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English Premier League football club Liverpool has today (Thursday) confirmed that it has scrapped its existing redevelopment vision for Anfield, adding that “ambitious” new plans are now under “active consi…

City Football Group, the parent company of English Premier League football club Manchester City, has partnered with US venue development, advisory and investment company Oak View Group to explore the possible…

Leigh Sports Village has replaced Nottingham Forest’s City Ground as one of the host venues for the 2021 Uefa Women’s Championship national team football tournament.

English Premier League football club Manchester City has moved to play down reports that it will seek to employ facial recognition technology to aid ticketing systems at its Etihad Stadium

Organisers of the Euro T20 Slam, the world’s first multinational Twenty20 franchise cricket tournament, have postponed its launch by a year amid reports of financial difficulties.

English Premier League football club Manchester City has been fined CHF370,000 (€340,000/$380,000) by global governing body Fifa for breaches relating to the international transfer and registration of p…

The Commonwealth Games Federation has today (Tuesday) signed off on the sports programme for the next Commonwealth Games, claiming that the addition of women’s T20 cricket, beach volleyball and para t…

English Premier League football club Leicester City has appointed Legends International to carry out research relating to the proposed expansion of its King Power Stadium home ground

Scottish Rugby has posted a record turnover for the second consecutive year, with the body now in its best net cash position for over 25 years. Turnover rose to £61.1m (€65.9m/$73.8m

Adam Nelson reports on how the International Cricket Council revamped its broadcast coverage ahead of the 2019 Cricket World Cup, focusing on storytelling to attract new audiences and break digital engagement records

The Premier League has long been the top international football league in Asia. As the 2019-20 season begins, SportBusiness Asia spoke to the Asian offices of Spain’s LaLiga and Germany’s Bundesliga about their work to challenge the English league’s position.

The search to replace Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore, who announced his resignation over a year ago, has proved arduous. Frank Dunne looks at the issues surrounding media-rights growth and the challenges Scudamore's succesor should expect.

After launching in Miami this spring, the Sports Decision Makers Summit – from SportBusiness and Sportel – came to London's Rosewood hotel on July 9-10. This is what we learned from our expert speakers.

The International Cricket Council has released the final digital content viewing figures for this year’s men’s Cricket Word Cup in England, revealing record-breaking levels of digital engagement for a c…

The British Darts Organisation has announced that its World Professional Darts Championships will take place at Indigo at the O2 in London from next year

Joanna Adams has today (Monday) announced her departure as chief executive of England Netball to take up the newly-created position of chief commercial officer at London Legacy Development Corporation…

The British and Irish Lions rugby union team has today (Friday) announced that Charlie McEwen has stepped down from his role as chief operating officer

The R&A will take the Women’s British Open to Wales for the first time after announcing that Royal Porthcawl will host the major tournament in 2021.

SportBusiness has further strengthened its international editorial operations by appointing Martin Ross, a journalist with 15 years of experience in the sports industry, as global news editor

Ian Reid, chief executive of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, has defended the decision to not include shooting on the sports programme amid a threat from the Indian Olympic Association to boycott…

The operators of the British and Irish Lions international rugby union team are in talks over the creation of a women’s side.

The Commonwealth Games Federation plans on meeting with officials from the Indian Olympic Association amid fears the country may boycott the 2022 Games in the English city of Birmingham following the decision…

The Jockey Club has announced former BT Sport and Sky executive Delia Bushell as its new group chief executive

The International Cricket Council has today (Monday) officially launched the inaugural World Test Championship, which will get underway on August 1 and conclude in June 2021 at a to-be-confirmed UK venue

Everton FC has revealed designs for its proposed 52,000-capacity new stadium, set to be built at Liverpool’s Bramley-Moore Dock at a cost of £500m ($621m/€558m).

Liverpool FC has applied to trademark the word ‘Liverpool’ in the context of football products and services.

Rangers has pledged to “meet any financial award” after a judge ruled that retailer Sports Direct should have been given the opportunity to submit a counter offer to a commercial agreement struck by the…