Stadia

Rio de Janeiro’s Olympic Park, which hosted a number of events during the Brazilian city’s staging of the Olympic Games in 2016, has been ordered to close due to a lack of security at the site.

Alaska Airlines has become the latest founding partner of NHL Seattle, the ice hockey league’s expansion franchise in the US city, with the deal including a significant naming rights component at its h…

Vivint Smart Home Arena, the home of the National Basketball Association’s Utah Jazz, is going fully cashless following a successful trial late last year.

Attendances in the top two divisions of Spanish football during the first half of the 2019-20 season rose by 1

Braves' facility corporate renaming will join a growing group of other such facilities around MLB

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has acquired naming rights to a new arena being developed in Abu Dhabi.

The Italian antitrust authority, l’Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato (AGCM), has opened investigations into nine Serie A football clubs over unfair, or “vexatious”, contract terms in the…

The main structures of the 12,000-seat National Speed Skating Oval and an extension of the National Indoor Stadium, both key venues for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, have been completed

The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) has dismissed reports that it could secure full control of Aviva Stadium amid the Football Association of Ireland’s (FAI) financial troubles, stating its investment pl…

Barry M. Bloom looks at Chase Center, the newly-developed home of NBA team the Golden State Warriors, and how it reflects a quickly redeveloping San Francisco.

The city of Las Vegas is not immediately recognizable for its reputation as a sports hub. Bob Williams looks at how it is transitioning "from the entertainment capital of the world to the sports and entertainment capital of the world".

Stadium designers are increasingly turning toward psychological and anthropological research to guide the development the next generation of NFL facilities and create comfortable, as well as Instagram-able, venues. Randy Williams reports.

The Milwaukee Bucks are looking to host a range of events in the coming year, including multiple concerts and the 2020 Democratic National Convention. Eric Fisher talks to the Bucks president Peter Feigin about how the NBA team plans to leverage the Fiserv Forum as a venue for more than just basketball.

Monumental Sports & Entertainment has announced that all events at Capital One Arena, the home of the NBA Washington Wizards and NHL Washington Capitals, will have mobile-only tickets from January 1, 2020

Major League Soccer team New York City FC has decided to move four regular season games to Citi Field, the home of Major League Baseball's New York Mets, in 2020

As part of a multi-year initiative to refresh Red Bull Arena, and improve the facility's atmosphere, Major League Soccer's New York Red Bulls have announced plans to introduce a safe-standing supporters' …

Tokyo's new Olympic Stadium was officially unveiled on Sunday with a media tour and ceremony attended by Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe, Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike, and the venue's architect Kengo…

Financial services company Queensland Country Credit Union has acquired naming rights to North Queensland Stadium, the new home of NRL rugby league team North Queensland Cowboys that is set to open next…

Fifa Club World Cup games planned to take place this month at Qatar's new Education City Stadium have been moved after the venue failed to get necessary safety certifications in time

The National Hockey League's Calgary Flames have signed a deal with the city and the Calgary Stampede rodeo to build a new arena in downtown Calgary

The Madison Square Garden Company (MSG) has notified the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of its plan to spin off its entertainment business in order to focus on its core sports properties

Liverpool has today (Friday) opened a first-stage public consultation exercise to share ideas for the proposed expansion of the Anfield Road Stand, which would increase the capacity of the Premier League…

The Singapore Hub Private Limited, the consortium that manages the Singapore Sports Hub stadium and sports facility, has appointed former Singapore Tourism Board head Lionel Yeo as chief executive

The organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games unveiled two major venues to the media yesterday, with both nearing completion eight months ahead of the Games. The ¥56.

US-headquartered ticketing company SeatGeek has moved into the cricket market by agreeing a multi-year deal to ticket Lord’s Cricket Ground in London.

Football Federation Australia (FFA) chairman Chris Nikou has stated that a joint bid with New Zealand for the 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup “makes sense” with under a month to go before a bid book needs…

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.

Test cricket will return to Pakistan for the first time in over a decade after Sri Lanka today (Thursday) committed to playing their forthcoming World Test Championship matches in Rawalpindi and Karachi

Major League Soccer expansion club Austin FC has unveiled plans for a $45m training center in Northeast Austin, which will house the first team and academy teams. The 30,000-square foot St

The French Football Federation (FFF) will put forward Saint-Etienne as its bidder for the final of the 2022-23 Uefa Europa League, according to the city’s Mayor, Gaël Perdriaux.

Esports showpiece the League of Legends World Championship will return to China next year, with Shanghai Stadium named as host

French Ligue 1 football club Olympique de Marseille has announced plans to make its Stade Vélodrome home ground the first 5G stadium in the country through an agreement with telco Orange.

The Desert Ford Dealers arm of US automotive manufacturer Ford has signed on as the latest founding partner of Allegiant Stadium for NFL American football franchise the Oakland Raiders’ move to the new L…

Discussion of possible move by NFL team aimed at addressing tepid fan reception in Los Angeles

The Hulman family will end more than seven decades of control over Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) after a surprise deal for subsidiary of the Penske C0rporation to take over the iconic motor-racing…

Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt plans to open its regional office in New York City in January 2020, SportBusiness has been told.

Churchill Downs Racetrack, the home of the Kentucky Derby, has announced plans to invest $300m (€269m) upgrading its facilities.