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French telco Altice has acquired a 12.1-per-cent stake in UK counterpart BT, but has maintained this will not lead to a takeover offer

The Indian Olympic Association has dropped Chinese sportswear maker Li Ning as its official kit partner after a public backlash in the country

A majority of participating nations in the Southeast Asian Games are against postponing this year's event in Vietnam, with a busy sports calendar next year considered an impediment

China has accused the US of “politicising sports” after a senior US politician said the country was lobbying allies for a ‘diplomatic boycott’ of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics. Ant

The Association of Summer and Olympic International Federations said it has a “big job” on its hands when it meets with the International Olympic Committee to discuss how much revenue its federations wil…

Secondary offering arrives less than two months after company became public

The Southeast Asian Games set to be held in Hanoi, Vietnam, later this year could be delayed following a sharp rise in Covid-19 cases across the region

The European Olympic Committees (EOC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Eurovision Sport, the sports arm of the European Broadcasting Union consortium of public service broadcasters, to work…

The Infront agency has paid tribute to its long-serving director of summer sports, Mark Buttermann, who has passed away aged 59 following a battle with motor neurone disease

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Kenny Gersh, Major League Baseball executive vice president of business development. Eric and Chris also discuss the recent earnings report for Endeavor and the company’s new hospitality deal with the International Olympic Committee, the return of the United States Football League, and a major funding round for the Premier Lacrosse League.

Seiko Hashimoto, president of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee, has said that sponsors continue to support the hosting of the Games, despite reports that some Japanese backers have privately called…

The Commonwealth Games Federation Coordination Commission (CoCom) has completed its latest assessment of Birmingham, the host of the 2022 edition, concluding that the city is “fully on track to host a…

In the latest webinar from SportBusiness, our panel of experts from the Ultimate Fighting Championship, International Hockey Federation, WePlay and Agora discuss the innovations, marketing techniques and pricing strategies that will encourage modern fans to pay for sports content

Network veteran elevated after frenetic run of major rights acquisitions

Eurovision Sport, the Geneva-based sports arm of the European Broadcasting Union consortium of public service broadcasters, is working with Miami-based OTT streaming platform Streann Media on new content…

Pay-television broadcaster ESPN Nederlands will close two of its six channels and introduce a new UHD channel from August 1. The channels ESPN 5 and ESPN 6 will cease operations from that date

Malaysian pay-television broadcaster Astro, telco Telekom Malaysia (TM) and state broadcaster RTM have acquired the broadcast rights to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in a joint deal that is also understood to…