the line-up as a former player and now as a sports broadcaster, is an honour for me, allowing me to connect every week with the sports fans through the love of the game.”
The Best in Sports Broadcasting Unites
Since its 5 January 2024 launch, SuperSportBet has brought together a dream team of sports broadcasting talent, with each Sportscaster bringing unique insights to the platform.
Neil Andrews, known for his betting and sporting knowledge, as well as his insightful commentary, Thato Moeng with her sports presenting experience, plus the seasoned and popular Thomas Mlambo, will collectively create an engaging and dynamic atmosphere for sports enthusiasts.
Neil Andrews shared his enthusiasm for SuperSport’s new magazine show, stating: “The magazine show is going to be a game-changer. We’re bringing the fans closer to the action, creating an immersive and fun experience that goes beyond traditional sports coverage.”
Continued Commitment to Excellence
The ambassador and magazine show reveals are testament to SuperSportBet’s commitment to delivering the ultimate sports betting experience. Developed in collaboration with the MultiChoice Group, SuperSport, and KingMakers, the new betting platform aims to add depth to the sports viewing experience and greater thrills to the betting experience.
SuperSportBet also drives responsible gambling awareness. With features such as Reality Check, Loss Limit, Timeout, self-exclusion, and account closure options, the platform is committed to ensuring a safe betting environment for all.
SuperSportBet General Manager, Barrie Swart, said: “Our goal is simple: to make SuperSportBet the preferred destination for sports enthusiasts in South Africa. With this stellar line-up and the upcoming magazine show, The PlayBook, we are confident of achieving just that.”
Catch SuperSportBet’s broadcast launch on Friday, 19 January 2024 on SuperSport Premier League (DStv channel 203) as well as SuperSport Variety 4 (DStv channel 209) to witness the premiere of its exclusive magazine show that aims to deliver in-depth insights, expert analysis, and behind-the-scenes access — an event not to be missed.
The PlayBook – brought to you by SuperSportBet – will be available weekly every Thursday on SuperSport Premier League (DStv channel 203) as well as SuperSport Variety 4 (DStv channel 209).