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Simon Cummins, partner and head of the global sports, gaming, and media practice at executive search firm Odgers Berndtson, discusses three C-suite sports business trends he expects to play out next year

US-based insurance firm Gallagher has extended its title sponsorship agreement with Premiership Rugby in a ‘multi-year’ renewal announced this morning.

Gabriel Catrina, chief financial officer at Nordic Entertainment (Nent) Group, has died suddenly after a short illness

The International Cycling Union (UCI)’s new Track Champions League competition will now conclude at London’s Lee Valley VeloPark, with the Israeli city of Tel Aviv unable to host due to difficulties pos…

FreeSports, the UK free-to-air channel, has acquired exclusive rights to this month’s Lanka Premier League.

Sports Travel & Hospitality UK is to sell 2023 Rugby World Cup hospitality packages in England, Scotland and Wales

Germany-based sportswear manufacturer Adidas has agreed a three-year extension to its sponsorship deal with ParalympicsGB in a contract that covers both the Beijing 2022 winter Paralympic Games and the…

English Premier League club Everton has added to its regional betting sponsorship profile by signing betting operator i8.Bet as its exclusive betting partner in Asia

Glasgow's Emirates Arena has been awarded the hosting rights to the 2024 World Athletics Indoor Championships

The Premier League has confirmed it is considering entering the non-fungible token (NFT) space by signing a licensing deal covering digital collectibles

The Premier League and English Football League have reportedly held talks to discuss scrapping the parachute payments system and replacing it with a more equitable solution

Oli Slipper, the co-founder of sports digital media company Perform, has secured £2.6m (€3m/$3.4m) in seed funding for his new social gaming platform, PickGuru.

New and used car retailer Vertu Motors has furthered its presence in football by signing sponsorship deals with English Football League (EFL) Championship club Middlesbrough and League 1 side Sunderland

The Saudi owners of Premier league club Newcastle United will have to wait until at least the middle of next month before they are cleared to make new sponsorship deals by the Premier League clubs

Premiership Rugby, the organising body of the top division of English club rugby union, has agreed a deal with Ticketmaster Sport to become the competition’s 'Official Ticketing Partner' for the next f…

UK public-service broadcaster the BBC will once again show live coverage of football’s Copa Libertadores final.

English Premier League club Brentford will extend the life of this season’s Umbro-made home kit into next season, thereby saving its fans the expense of buying a new replica shirt.