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Nic Couchman, head of sport at Charles Russell Speechlys, considers the role that private equity might play in the building of ‘Sport 2.0’

Covid-19 pandemic means ‘up to 50 per cent’ of EFL clubs available for sale as distressed assets Premier League clubs thinking of selling minority shareholdings C

As the end of May approaches and the Premier League continues to work on ‘Project Restart’, Adam Nelson examines the legal issues facing English football’s operating bodies as they push for football’s return.

Uefa has said it remains committed to its Financial Fair Play (FFP) system after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) today (Monday) overturned Manchester City’s ban from the Champions League and r…

Major League Soccer's LAFC has announced a multiyear partnership with Truly Hard Seltzer, which has been designated the team's official hard seltzer

Union accelerates historic practice of heightened saving at tail end of labor cycle

The National Football League's Denver Broncos have brought in US online gaming operator BetMGM as their latest sports betting partner in a multiyear deal

In part 2 of our cricket roundtable interview with Clare Connor, managing director of Women's cricket at the ECB, Jake Lush McCrum, chief operations officer for the Rajasthan Royals and Richard Gould,…

Bruno Marty, senior vice-president of the ProSports unit at Infront, discusses the impact of  sport's Covid-19 induced liquidity crisis,  how properties can emerge stronger, the role of private equity i…

In the third and final part of our interview, Fiorentina general director Joe Barone says that while a salary cap might work in US sport it  would create competitive imbalance in European football unless …

World TeamTennis has unveiled its commercial partners for its 2020 season, which is being staged in its entirety as a quarantined tournament at The Greenbrier resort in West Virginia this summer.

The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) generated CHF30.05m (€28.29m/$32.04m) in commercial revenues in 2019, according to its latest set of financial accounts. The figure was made up of CHF27.0

US sports-focused streaming service and channel aggregator fuboTV posted a 78-per-cent increase in overall revenues during its fiscal first quarter, thanks to spikes in subscriptions, advertising sales, …

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has said it has already made savings of €1.7m ($1.9

Perennial leader in US college sports cuts nearly a third of its programs

Spain’s markets and competition regulator (the CNMC) has approved Advance Publication’s $730m (€644m) deal to acquire Ironman from the Wanda Sports Group. T

The European Club Association (ECA) has forecast that football clubs on the continent can expect to lose up to €4bn ($4.5bn) in revenue over the next year due to Covid-19.

Carla Varriale-Barker, shareholder in the New York office of Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd. and the chair of the firm’s Sports, Recreation and Entertainment practice group, discusses the meaning of increasingly prominent force majeure clauses in the sports industry

Shen Jiang, senior associate at Jingtian & Gongcheng, and Luca Ferrari, partner and global head of sports at Withers, consider the legal issues around the player wage reductions now agreed by all Chinese Super league clubs

Mitchell Sports, chief executive of boutique sports advisory firm Tipping Point Sports LLC, examines the key elements of the industry's recovery from the pandemic

Omar Chaudhuri, chief intelligence officer at 21st Club, reflects on how the transfer market will change and impact clubs of all sizes during and after the Covid-19 crisis

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