Asia-Pacific

The Asian Football Confederation will launch a women's Champions League competition in 2023 - AFP

A Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics test event trialled having media conduct interviews with athletes in a 'mixed zone' in which they were in separate rooms and connected via video link - China News

Fifa announced the nine host cities for the 2023 Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. Eden Park in Auckland will host the opening game and Sydney's Stadium Australia will host the final

McLaren Formula One chief Zak Brown expects the motor racing series to pull off at least 20 of its planned 23 races this year

Asian qualifiers for the 2022 Fifa World Cup and the 2023 AFC Asian Cup resume today after a delay of more than a year due to the pandemic

Chinese media company Sina, majority owner of the Weibo social media platform and owner of the Sina Sports media platform, among other assets, has went private and ceased to be a publicly-traded company…

Replay of a live SportBusiness webinar held March 18 discussing the challenges faced by football leagues in the Asia-Pacific region as they seek to develop their media-rights businesses

Arsene Wenger, Fifa's chief of global football development, suggested hosting the World Cup and European Championships every two years and compressing qualifiers into a smaller number of windows - Reuters

The Chinese government has asked internet giant Alibaba to divest its assets in the media sector due to concern about the company's public influence

No decision has yet been made on whether to admit foreign visitors for the Tokyo Olympics, organising committee president Seiko Hashimoto said, pouring cold water on media reports in recent days that the…

It will be "difficult" to have athletes' families come to Japan to watch them at the Tokyo Olympics, organising committee president Seiko Hashimoto said - AFP

Chinese state broadcaster CCTV did not show live coverage of this year's NBA All-Star Game, as it had been previously expected to do as part of a thaw in Chinese relations with the American basketball le…

The British and Irish Lions turned down an offer by Rugby Australia to host this summer's tour against South Africa, according to the BBC

Sebastian Page, account director at CSM Hong Kong, says Tottenham Hotspur's Son Heung Min's on-and-off-pitch success underlines the special value of Asian stars in European football

The impact of the pandemic on football club finances was underlined again as Manchester United reported its second quarter results. United's matchday revenue was down 96 per cent year-on-year

South Korean streaming platform Afreeca TV has extended its rights to show live coverage of K League football, to cover the 2021 season