Switzerland

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced that Lausanne will host the first ever senior World Hockey5s event later this year

Matches from the Scottish Premiership will be streamed in seven international markets by OneFootball in a deal between the football-based media platform and the Infront agency

The Swiss Football League has announced new kick-off times for its top two divisions as it prepares to enter its next broadcast rights cycle

David Grevemberg has been named chief innovation and partnerships officer for the Centre for Sport and Human Rights (CSHR) after leaving the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) earlier this month

The Infront agency has agreed a six-year deal to sell the international broadcast rights to FIS World Cup events organised by Swiss-Ski, the Alpine country’s national ski federation.

World Archery has announced that the second stage of the 2021 Archery World Cup has been moved from Shanghai, China to Lausanne, Switzerland due to concerns around the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic

Stefan Kürten, the former executive director at Eurovision Sport, the sports arm of the European Broadcasting Union, has launched a new Switzerland-based sports and media management consultancy together …

Swiss e-commerce company Brack.ch has decided not to extend its long-running title sponsorship of the Challenge League, the second-highest division in Swiss club football

Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah, president of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and a key figure in the global sports industry, is set to go on trial in Switzerland later this month in a forgery case which…

Next month’s World Women’s Curling Championship, which was scheduled to take place in the Swiss town of Schaffhausen, has been cancelled.

The Swiss Ice Hockey Federation has recruited Urs Schwegler from Zurich Insurance, a major sponsor of the federation, as its new director of sponsorship and marketing

ServusTV, the commercial free-to-air broadcaster in German-speaking countries, has recruited Slaven Paunovic, the experienced sports rights agency executive, as its head of channel and programme distribution

Pay-television broadcaster Sky Deutschland has extended its rights deal for men’s tennis’ ATP Cup, securing live pay-television rights to this year’s tournament in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. S

Commercial broadcaster ServusTV has acquired World Rally Championship rights in Germany, Austria and Switzerland for the next two years, further enhancing its motorsports portfolio

Fifa has filed a legal complaint with the regional prosecutor in Zurich over the creation of the football museum in the city, alleging that its former president Sepp Blatter was involved in “suspected c…

Swiss pay-television broadcaster Blue Sport, a subsidiary of telecoms operator Swisscom, has agreed a four-year extension to its domestic media rights deal with the Swiss Football League (SFL) with one…

Swiss League, the second-tier ice hockey league in Switzerland, has created its own limited company and hired Jean Brogle, an experienced rights executive, ahead of a proposed sale of broadcast rights