The Committee of Administrators, established earlier this year by India’s Supreme Court to oversee the implementation of new governance rules at the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), has asked for three of the sporting governing body’s office bearers to be removed.Read on
In this week's China sports industry round-up: China’s Gao family now owns majority stake in Southampton FC; Wanda and LeEco – two firms heavily invested in China’s sports industry – singled out for criticism; World Snooker has committed to a 10-year digital rights deal with Rigour Media.Read on
BT Sport's coverage of this season's Uefa Champions League final was arguably the most ambitious deployment yet of virtual reality in sport. With hardware sales soaring, production values improving and cost decreasing, Richard Welbirg asks if VR's time has finally come.Read on
BeIN Media Group, the Qatari broadcaster, has hit out angrily at media reports suggesting beIN Sports channels are being blacked out in the Middle East and North Africa as a consequence of the Saudi Arabia-led economic blockade of Qatar. Frank Dunne and Robin Jellis report.Read on
While it may be tempting to see the Uefa Europa League as a property in the shadow of the mighty Champions League, Europe’s ‘second’ trophy is emerging as a brand in its own right with a broad footprint and scheduling that is proving attractive for sponsors and broadcasters. Kevin Roberts reports.Read on
LaLiga, which operates Spain’s top two football divisions, is taking innovative steps in its efforts to protect the integrity of the game at home and abroad
As Turkmenistan prepares to host the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in September we capture the growing excitement among organisers, volunteers and, of course, athletes.
SportBusiness International speaks to Simon Denyer, founder and chief executive of Perform Group, about the philosophy of the company as it celebrates its 10th anniversary.
Sport in focus: Motorsport
With governments, manufacturers and consumers opening up to electric, motorsport is already preparing for a post-petrol and diesel age. Andy Fry reports.
SpeedMachine, the new Silverstone rallycross motorsport festival from WME | IMG, mixes the best of cars, music and food. Ben Cronin asks if there is an appetite for this kind of event.
Force India's deal with Sport Bible could be a precursor to Formula One establishing a new relationship with social media. Andy Fry finds out more.
MotoGP is the latest sports property to launch its own esports competition mixing virtual and real-life encounters. Sport Business International finds out more.