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Kosmos, the company co-founded by FC Barcelona footballer Gerard Piqué, has agreed an innovative late deal for the rights to the 2021 Copa América, with the ongoing national team football tournament t…

Thai pay-television broadcaster True has agreed a media rights deal for Asian Football Confederation club competitions covering the remainder of this year

Matches from the Uefa European Championship attracted bumper audiences across Europe’s major broadcast markets over the weekend with the ‘big five’ countries all in action. G

Guild Esports, the esports organisation that boasts David Beckham as an investor-influencer, has signed consumer technology brand Samsung as its official display partner in the UK and Ireland

Italian sportswear manufacturer Macron has agreed to become the new kit supplier to the British Basketball Federation

Online betting operator BK8 has said that it remains committed to establishing a presence in the football sponsorship sector despite the recent termination of its shirt sponsor deal with English Premier…

FC Barcelona members have approved a proposed €525m ($624.1

Major League Soccer's Chicago Fire has unveiled a new logo for the 2022 season, which will replace the current "Fire Crown" crest that was part of an unpopular rebranding effort in late 2019

Major League Soccer expansion team Austin FC played in front of a capacity 20,738 crowd for its inaugural game at state-of-the-art venue Q2 Stadium on June 19, a goalless draw against San Jose Earthquakes

Public polls in Japan on whether the Tokyo Olympics should go ahead are showing declining numbers wanting the event cancelled, although many remain wary of the Covid-19 risks

International rights agency and production group Mediapro has expanded its operations in the US by opening a new production facility in Manhattan, New York

Portuguese pay-television broadcaster Sport TV has recorded a loss of €12.2m ($14.5m) in the first quarter of 2021, according to Portuguese newspaper Jornal de Negócios.

Formula 1 team Ferrari has signed Amazon Web Services as its official cloud provider

Uefa has welcomed an Italian anti-piracy initiative that has blocked over 600 illicit streams of Euro 2020 matches

Italian banking group Intesa Sanpaolo has agreed a deal to become a sponsor of the National Basketball Association. Intesa Sanpaolo becomes the exclusive banking partner of the NBA in Italy

The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has reduced its expected losses for 2021 to CHF782,000 (€714,000/$851,000), down from CHF1.3

The president of the French Professional Football League (LFP) has called on pay-television broadcaster Canal Plus to show “common sense” after the latter decided to cease coverage of Ligue 1 matches in …

The sport of ski mountaineering could be added to the programme for the 2026 winter Olympics in Milan-Cortina after the local organising committee put it forward for inclusion

Manchester United posted a £21.6m (€25.2m/$29.9m) loss in the first three months of this year, with matchday revenues appearing to have been most heavily impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Table Tennis will be included in the 2023 European Games programme in Poland, the European Olympic Committee has confirmed