Stadia

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Digital correspondent Richard Clarke takes in a live esports event for the first time as he attends the Gfinity Elite Series in Fulham, London.

With Floyd Mayweather's fight against Conor McGregor said to have broken PPV, ticket and sponsorship records, Andy Fry looks at what sport can learn from the Las Vegas bout that caught the imagination of the sporting world.

Edgbaston became the first English county cricket ground to host a day/night Test match last week when England played the West Indies. Ben Cronin spoke to Warwickshire County Cricket Club's chief executive Neil Snowball to find out if the new format had been of commercial benefit to the county.

A new partnership between the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) and the Lagardère Sports agency will overhaul the bidding process and staging of the quadrennial event. Robert Ridley reports.

Blair Hughes visits the Kyocera Dome in Osaka to experience a professional baseball game Japanese style

From perfect strawberries to ultra-efficient queues, Dominic Bliss discovers why the All England Club is still the cream when it comes to entertaining thousands of tennis fans at Wimbledon each year.

Strap yourself in and prepare for the ride – the Samsung Slider, used at Twickenham for this year’s HSBC London Sevens, offers fans an unusual experience. Will Mann reports.

Sky walks are allowing stadium operators to open up a useful extra revenue stream. Will Mann reports.

Fan engagement consultant Mark Bradley visits the SSE Women’s FA Cup Final at Wembley Stadium in London.

Will Mann looks at the food and drink offerings at Mercedez-Benz Stadium, the new home of the Atlanta Falcons NFL American football franchise and the Atlanta United FC Major League Soccer team.

Will Mann outlines the technological innovations at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, the under-construction home of the Atlanta Falcons NFL American football franchise and the Atlanta United FC Major League Soccer team.

In this week's China sports industry round-up: Bargain Liverpool shirts on offer; Shanghai welcomes Aussie rules; LG kits out Wanda Metropolitano; Sabatini installed at Jiangsu Suning; Door opens for ITTF.

Dermot Ledwith looks at how Atlético Madrid is stoking an unprecedented level of fan interest through its state-of-the-art new stadium.

Greg Pitcher looks at the implications of a deal that will make the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas the official home of UFC.

Blair Hughes visits NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas for the NFL American football league's Super Bowl 51 match between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons.

Fan engagement consultant Mark Bradley visits Dublin’s Aviva Stadium for the Six Nations rugby union match between Ireland and France.

AMB Group, the parent company of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United FC has released a video showcasing the sustainability features at their new Mercedes-Benz stadium

Will Mann takes a look at how safe-standing facilities are becoming an increasingly prominent and important consideration for sport’s top clubs.

Simon Babes looks at the crucial factors to consider regarding match-day experience and crowd movements when a stadium construction project is on the table.