Ministry of Sport

Big Bash League Signs NBA, NFL and NHL’s Headwear Supplier For Upcoming Season

The KFC Big Bash League (BBL) and rebel Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) players will be sporting ’47 headwear during the 2019/20 season after signing the Boston based company as the Official On-Field Headwear Supplier.

’47 is a premium sports lifestyle brand founded in Boston, Massachusetts in 1947 and supplies headwear to Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National Hockey League, the National Basketball Association and over 900 collegiate programs.

From 2019-20, ’47 will provide all playing and supporter headwear for both the BBL and WBBL.

Steven D’Angelo, ’47 co-owner, said: “To see ’47 aligned with The Big Bash League is a representation of how we are a global brand.

“We are thrilled to provide the dedicated fans of cricket our premium headwear and are looking forward to continuing this partnership for years to come.”

Alistair Dobson, Head of Big Bash Leagues, said: “We are delighted to welcome ’47 as the Official On-Field Headwear Supplier for our leagues.

“They are a leader in cap design and their focus on innovation makes them the perfect partner. We look forward to seeing their headwear worn by our players and fans.”

Official BBL and WBBL headwear will be available on-site at each match and online at 47brand.com, 47brand.com.au and the BBL Official Online Store shop.bigbash.com.au in coming weeks.

Shaun Carney

Shaun Carney