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The Philippines, Indonesia and Japan have taken over from China hosting duties for the 2023 Fiba World Cup

After the damage of superstorm Yolanda last year, the Philippines is hoping to use basketball as a vehicle to get the country back up on its feet.

Owned by religious group the Iglesia ni Cristo, the 50,000-seater multi-use Philippine Arena opened its doors in July. Could it be transformational for sports hosting in the influential south-east Asian country? Elisha Chauhan finds out.

New pan-regional club basketball league the East Asia Super League has secured the backing of world governing body Fiba in a 10-year deal

Five broadcast deals have been agreed in the Asia-Pacific region for the semi-finals and final of the 2020 Canadian Elite Basketball League Summer Series tournament

Pay-television platform Cignal TV and telco Smart Communications, sister companies owned by telco PLDT, have become the NBA's main media-rights partners in the Philippines in a multi-year deal

The 2020-21 English Premier League season will kick off on September 12 and run until May 23 - Sky Sports Japanese football's J