A rising tennis star has been served an ace of a sponsorship deal from a property managing company. Holly Thompson, 11, was voted Brighton and Hove City Sports Personality of the Year and is one of the country s brightest hopes for the future.
Pepper Fox managing agents, based in Hove and Knightsbridge, London, has signed a £ 1,200 deal to help Holly’s career.
She will also wear the company’s brand when playing. Her mother Tania said: “The funding will be used to get her clothing and towards tournaments.
“It is a really good start and the commitment will increase as she progresses.
“We need to have that extra money to support the level she is playing at. Their assistance has been phenomenal.”
Company director Gareth Elliott said: “Having been very impressed at Holly’s huge list of achievements at her young age we took great pleasure in sponsoring her.”