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Major League Baseball’s Cleveland Indians have been officially rebranded the Guardians after shedding the team's long-standing nickname which had been widely deemed as racially offensive.

United States-based casino operator Caesars Entertainment is on the brink of securing a $138m (€117.2

Buyout fees, media rights provisions complicate potential departures

In the latest of a series of articles about the new sports making their debut at the Tokyo Olympics, Big3 co-founder Ice Cube speaks to SportBusiness about the wider opportunities for 3x3 basketball amidst the sport's Olympic debut, and why he thinks Big3 players should be allowed to compete at future Games. Bob Williams reports.

Lack of an agreement for 2022 Beijing Olympics participation presents uncertainty

Goodell lays out severe set of competitive and financial penalties in latest memo

The opening weekend of the United States media rights deal between ESPN and LaLiga will be highlighted by the FC Barcelona v Real Sociedad match on August 15 being showcased on the main ABC network

National Women's Soccer League expansion team Angel City FC has brought in sports drink brand Gatorade as a founding partner and the team’s exclusive sports drink partner.

Deal to aid creation of physical, digital trading cards and NFTs of student-athletes

The Learfield IMG College agency has unveiled a comprehensive rebrand, which includes a new logo and the shortening of its name to Learfield

US online food delivery service Grubhub has struck a deal with Concacaf to become the official food delivery partner of the 2021 Gold Cup, marking the company's first foray into a major sports partnership.

Barstool Sportsbook has become the exclusive sportsbook of Phoenix Raceway following a multiyear deal between Nascar and Penn National Gaming which provides the gaming operator access to the Arizona sports…

US financial services company Credit One Bank has become the title sponsor of the Women's Tennis Association tournament in Charleston, South Carolina, as well as the newly-renovated stadium at LTP Daniel …

Potential shift of Big 12 members could spark another major round of realignment

DraftKings, the Massachusetts-based fantasy sports and gaming operator, has entered the digital collectibles ecosystem with the development of a non-fungible tokens (NFT) marketplace

Bucks-Suns matchup finishes with fourth lowest viewership in last 35 years