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Hedge fund billionaire immediately begins making his mark on the franchise

US stock car racing series Nascar has announced a multiyear sports betting partnership with WynnBET, which has been designated an authorized gaming operator of the organization

Jim Richerson has succeeded Suzy Whaley as PGA of America president after being elected for a two-year term at a virtual annual meeting.

The Learfield IMG College agency has teamed up with video game developer Electronic Arts to create Level Next, a new intercollegiate esports league

Leading US radio network Entercom has agreed a six-year partnership with online gaming company FanDuel, which has been designated the official sportsbook of the organization's sports broadcast stations…

Streaming service called "the opposite of Quibi" in earnings call

The University of New Mexico athletics department has announced a three-year extension of its uniform and apparel partnership with Nike through the 2022-23 athletic year.

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Global telecommunications company Verizon has signed a multiyear, multi-faceted partnership with the National Hockey League, which has a focus on 5G cellular network connectivity.

The NHL wants to enlist fans who will act as content creators and ambassadors for the league as it ramps content to its fans in China

The National Hockey League has struck a partnership with New York-based Roman, which has been designated the official digital men’s health clinic of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs and Finals.

The National Hockey League has struck a multiyear partnership with food and beverage company Nestlé Canada, which names KitKat the official chocolate of the league in Canada.

Latest news from South America

The Peruvian Football Federation (FPF) has put new legislation in place to sell the broadcast rights to the country’s top-tier Liga 1 collectively.

Brazilian commercial broadcaster Rede Bandeirantes has held negotiations with the Dentsu agency about acquiring rights to the 2021 edition of the Copa América tournament, it has been reported.

IMG has appointed the director of the Rio Open, Luiz Procopio Carvalho, as its new vice-president of tennis events, with the executive agreeing a contract that will allow him to continue to run the Brazilian…

Pay-television broadcaster Fox Sports has warned that it will use “all measures” at its disposal, including “legal and judicial action” following the termination of its rights agreement for Argentina’s Primera D…

Brazilian media group Globo has threatened to take action against Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A club Athletico Paranaense after the club sold pay-per-view rights to Sunday’s match using the controversial P…

Argentinian football rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate have both signed up Spanish ridesharing company Cabify as a sponsor

Electric off-road motorsport series Extreme E has confirmed the calendar for its inaugural season in 2021, which will start six weeks later than planned and feature a race in Patagonia after plans for…

Brazilian commercial broadcaster Rede Bandeirantes has settled a four-year debt with media group Globo for rights to the top tier of Brazilian domestic football. A final R$10m (€1.5m/$1.8