Pre-season football competition the International Champions Cup (ICC) has added a number of new host cities for its largest-ever edition in 2018, as organisers confirmed the launch of a women’s event.
Mixed martial arts promotion the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has secured its first multi-year event deal in the Asia-Pacific region through a commitment to return to Singapore.
Fan engagement consultant Mark Bradley visits Singapore to experience the razzmatazz of ONE Championship.
Organisers of the Singapore Grand Prix have signed a four-year extension to their hosting rights deal with the Formula One motor-racing series.
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews (R&A) has teamed up with the Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation (APGC) to launch a new women’s amateur event in the Asia-Pacific region.
Professional and financial services company Deloitte has launched a Southeast Asian division of its sports business practice in Singapore.
The Ironman triathlon organisation has secured a deal to oversee the running of the Singapore Marathon for the next 10 editions, through to 2025.
Andrew Demetriou, one-time chief executive of the Australian Football League (AFL) Aussie rules competition, has joined forces with the former Football Federation Australia (FFA) chief executive Ben Buckley to launch a new sports technology business.
International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) franchise the Singapore Slammers has unveiled Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan as its new co-owner.
Two of Singapore’s leading horse races have been discontinued after the Singapore Turf Club said they have served their purpose.
Golf’s Asian Tour has confirmed that Singapore will this year host a new event after organisers of the Indonesia Open requested their tournament be postponed.
Marketing communications and advertising group The Mission Marketing has launched a new standalone sports and entertainment agency in the form of Mongoose.
Singapore sports officials have stated the city-state’s successful hosting of the 2015 SEA Games is unlikely to lead to efforts to secure a future edition of the Asian Games, with the continent’s multi-sport showpiece not fitting in with the strategy for attracting sports events.
Advertising and public relations giant WPP is launching a new sports marketing agency through GroupM, its global media investment management company.
Singapore has been confirmed as a host city on the schedule for the 2015-16 World Rugby Sevens Series.
Soft drinks giant Coca-Cola is to purchase a 10 per cent equity stake in the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL), according to Indian newspaper the Economic Times.
The English Premier League has announced its biennial pre-season football tournament, the Asia Trophy, will take place in Singapore for the first time later this year.
The Singapore Open golf tournament will return to the calendar in 2016 following an absence of just over three years.
The addition of Argentine and Japanese franchises to the Super Rugby pan-regional club competition was officially confirmed today (Thursday), with Tokyo set to share hosting rights to the latter team with Singapore.
The Singapore Rugby Union (SRU) has reportedly clinched a four-year deal to host a leg of the International Rugby Board’s (IRB) Sevens World Series national team tournament at its new National Stadium from 2015, with Paris and Vancouver set to join as fellow new entrants on the calendar.
Singapore has retained its co-hosting rights to the Asean Football Federation’s 2014 AFF Championship national team tournament after concerned organisers were placated regarding fears over the standard of the pitch at the new National Stadium.