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Euroleague Basketball's revenue has more than doubled over the past three seasons, and it's now expanding the competition across western Europe, Callum McCarthy delves into how the plan is being put into action.

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Euroleague Basketball president and chief executive Jordi Bertomeu and WME-IMG co-president Ioris Francini comment on the powerful progress to date of Euroleague ventures and talk about what is to come in the next phase of the project.

Title sponsorship is first and foremost a way of making consumers aware of a brand name, putting the brand into the mouths of fans as they talk about a team, competition or other property.

Euroleague Basketball has announced a partnership with newly-launched fan engagement platform IQONIQ

The International Tennis Federation’s Fed Cup and the International Skating Union’s imminent World Figure Skating Championships have become the latest sporting events to be postponed because of the cor…

Euroleague Basketball has unveiled the 10 finalists of its 2020 Fan XP Innovation Challenge, a contest for tech-focused startups to present innovative ways to enhance the fan experience in sport

The European division of the International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has claimed victory over Euroleague Basketball in a court battle concerning the two parties’ long-running dispute over the sport’s cal…

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Euroleague Basketball is undergoing a remarkable, high-speed transformation. EB entered into a 10-year partnership with IMG beginning in the 2016-17 season to develop EB competitions and participating clubs in order to achieve their full potential.

Over the last five years the hackathon has been adopted by several major rights-holders. Kevin McCullagh discusses the impact of hackathons on sports businesses.

SportBusiness Group has partnered with Euroleague Basketball to produce and make available to you a 36-page report detailing the changes undertaken by the league and evaluating their impact.

The new, stripped-down Euroleague will offer permanent places to the continent’s top teams in an attempt to create a sustainable business model. But it faces challenges. Having spoken to Fiba’s Patrick Baumann last month, Frank Dunne asks Euroleague Basketball CEO Jordi Bertomeu and IMG president Ioris Francini to state their case.

It was a curious trick of destiny that the British electorate should vote to quit the European Union at the half-way point of football’s European Championship, which is, among other things, a festival of Europeanness.

SportBusiness International looks into the business models of digital sports networks, set up by rights-holders in association with established digital media operators to supplement traditional TV programming. What are the benefits for rights-holders taking such a step, and what does it tell us about the ever-changing media landscape?