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Investment in mobile gaming platform furthers league's esports interests

Manfred also makes impassioned defense of much-debated minor leagues overhaul plan

Sherman had been a part-owner and vice-chairman of fellow MLB club the Cleveland Indians

Player-driven media platform becomes part of diverse digital media holding company

Philadelphia Union minority owner Richie Graham has formed an investment firm focused on the growth and long-term development of soccer in the United States

New York Cosmos will play in the third-tier National Independent Soccer Association in 2020, the famed soccer club announced.

The Asociación de Clubes Españoles de Baloncesto (ACB), which organises the top tier of club basketball in Spain, has signed a wide-ranging collaboration agreement with Ningbo Weilburg Tianshan Investment M…

The Volleyball Federation of India has cancelled its contract with sports marketing agency Baseline Ventures under which the two organisations run the franchise-based Pro Volleyball League

Bipartisan mix of legislators pointedly say removal of affiliated teams would "devastate" their local communities

As dedicated facilities are becoming more commonplace, Rick Snider looks at how sports venues are becoming more adaptive for autistic people.

Rumours are swirling around DAZN's potential interest in a UK launch, but market conditions must be perfect for profitability to be a realistic goal. Callum McCarthy reports on the possibility of the streaming service getting off the ground in the country where it is based.

The Bundesliga’s head of APAC Kevin Sim is deep in talks with potential media-rights partners for the cycle from 2020-21. Kevin McCullagh talks to him about his expectations for the market.

European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley talks about his plans to diversify the organisation ahead of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. Ben Cronin reports

MLB club revives its iconic "ball-in-glove" logo

National Women’s Soccer League team Sky Blue FC will play its home games next season at Red Bull Arena, the home of Major League Soccer franchise New York Red Bulls.

Players unions of NFL, MLB make unprecedented commercial union with private equity firm

New list details set of minor league clubs that could lose their affiliations with MLB parents

Nascar president Steve Phelps has hailed the positive direction of the US stock car racing series, claiming that TV viewership is up four percent this year on domestic broadcast partners NBC and Fox.

The IMG agency has been appointed to provide management, marketing and communications consultancy services at the Zala Springs Golf Resort in Hungary as the venue looks to establish itself as one of Europe’s b…

The United Soccer League is reportedly planning to establish a division one women's professional soccer league in the United States as early as 2021, which would directly rival the established National…

German ticketing and live entertainment company CTS Eventim has announced that KPS Stiftung, the investment vehicle that represents founder and chief executive Klaus-Peter Schulenberg’s stake in the f…

Global marketing services group Dentsu, the parent of Dentsu Aegis Network, reported a decline in organic growth of 1

The National Women's Hockey League has closed a new round of equity funding, which it says "ensures viability and continued growth for the league for many years to come"

The New York area is gaining another professional soccer team with the arrival of Queens-based Queensboro FC, which will begin play in the second-tier United Soccer League Championship in 2021

The SPIA Asia sports industry awards event and conference has announced its nominations shortlist for 2019 and a partnership with the Philippines' Tourism Promotions Board

Team ownership, executives to travel to Japan for additional sponsor pursuit

MLB club returns to brown and gold color scheme used from 1969-84

Charlotte has moved to the front of the line to become the 30th Major League Soccer team, league commissioner Don Garber has revealed

Endeavor, the US-based sports and entertainment group, whose assets include the IMG agency and UFC, has invested in Whalerock Industries in a deal that involves Lloyd Braun, the digital media company’s c…

Sounders continue their run as one of MLS' most popular fan draws

Shift of Ryan to lesser position is followed by his Hall of Fame father cutting ties with the MLB club

Popular MLB club shifts pricing downward amid more cold-weather games next year

Athlete-focused digital media property in talks with owner of 90min.com, The Big Lead

Professional services group PwC has released its annual Sports Outlook report, which forecasts that the North American sports market will grow at a compound annual rate of 3.2 per cent, from $71.1bn (€64.2

Lagardère, the France-based conglomerate, has said it will contest the Confederation of African Football’s decision to cancel its global media and sponsorship rights agreement with the Lagardère Sports age…

A new Asean Club Championship football tournament is to launch in 2020 after being endorsed by the Asian Football Confederation and Fifa

Los Angeles Chargers owner Dean Spanos has emphatically dismissed a report that his National Football League team has been discussed for a possible move to London.