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Japan and Fiji have been invited to join an expanded Six Nations international rugby tournament being proposed to take place this November and December

Heart of Midlothian FC has commenced legal action against its relegation from the Premiership after the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) confirmed that a proposal to restructure the domestic…

Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners has today (Friday) completed its acquisition of a 28-per-cent stake in the Pro14 cross-border rugby union competition from league organising body Celtic Rugby DAC

The Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) has concluded the 2019-20 Premiership season, with relegated Heart of Midlothian still hoping for a reprieve amid potential reconstruction plans for the…

Private equity group CVC Capital Partners' planned £300m ($375m/€345m) investment in rugby union's Six Nations competition has been delayed because of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a report in th…

Scottish football club Celtic has signed up global sportswear company adidas as its new kit supplier. The five-year contract will begin on July 1, 2020

European private equity company CVC Capital Partners is close to buying stakes in the Six Nations and Pro14 rugby competitions, as part of wider plans to 'reshape' the sport's global competition structure,…

The member unions of the Six Nations rugby union tournament have agreed to pool their media rights, including autumn internationals and other test matches, ahead of the anticipated investment from CVC…

IMG-owned action sports channel Edgesport has launched on STV Player, the online video-on-demand service of Scottish commercial broadcaster STV

Produced in association with People Make Glasgow In the sports event-hosting world, few would dispute that Glasgow has punched above its weight in recent years

In 2018, Glasgow secured a second consecutive fifth-place finish in the overall Ultimate Sports City rankings, and a welldeserved trophy for the best city with a population under 1.3 million. Rory Squires talks with Billy Garrett, director of sport and events at Glasgow Life, about how Scotland’s second city has created a world-beating event strategy

As the countdown to August’s inaugural European Championships continues, Glasgow is preparing to welcome more than 4,000 top competitors in swimming and diving, cycling, golf, gymnastics, rowing and triathlon to a city whose profile in world sport continues to grow after the success of the transformational 2014 Commonwealth Games.

As preparations for the inaugural European Championships gather pace, we take a look at how Glasgow and Scotland are planning to stage a truly ground-breaking sporting event in the summer of 2018.

EventScotland and Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) have signed a Memorandum of Understand (MoU) designed to drive best practice in the securing and delivering of major sporting, cultural and business…

AMB Sports and Entertainment (AMBSE), the parent company of Major League Soccer team Atlanta United and the National Football League's Atlanta Falcons, has bought a minority stake in Scottish Premiership …

Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners is set to increase its interest in European rugby union after agreeing a deal in principle to acquire a 27-per-cent stake in cross-border league the Pro14

The old operating company of Scottish Premiership football club Rangers’ is to see up to £50m (€58.4m/$64.2m)

Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Councils have agreed a two-year deal to host stages of the Tour of Britain cycling race in the Scottish region for the first time

The Scottish Rugby national governing body has agreed a new two-year sponsorship with luxury Scottish five-star resort, Cameron House on Loch Lomond

Organisers of the Euro T20 Slam, the world’s first multinational Twenty20 franchise cricket tournament, have postponed its launch by a year amid reports of financial difficulties.

Scottish Rugby has posted a record turnover for the second consecutive year, with the body now in its best net cash position for over 25 years. Turnover rose to £61.1m (€65.9m/$73.8m

US businessman Ron Gordon has today (Tuesday) agreed a takeover deal for Scottish Premiership football club Hibernian FC

The Rugby Football Union's cost-cutting program could result in the end of the England Sevens

The International Cycling Union (UCI) has announced today (Friday) that the Scottish city of Glasgow will host the inaugural edition of the UCI Cycling World Championships in 2023

American businessman Mark Ogren has bought a majority stake in Scottish football club Dundee United. Ogren, former president of Croix Oil Co., sold the company and the Circle K stores they owned in September.

The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) has awarded hosting rights for three of its major events to Edinburgh, Scotland; the Kansai region of Japan and Aguiar da Beira, Portugal

Glasgow’s Celtic Park will next year become the first non-traditional rugby union venue to host the Pro14 Final, it has been announced today (Monday).

Scottish Rugby has reported a record turnover of £57.2m (€64.1m/$75.1m) during the 2017-18 season, an 11 per cent increase on the previous campaign.

Orkney, an archipelago off the northeastern coast of Scotland, will host the Island Games for the first time after being granted rights to the 2023 edition of the multi-sport event.

Scottish Rugby has confirmed the six franchises that will form its new Super 6 competition.

The Scottish Football Association (SFA) has appointed Ian Maxwell as its new chief executive.

St Andrews has been confirmed as host of the 2021 edition of The Open, an announcement that shakes up the traditional hosting policy for the 150th edition of the UK’s golf major.

Scottish Premiership football club Celtic is considering investing in an Australian A-League team with Central Coast Mariners said to be the main target, according to the Sydney Morning Herald.

The Scottish Rugby national governing body has signed a marketing partnership with The Open ahead of next year’s staging of the major golf event at the Carnoustie Golf Links course in Scotland.

Rugby League Ireland chairman Richard Egan has said that the Rugby League International Federation (RLIF) is planning to launch a Six Nations tournament next year as part of an effort to enhance the presence of Northern Hemisphere countries on the sport’s global stage.

Football DataCo, the official data rights-holder of all professional leagues in England and Scotland, has agreed an integrity partnership with sports data and technology company Genius Sports and digital sports content and media group Perform.

Scottish Rugby, the national governing body for rugby union in Scotland, has reported record turnover of £51.4m (€57.5m/$67m) for its 2016-17 financial year and has moved to revamp the structure of its domestic club game.