South-East Asia

The remainder of the 2021 season of Vietnam's top football division, V.League 1, may take place in 2022, under a proposal by Vietnam Professional Football Company (VPF), the company that manages the league

Malaysian Super League football team Johor Darul Ta’zim FC (JDT) has struck a deal with Aston Martin Racing Asia that will see British car manufacturer release JDT-themed cars.

Football's 2021-22 Thai League 1 season has been delayed again due to the coronavirus pandemic and is now scheduled to kick off on September 3

Basketball's Fiba Asia Cup 2021 in Jakarta, Indonesia, has been delayed until next year due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Vietnamese state-run broadcaster VTV has acquired the broadcast rights for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on the eve of the Games

Indonesia and India are among the countries keen on pursuing a bid to host the 2036 Summer Olympics, after Brisbane secured the 2032 Games this week

The 2021 Thai MotoGP has been cancelled as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to disrupt the racing calendar, with a replacement event under consideration

Mediacorp, Singapore's state-owned broadcaster, has acquired the media rights to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after striking a deal with Singapore-based marketing agency Reddentes Sports

The Football Association of Thailand has been ordered to grant pay-television broadcaster SiamSport BHT450m (€11.6m/$13.7m) in damages for unfairly cancelling a contract between the two parties.

German Bundesliga football club Borussia Dortmund (BVB) has agreed deals based around player development projects with Singaporean club Lion City Sailors (LCS) and Vietnamese sports marketing agency Next…

Recent big-value rights deals in China for esports content have raised hopes for the emergence of a new market. But the dynamics between publishers, media platforms and audiences may not favour it.

The Asean Football Federation has signed up Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo as a sponsor of the 2020 edition of the Suzuki Cup in a deal brokered by the China team of the Sportfive agency

Asian mixed martial arts promotion One Championship has appointed to its board of directors David Levy, an experienced American sports and media executive, as part of a push into the US

Pay-television broadcaster beIN Media Group has acquired exclusive broadcast rights to the Concacaf Gold Cup across various territories, including its home market of the Middle East and North Africa

Lega Serie A has accepted offers for rights to Italian football’s Coppa Italia and Supercoppa from 2021-22 to 2023-24 in four European countries, along with Australia, Hong Kong, Mongolia, Vietnam and s…

The 2021 South East Asian (SEA) Games set to be held in Vietnam has been postponed until 2022

Pay-per-view streaming platform LIVENow has acquired media rights in Singapore for next season’s English Premier League in a sublicensing deal with telco Singtel.