IMG Arena, the sports betting unit of the IMG agency, has added another high-profile property to the list of sports events to which it distributes live scoring data to by announcing the launch of the UFC…
Major League Soccer franchises New England Revolution and Inter Miami CF will set up affiliate teams in the third-tier USL League One in 2020
The Houston Rockets and the NBA are facing a backlash from Chinese commercial partners, government, sports officials and fans after the team's general manager tweeted his support of the ongoing protests…
League, union decisions to stay in current labor deal is marked shift in tenor from the last quarter century of hockey labor relations
Moon Hill, a hill with a natural arch through it a few kilometers outside Yangshuo in southern China, and one of the world's most popular sport climbing peaks, has reopened to sport climbers after a ban…
Play Sports Group, the Discovery-owned digital sports media company focused on cycling and triathlon, is looking to recruit a chief marketing officer
Pedro Cubillos, a longstanding executive at the Lagardère Sports agency, has taken up the role of chief commercial officer at Tribe Sports Marketing, the newly-created boutique agency with offices in …
The Asian Football Confederation has named Andrew Rogers, a sports marketing executive who counts Team Marketing and Fifa among his former employers, as commercial director
BSI Speedway, the IMG-owned motor racing promoter and FIM Speedway World Championships rights-holder, has named Steve Gould as its new managing director
We must never lose sight of the power of sport to bring people together across a political divide, engage and inspire young people to get active and share positive experiences, and bring communities together.
After suffering early growing pains, the Big3 basketball league appears to have found its feet ahead of its third season this summer. Bob WIlliams reports.
Documentaries going behind the scenes with sports teams and athletes are riding a wave of popularity. SportBusiness interviewed Mike Antinoro, senior vice-president at IMG Original Content, executive producer on series including Being Serena, First Team: Juventus and All or Nothing: Manchester City, to find out what’s behind the surge in interest and how the shows are put together.
In the commercial battleground of English football, clubs are investing time and money in establishing community and CSR initiatives without any realistic prospect of a tangible return on investment. SportBusiness asks why, through the lens of three examples from the Premier League.
An invitation to tender for data rights to the European Handball Federation’s (EHF) club and national team competitions from 2020 to 2030 has been provided to 10 companies, according to the continental f…
SportBusiness has further strengthened its international editorial operations by appointing Martin Ross, a journalist with 15 years of experience in the sports industry, as global news editor
Charlie Marshall, managing director of the European Club Association (ECA) will explain the organisation’s vision for the future of European football club competitions when he takes to the stage at next w…
LaLiga, the organising body of the top two divisions of Spanish club football, has signed an agreement with China Sports Futurity Investment (CSFI) that will lead to the development of its first permanent…
SportBusiness Group has underscored its commitment to the North American sports business with the appointment of Eric Fisher as its first US editor
The impact of esports on the global sports economy comes under the spotlight at the inaugural Sports Decision Makers Summit in Miami on May 6 and 7, during an expert panel featuring Electronic Sports Group…
A keynote by Bruin Sports Capital founder and chief executive George Pyne will set up a fascinating finance and investment panel discussion featuring Stephen Duval, managing director and co-founder of 23 Capital, Colin Neville, managing director of the Raine Group, and Charles Baker, co-chair of O’Melveny’s sport business group.
The Vatican has launched an official athletics team with the aim of competing in international competitions – including the Olympics – as part of an agreement signed with the Italian Olympic Committee.
The career of legendary Brazilian footballer and businessman Ronaldo de Lima was honoured at yesterday's 10th Globe Soccer Awards.
Fifa president Gianni Infantino has reiterated his view that the Qatar 2022 World Cup could feature 48 teams and play matches across the Gulf to accommodate the expanded tournament
Major League Baseball has reached an agreement with the Cuban Baseball Federation that will allow citizens from the country to play in the US and return home
Conmebol, the South American football confederation, has confirmed that the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final between Buenos Aires rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate will moved from Argentina.
The National Basketball Association has opened a new training centre in Senegal
The International Cricket Council has renamed the World T20 to the T20 World Cup, officially elevating the competition to the same status as the 50-over Cricket World Cup
Cristiano Ronaldo and French pair Kylian Mbappé and Antoine Griezmann will fight it out for the Best Player Award when the 10th edition of the Globe Soccer Awards is staged at Dubai’s Madinat Jumeirah on…
The English Premier League has signed a memorandum of cooperation with its Chinese equivalent the Chinese Super League
The NFL national anthem saga made unexpected headlines when a San Francisco 49ers cheerleader took a knee during The Star Spangled Banner during Thursday night's game against the Oakland Raiders
Craig Reedie has hit back at renewed calls for him to resign as president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) stating that such a move would not “be productive” for either the organisation or the Int…
Former adidas executive James Gatto, along with two other men involved in college basketball recruiting, have been convicted in a corruption case that has uncovered the payment of inducements to recruits…
The New Orleans Pelicans believe they will be better able to develop players by launching a G League team
Italian Serie A football club Inter Milan will launch its own women’s team after agreeing a deal to acquire the rights to the brand formerly belonging to ASD Femminile Inter Milano.
Long-serving US Soccer Federation (USSF) executive Dan Flynn will step away from his role as chief executive and secretary general of the federation next year, according to published reports
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) chief financial officer Wimal Nandika Dissanayake has been arrested amid an ongoing investigation into corruption allegations concerning the running of the sport in the country
A tumultuous week for USA Gymnastics got worse on Thursday as the organisation’s former chief executive Steve Penny was arrested on a felony charge of evidence-tampering.