The Formula One motorsport series will retain a 19-race schedule next season after provisional plans to include events in New Jersey, Mexico and South Korea were scrapped today.
Brazil’s Deputy Sports Minister Luis Fernandes has insisted that four stadia that are set to host 2014 World Cup games will be delivered to Fifa, football’s world governing body, in January.
North American basketball league the NBA has signed a multi-year partnership with digital sports content company Perform that will result in the live streaming of NBA games in Australia.
Specialist PR, marketing and editorial motor sport agency MPA Creative has been appointed as the official media agency for the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship, which launches next year.
Sports and betting-related services company Sportradar has acquired rights for the Turkey’s Kupasi football club cup competition in a deal with the Saran Media agency.
Canadian media company Anthem Media will launch a new television channel focused on fantasy sports in both Canada and the US in March 2014, according to the Multichannel News website.
Ticketmaster has been announced as the exclusive ticketing provider for the Australian Formula One and Motorcycle Grand Prix events.
London-based tailor T.M. Lewin has extended its partnership with the England and Wales Cricket Board for a further three years.
International sports organisations based in Switzerland generated $5.1 billion (CHF4.7 billion) for the country’s economy in 2011, according to a report released this month by research consultancy Rutter+Partner.
Soft drink company Red Bull reportedly wants to further its sports investment with a stake in an English Premier League (EPL) club.
Spanish La Liga giant Real Madrid is reportedly hiding the scale of its debt that could be as high as €541 million, according to a Spanish economist.
A total of 889,305 tickets were allocated to people from 188 countries during the random selection draw for the first phase of ticket sales for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.