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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…

160over90, the marketing services arm of sports and entertainment group Endeavor, has announced a strategic investment and partnership with Obsidianworks, the marketing agency founded by actor and producer…

Overall confidence among European sponsorship professionals has dipped in the last month, reflecting “ongoing challenges in overcoming the Covid-19 pandemic”, according to the tenth edition of the Eur…

Newly public company reverses big pandemic-fueled loss to small net gain

The Paris 2024 organising committee says it is “on track” to hit two-thirds of its €1.1bn ($1.3bn) sponsorship target by the end of 2021, despite the ongoing difficulty of the Covid-19 pandemic. S

Sports streaming technology company Deltatre has added new fan engagement functionality to its Diva OTT video player