Romania

International sports broadcaster Eurosport has strengthened its position in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and Slovakia by securing exclusive rights to men’s tennis organisation the ATP Tour in a…

German telco Deutsche Telekom is reportedly facing problems in selling its stake in its Romanian subsidiary, Telekom Romania, as rival telco RCS & RDS look to navigate around any anti-competitive issues

Pay-television broadcaster Arena Sport has acquired European Handball Federation club and national team events across the Balkan region in a new four-year deal

Bulgaria, Greece, Romania and Serbia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to lay the groundwork for a joint bid to host either the 2028 Uefa European Championship or the 2030 Fifa World Cup

Following Fifa's award of the 2026 World Cup to three North American nations, joint bids are becoming more common for the showpiece event

World Rugby has confirmed Romania and Brazil will host the next two editions of its U20 Trophy national team youth tournament in 2018 and 2019, respectively.

World Rugby has today (Tuesday) announced that Romania and Spain have entered appeals against the sanctions handed out for rule-breaking during the controversial European qualification tournament for the 2019 World Cup, punishments which saw the former nation removed from next year’s event in Japan.

Russia has been handed a place in the 2019 Rugby World Cup after Romania was ejected as part of sanctions also imposed on Spain and Belgium for rule-breaking during the controversial European qualification tournament for next year’s event in Japan.

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has announced that Bucharest will host this year’s 3x3 Europe Cup, marking the third time that the Romanian capital will have staged the national team tournament.

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep has ended her search for an apparel partner by announcing a deal with US sportswear company Nike.

World Snooker has revealed details of a new tournament in the Romanian capital of Bucharest that will feature a prize fund of €200,000 ($250,000).

The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has announced that Cheile Gradistei in Romania will host the 2018 edition of its Winter Triathlon World Championship.

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep has signed a multi-year endorsement deal with German automotive company Mercedes-Benz.

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has announced that the 2016 edition of its 3x3 European Championships will be staged in Bucharest, after the Romanian capital hosted the inaugural event two years ago.

Ukraine’s Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, which reached the final of the Uefa Europa League last season, is one of three clubs to have been banned from European competition by Uefa, football’s European governing body.

Romania will stage its first-ever professional snooker tournament next year after details of a new world ranking event in the country were announced by World Snooker, the sport's global governing body.

The Fiba Europe division of basketball’s global governing body has confirmed Finland, Israel, Romania and Turkey as co-hosts of the EuroBasket 2017 national team tournament and announced hosts for a series of youth events.

Romanian authorities have said they will put forward a joint bid from Bucharest and Cluj for the 2021 summer Universiade multi-sport event.

Uefa has issued penalties to Turkish club Bursaspor, Romanian duo CFR 1907 Cluj and FC Astra Giurgiu, and Lithuanian team FK Ekranas in the latest punishments handed out by European football’s governing body through its Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations.

The Havas Sports & Entertainment agency has struck a strategic partnership with integrated communications agency eventures to enter the Romanian market.

Bucharest in Romania has been selected as the host city of the International Basketball Federation’s (Fiba) inaugural 3x3 European Championships.

The owner of top-flight Romanian football club CFR Cluj, Árpád Pászkány, has announced his intention to establish the Liga 1 side amongst Europe’s elite, by seeking fresh investment.

Football’s governing body UEFA has banned Romanian side Rapid Bucharest from qualifying for one European competition after it missed a deadline to pay debts.

Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) president Bobby Mihaylov has stated his “desire” to enter a joint bid with Romania for UEFA Euro 2020.

Beer brand Guinness has extended its presence in UK rugby union by signing three-year sponsorship deals with the national bodies for England, Wales and Scotland.

A new Romanian sports channel is set to launch on Friday.

UEFA, European football’s governing body, has awarded the live and highlights rights for the 2009-2012 UEFA Cup in Romania to free-to-air broadcaster Pro TV – one of UEFA’s current media partners for the UEFA Cup.

Arqiva has signed a new contract with Eurosport SA to support the live broadcast of English Premier League matches live and exclusively to viewers in Hungary and Romania.

Rugby union’s premier European club competition, the Heineken Cup, has secured distribution in over 100 countries.

The Media Partners & Silva agency agreed a deal with the new Romanian sports channel, Sport One, for the broadcast of Italian Serie A in Romania.

Romanian commercial broadcaster Antena 1 acquired the rights for the Uefa Cup latter stages and the Uefa Super Cup for the next three seasons.

For the first time in central and eastern Europe, an ESPN-branded block will air on a dedicated sport channel.

A series of television deals with broadcasters from Europe and beyond have been agreed for motor racing’s FIA GT Championship.