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Matthew Glendinning looks at the recent commercial fortunes of the AFL and Rugby Australia, and how sponsorship revenues and the Covid-19 pandemic have affected the properties.

The Covid-19 pandemic has hit Australia’s major sports with varying degrees of severity.

World Rugby has announced the postponement of international matches planned for July on the advice of government and health agencies

Hamish McLennan, the former senior News Corp executive and chief executive of Australian free-to-air commercial broadcaster Ten, has been appointed chairman of Rugby Australia

Hyundai is ending its sponsorship of the Australian A-League after this season, according to the Sydney Morning Herald

Embattled Rugby Australia has been dealt a fresh blow after telecoms operator Optus said it won’t be bidding for the sport’s domestic broadcast rights.