Rugby union - 16 Sep 2021
United Rugby Championship, the organiser of the revamped Europe-based rugby union clubs competition, has launched a new global streaming service through a collaboration with Irish public-service broadcaster RTE.
Tennis - 16 Sep 2021 - Sponsorship
Betway, the international online betting operator, has been named as a sponsor to the upcoming European Open, an event on tennis’ ATP Tour.
16 Sep 2021
DAZN, the international over-the-top subscription platform, could be interested in purchasing a stake of BT Sport, the pay-television sports business owned by BT Group, the prominent UK telecoms firm, its chairman Kevin Mayer said yesterday.
Tennis - 16 Sep 2021
Discovery, the US media giant, has struck an exclusive decade-long rights deal across Europe for tennis’ Laver Cup, the annual men's team competition contested by Europe and the rest of the world, between 2021 and 2030, through its continental subsidiary Eurosport.
Athletics - 16 Sep 2021
The Swiss-based Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), has upheld the four-year suspension of former athletics coach Alberto Salazar for a series of doping violations after a lengthy appeal process.
Soccer - 15 Sep 2021
Uefa, European soccer’s governing body, has expanded and extended the commercial partnership that covers its various club competitions with Topps, the USA-based trading card company.
Tennis - 15 Sep 2021
Nine Network, the Australian commercial broadcaster, has secured exclusive broadcast rights to the next three editions of tennis’ US Open grand slam tournament, meaning it now holds rights to all of the sport's four annual grand slams.
Rugby union - 15 Sep 2021 - Events
The South African Football Association has expressed an interest in hosting this year’s soccer Fifa Club World Cup after Japan pulled out.
Ice hockey - 15 Sep 2021 - Media rights
Nordic Entertainment Group, the European media giant, has strengthened its long-term partnership with the NHL after today acquiring rights to the top North American ice hockey league in Poland until 2026.