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Electric off-road racing series Extreme E has agreed new rights distribution deals with Greek pay-television operator Cosmote and Chinese internet platform Channel Zero

Sri Lanka Cricket has added paint manufacturer JAT Holdings to its sponsorship portfolio as well as confirming an extension with long-term sponsor Dialog Axiata

Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings chairman Kwon Oh-gap has been reappointed as president of the K League, the Korea Professional Football League, for another four-year term

China's national statistics bureau and General Administration of Sports announced that the 'total output' of the country's sports industry was 2.9tn yuan ($450bn) in 2019, a figure that had grown by 10

The LA Lakers was the most popular NBA team, and Stephen Curry the most popular NBA player, on Chinese social media in 2019-20, according to digital media specialist Mailman's annual NBA Red Card report

The Asian Football Confederation has launched a new range of logos and visual identities for its major national team tournaments and its annual club competitions

Saurav Ganguly, the president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, is recovering in hospital after a heart attack and subsequent operation - AFP/CNA

The organising committee of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games has reached a “basic agreement” with all 68 domestic sponsors to extend their contracts and support the delayed Games.

The Japanese government has stopped its special entry provisions for Olympic athletes and team members from countries where the new, more infectious Covid-19 strain has been identified

Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries has acquired sports and entertainment marketing agency IMG's 50-per-cent stake in their joint venture IMG-Reliance

Chinese digital giant Tencent has stopped live streams of games by the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers due to their appointment of Daryl Morey as president

Basketball legend Michael Jordan has won a lawsuit in Shanghai over his image rights in China, but still doesn’t completely own the rights in the country.

Fifa has cancelled plans for this year's U20 and U17 World Cup tournaments, citing the ongoing influence of the pandemic

Asian online betting operator CMD368 has signed up former France and Arsenal star Robert Pires as a brand ambassador

Daryl Morey has admitted that he feared his career as a National Basketball Association executive would be over following his controversial tweet supporting protests in Hong Kong, which significantly …

The organising committee for the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games has revamped its planning team for the events’ opening ceremonies, with Hiroshi Sasaki having been appointed as executive c…

Due to a spike of Covid-19 cases in South Korea the ITTF has cancelled the 2020 ITTF World Team Table Tennis Championships

The Tokyo 2020 organising committee has revealed the details of its version five budget, showing the total estimated costs for the Games following the unprecedented decision to postpone the event into…

The Badminton World Federation announced the calendar for the first half of 2021, together with procedures for reopening the BWF World Rankings and information related to qualification and seedings for…

The Asean Football Federation has added Japanese electrical equipment company Fuji Electric to its sponsorship portfolio for the Suzuki Cup, in a deal brokered by the Sportfive agency

The Tokyo Olympic Games organising committee plans to increase the budget for the opening and closing ceremonies of the rescheduled Olympics and Paralympics, for a second time

Chelsea has become the first team outside of China to start an official account on the Chinese short-form video platform, Kuaishou

The Chinese Football Association said the number of teams participating in the Chinese Super League will increase from 16 to 18 from 2023, and the second-tier League One will expand to 20 teams, while…

Dubai-based agency IPG Group has won a 10-year contract to organise and market the commercial rights for the Singapore Cricket Association's T10 league