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Nascar Hall of Fame drivers Ray Evernham and Tony Stewart have teamed up with Bruin Sports Capital founder and chief executive George Pyne to create a new six-race, short-track motorsport series that w…

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon has become the latest major marathon to fall victim to the global Covid-19 pandemic, as organizers called off the race for only the second time in its history

Amended slate to begin July 25 with weekend of national triple headers

Move extends rapid change in stance for team on long-controversial issue

Popular fan activity has been part of team culture for nearly 30 years

Thai pay-television broadcaster TrueVisions is threatening not to show the end of the extended Thai League 1 football season, and is demanding a reduction in its rights fees for the competition

Major League Soccer suffered a fresh blow over the weekend after a scheduled game between Toronto DC and DC United at the MLS Is Back Tournament in Orlando, Florida, was postponed for the second time

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The National Hockey League is reaping the rewards of increased engagement of its international audience with a significant rise in traffic of its foreign-language digital platforms

The National Hockey League is expected to choose the Canadian markets of Edmonton and Toronto as its two hub cities in the league's 24-team, return-to-play plan in the wake of the global Covid-19 pandemic

The National Hockey League's Arizona Coyotes have appointed Xavier Gutierrez as the team's new president, chief executive, and alternate governor

The National Hockey League has announced further details of its proposed 24-team tournament this summer, with the qualifying round being a best-of-five series while all four playoff rounds will be best-of-seven.

Latest news from South America

Brazilian free-to-air commercial broadcaster SBT has acquired rights to the decisive second leg of the Campeonato Carioca football final between Flamengo and Fluminense

Top-tier Brazilian football side São Paulo has signed up insurance and benefit management consultancy Isure as a sponsor.

Brazilian sports club Corinthians Paulista has signed up sports betting company Galera Group to its sponsorship portfolio

New Zealand Rugby is considering abandoning Super Rugby and replacing it with a trans-Tasman tournament, local media has reported

Brazilian football club Ceará has signed up gambling firm EstadiumBet as its new front-of-shirt sponsor.

Sanzaar, the body which oversees Super Rugby and The Rugby Championship competitions between the South African, Australian, New Zealand and Argentinian rugby unions, is positive that the 2020 Rugby Championship…

Brazilian commercial broadcaster Globo was ordered to honour its contract with the Carioca State Championship by the Rio de Janeiro district court following an injunction being filed by the rights-holder

Brazilian football club Santos has added to its array of kit sponsors with lighting specialists Fox Lux. The brand will hold the designation of back-of-shirt sponsor at the club until June 2021