Slam Dunk: StubHub and Euroleague Basketball strike primary ticketing partnership

Oct 18, 2018 by Euroleague.net Print
Slam Dunk: StubHub and Euroleague Basketball strike primary ticketing partnership

Euroleague Basketball and StubHub announce a new partnership that will see StubHub become the official ticketing partner, official fan-to-fan marketplace, and official VIP ticket sales partner of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four.

Euroleague Basketball and StubHub have entered into partnership with the objective to improve the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four purchase experience, to reach new types of customers thanks to technology-advanced platforms, and to connect them worldwide through a safe, secure and official fan-to-fan marketplace.

With more than 2.2 million people attending games in the 2017-18 season and with the 16 best teams in Europe competing for the top prize, Euroleague Basketball is a global leader in the sports and entertainment business. StubHub, as a new official Euroleague Basketball partner, will be key in supporting the constant growth of the league thanks to their extensive network international of business partners.

Rafael Ortiz, Director of Business Development & Partnerships at StubHub International, said: "We are incredibly pleased to be the exclusive primary ticketing partner and official marketplace for the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four, as well as official VIP ticket sales partner of Euroleague Basketball. The popularity of basketball is huge around the world and we are seeing more fans travel internationally to see their favourite teams. StubHub International is happy to be connecting fans to these amazing experiences with partners such as Matchroom Boxing, Northampton Saints, Everton FC and our US partners like the Philadelphia 76ers and MLB. What’s more, StubHub Corporate team has had a great season working as an authorized agent for Real Madrid Corporate Hospitality so it’s an exciting time for StubHub customers."

Roser Queraltó, Euroleague Basketball's Chief Business Officer said: "We are delighted to be working with StubHub as our official ticketing partner. They have proven their excellent commitment to fans around the world with their global partnerships and we are excited to have a marketplace that offers our fans a secure and reliable way to buy and sell Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four tickets."

The 2019 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four will take place in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain and ticket sales will be announced shortly.