Kevin McCullagh

NBA China has agreed a sponsorship deal with Chinese digital payments company Ant Group under which NBA content and new digital experiences are being created for users on the Alipay platform

Japanese services U-Next and Paravi are merging to create one of the market's biggest subscription video streaming platforms

Erick Thohir, the prominent Indonesian businessman, politician and sports administrator, has been appointed head of the Indonesian football federation (the PSSI)

Advertising giant Dentsu is one of three companies that have been temporarily suspended by Japanese authorities from bidding on certain government contracts due to ongoing corruption investigations around…

Chen Xuyuan, president of the Chinese Football Association, has been placed under investigation by Chinese authorities, as a probe into corruption within football in the country broadens

The sports ministers of China, Japan and Korea have adopted a joint statement on increasing cooperation between the three countries on sports projects

Streaming platform SPOTV Now has acquired rights in Japan to the Italian Serie A in a deal covering at least the remainder of the 2022-23 season

Japanese streaming platform Abema has acquired rights in Japan to the German Bundesliga in a deal covering the remainder of the 2022-23 season

Chinese-owned electric bicycle manufacturer Tenways has agreed a sponsorship deal with German Bundesliga football club Borussia Dortmund. Tenways has become the 'official e-bike partner' of the club

The 2022-23 season of Australian cricket's Big Bash League is being hailed as a return to form for a competition that had slumped in popularity in recent years