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Simon Cummins, partner and head of the global sports, gaming, and media practice at executive search firm Odgers Berndtson, discusses three C-suite sports business trends he expects to play out next year

Italian football club AC Milan has launched an official channel on Chinese social video platform Kuaishou as part of plans to reinforce its presence in the country

French football club AS Monaco has made Strikerz Inc. – the developer of free-to-play online football game UFL – the club’s ‘Official Football Gaming Supplier’. The t

German free-to-air commercial broadcaster RTL has renewed a sublicensing agreement with pay-television broadcaster Sky Deutschland to show four Formula 1 races during the 2022 season

US-based insurance firm Gallagher has extended its title sponsorship agreement with Premiership Rugby in a ‘multi-year’ renewal announced this morning.

Gabriel Catrina, chief financial officer at Nordic Entertainment (Nent) Group, has died suddenly after a short illness

The International Cycling Union (UCI)’s new Track Champions League competition will now conclude at London’s Lee Valley VeloPark, with the Israeli city of Tel Aviv unable to host due to difficulties pos…

A Madrid court has once again sided with the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) over the governing body’s decision not to authorise a LaLiga match between Girona and Barcelona in the US city of Miami b…

German Bundesliga football club Borussia Dortmund has extended its regional sponsorship contract with online forex trading company InstaForex

Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez is set to put forward a proposal backed by US-based financial services company JP Morgan as an alternative to the LaLiga Impulso venture between the organising body …

The Sport Live channel in Denmark is to be made available on two new TV packages through Norlys Play, the streaming platform of the telco and energy company Norlys

FreeSports, the UK free-to-air channel, has acquired exclusive rights to this month’s Lanka Premier League.

Sports Travel & Hospitality UK is to sell 2023 Rugby World Cup hospitality packages in England, Scotland and Wales

Belgian cycling team Alpecin-Fenix has signed up window manufacturer Deceuninck as a co-sponsor

Germany-based sportswear manufacturer Adidas has agreed a three-year extension to its sponsorship deal with ParalympicsGB in a contract that covers both the Beijing 2022 winter Paralympic Games and the…

LaLiga Impulso, the venture between the organising body of the top two divisions of Spanish club football and private equity firm CVC Capital Partners, has moved a step closer to being formally launched,…

English Premier League club Everton has added to its regional betting sponsorship profile by signing betting operator i8.Bet as its exclusive betting partner in Asia