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Kenichiro Yoshida, chief executive of Sony Corporation, expects the long-awaited merger between India’s Sony Pictures Networks and Zee Entertainment Enterprises to close by September this year.

US sports broadcaster ESPN is reportedly planning to launch a new streaming service as a standalone subscription-based live sports package

The first four months of 2023 brought record TV viewership for women’s sport in the UK, according to the Women’s Sport Trust. Citing data from Futures Sport & Entertainment, the Trust said 20.6 m

Climate campaigners have urged rights-holders to cut ties with car manufacturers Toyota and BMW after branding their raft of sponsorship deals as "greenwashing"

TelevisaUnivision has announced a slew of Spanish language media rights in the United States, including the next Super Bowl, Copa América 2024 and top Uefa club competitions.

Global sports streaming service and media company DAZN has made its first major investment in India by striking a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Telangana, amid recent efforts…

Global sports and entertainment investment company Bruin Capital has acquired a majority interest in catering, food service and event company Proof of the Pudding

Sports retail company Fanatics has made its first major inroad into the betting market by agreeing a deal to acquire the US operation of global sports betting company PointsBet. The $150m (€137.9

Experienced industry executive Seamus O’Brien has made a dramatic comeback to the sharp end of the sports business sector after being appointed as president of Sportfive’s Asia-Pacific business.

Pete Distad, senior director of video and sports at Apple, is reportedly stepping down from his role after almost a decade with the technology company

Pay-television broadcaster Sky is launching its first online sports merchandise shop following a tie-up with Fanatics

Fanatics has named Krishna Rao as the new chief financial officer of Fanatics Commerce, the company's vertical that focuses on digital and physical licensed sports merchandise

French media group L'Équipe has acquired rights to the this year's Fifa Under-20 World Cup and World Rugby Under-20 Championship in separate deals with football and rugby union’s world governing bodies.

Walt Disney Company has posted a 7-per-cent reduction in linear networks revenue for the most recent quarter due to falls across both domestic and international channels, as ESPN’s streaming service, E…

Twenty First Group, the UK-based sports consultancy and data intelligence company, has unveiled a ranking of sports products that it says “stimulates debate about the health of sport today and how it c…

Sports rights-holders often have little to no idea about the origin of the money they are accepting from private equity funds, a new 90-page SportBusiness report has found.

Sports data and betting services company Sportradar has reported revenue of €207.6m ($228.1m) for the first quarter of 2023, a 24-per-cent increase on the same period in 2022.