Golf’s PGA Tour has announced that the Puerto Rico Open will return as an official event in 2019, with an unofficial tournament to be held on the island next year to support recovery efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is aiming to commence its 2019 and 2020 seasons in Asia and stage regular-season games in England in June of both years, as further details were revealed of the North American competition’s international plans.
North America’s Major League Baseball (MLB) has pledged to stage regular-season games in Puerto Rico as part of an initiative with the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) to donate $5m (€4.4m) in funding to support grassroots efforts on the island.
North America’s Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) have confirmed that a two-game series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins scheduled to take place in Puerto Rico this month will now be staged in Miami amid concerns over the Zika virus.
The World Series of Boxing (WSB) has announced that a Puerto Rico franchise will compete in its fifth season, taking the number of competing nations in the International Boxing Association (AIBA) sanctioned series to 16.
Major League Baseball (MLB) has furthered its efforts to develop the sport outside of North America by joining forces with its players’ union (MLBPA) to launch a new summer league in Puerto Rico.
Richard Carrión, chairman of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s finance commission, has today declared his presidential candidacy.
Lamine Diack has been re-elected – unopposed – as president of the IAAF for another four-year term.