South Korea

The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has awarded its 2027 World University Games to the South Korean region of Chungcheong, while leaving the door open for the US state of North Carolina…

League runs into series of issues with local promoter

South Korean e-commerce company Coupang has taken a significant stride in its sports broadcasting ambitions by securing rights to the Spanish LaLiga in a five-year deal covering 2023-24 to 2027-28

The Sportfive agency has added to its esports representation portfolio by agreeing a multi-year strategic alliance with the Gen.G organisation

Cybersecurity solutions company Fortinet has become the ‘Official Cybersecurity Partner’ of the BMW Ladies Championship, the co-sanctioned LPGA and LPGA of Korea Tour event. The $2m (€2.03m)

South Korean ecommerce and streaming company Coupang has acquired exclusive rights for NHL ice hockey in a deal covering the upcoming 2022-23 season

South Korean carmaker Kia has been unveiled as the official automotive partner of the 2022 Fifa Under-17 Women’s World Cup in India.

Asia League Ice Hockey (ALH) has launched a streaming service ahead of its return this weekend

Football Australia has withdrawn from the bidding process for the hosting rights to the 2023 AFC Asian Cup but maintains an interest in staging the 2026 AFC Women’s Asian Cup, the federation has announced.

MLB players to participate in their first games in South Korea since 1922

South Korean retailer and KBO League team owner Shinsegae Group plans to build a 20,000-seater domed baseball stadium in the city of Incheon

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has appointed Shanghai-based esports solutions provider Versus Programming Network (VSPN) to support the development and staging of its events in China and South Korea

The Korea Baseball Organisation (KBO) is pushing to stage the opening day of the 2024 KBO League season in the US following discussions with Major League Baseball (MLB) franchises, its commissioner has…

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) has announced the cancellation of four ATP Tour events in China due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the creation of six one-off tournaments to be held instead

Four national football associations have submitted expressions of interest for the hosting rights to the 2023 AFC Asian Cup, the Asian Football Confederation announced yesterday (Monday)

Luggage brand Tumi has become an official partner of English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur's pre-season tour of South Korea this month

Esports and gaming promoter ONE Esports is today launching a new television show, Gamer's Paradise, in partnership with presenting sponsor Marriott Bonvoy