Officials behind the Circuit of Wales, which is due to become the new home of the MotoGP motorcycling championship in the UK, have breathed new life into the troubled project by striking a business partnership with the Extreme Sports Company.
Regulation has limited the extent to which China’s sporting stars can capitalise on their sporting prowess via commercial deals. But recent rule changes by the General Administration of Sports offers new possibilities. Chen Yaolin investigates.
Malaysia’s football clubs are to be formally privatised this year, but the journey from state support to self-sufficiency looks fraught, with questions over the future of broadcasting and sponsorship revenues. John Duerden takes a closer look.