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The Leagues Cup – a new mid-season competition featuring teams from Major League Soccer and Liga MX – will expand from eight to 16 teams in 2020.

US ecommerce giant eBay moving toward likely sale of dominant ticket resale player

New agreement with MLB, player pay, attendance push among key issues facing head of affiliated minors

Match IQ, a sports event and consulting agency, has announced it will open an office in New York City, which will be run by former New York Red Bulls and New York Cosmos executive Erik Stover.

New Stats Perform entity will have a significant focus in emerging realm of artificial intelligence

The National Women's Soccer League enjoyed a significant attendance boost in the first weekend after the Women's World Cup in France

On the day that Oklahoma City Thunder traded away superstar Russell Westbrook, it emerged that a 22-per-cent stake in the NBA team owned by the estate of late energy magnate Aubrey McClendon has been put…

Spanish LaLiga football club Barcelona has signed a collaboration agreement with Barcelona Global, a non-profit association that seeks to drive economic activity to the city

Sports marketing and management agency Wasserman has launched The Collective, a new division that will focus on raising the visibility of women across the sports, entertainment and culture sectors

Liverpool FC decided to arrange its own tour of the United States this summer, rather than compete in the pre-season International Champions Cup, because the club preferred to be "independent" and have more freedom to arrange opponents, dates and venues.

As France's Ligue 1 is staging a four-team tournament in Washington DC this week, Bob Williams looks at how it aims to expand its reach into the US and improve overseas media-rights income.

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.

With the Fifa Women’s World Cup in France attracting more eyes than ever before to the women’s game in 2019, it is fitting that this year’s Sport Industry NextGen Unlocked event in London focused on how to provide a platform to take women’s sport to the next level.

Training product HomeCourt will incorporate NBA assets, will be used to aid league youth development efforts

Rising tension around baseball's economics is prompting accelerated talks. But league has put the onus on the union to devise system remedies

Factors behind record-setting home run pace dominate talk at key in-season jewel event

Reform of European club football competitions could be necessary to restore dynamism to Europe’s most-loved tournaments, according to European Club Association managing director Charlie Marshall.

The $1 million champion's prize, $500,000 runner-up prize for MLB's home run-hitting contest represent sizable paydays for young stars still years away from lucrative salaries

Football’s English Premier League is considering taking over control of the Women’s Super League (WSL) from the Football Association (FA), according to the BBC.

Base Soccer Agency chairman Leon Angel believes CAA Sports’ takeover of the London-headquartered business will provide the company with the resources it needs to support its development plans.

Fifa's women's football survey, released yesterday, gives a snapshot of the position of the women's game worldwide

Trade group for fantasy sports, sports wagering finds growing consumer link between the two activities

University historically strong in men's and women's basketball returning to conference where it achieved some of its greatest success with the move eyed as a long-term investment

Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper will step up his ongoing quest to secure a Major League Soccer expansion team in Charlotte by meeting with league commissioner Don Garber and MLS' expansion committee…

Owner doubles down on radical plan, says club likely won't be able to survive full-time in Florida

The All India Football Federation will officially make the Indian Super League the country's top football competition in July this year, a mantle it will take over from the I-League

Italian-American billionaire intends to expand awareness of Serie A club stateside