Soccer - 04 Mar 2021 - Media
The Israel Professional Football Leagues is to pursue the creation of an over-the-top subscription platform, a possibility indicated to GlobalData Sport by IPFL chief executive Nicolas Lev eight months ago, after domestic bids failed to meet the reserve price.
Basketball - 03 Mar 2021 - Sponsorship
Octagon, the international sports marketing and talent management agency, has merged its basketball player representation operations in Europe into a single body as it looks to consolidate its influence in the sport worldwide.
Soccer - 03 Mar 2021 - Legal
BeIN Sports, the international pay-television broadcaster, has been granted an injunction in Turkey against domestic soccer giants Fenerbahce's breach of its intellectual property.
Soccer - 03 Mar 2021 - Media rights
TNT Sports, the pay-television sports broadcaster owned by US media giant WarnerMedia, and SBT, the commercial network, are set to show European soccer’s Uefa Champions League in Brazil for the next three years.
Conferences - 03 Mar 2021 - Events
SportAccord, the annual world sport and business summit, is set to be delayed until October because of travel restrictions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Rugby union - 03 Mar 2021
The next edition of the Women’s Rugby World Cup, scheduled to take place in New Zealand in September and October this year, has been recommended by World Rugby to be postponed to 2022 instead.
Business - 02 Mar 2021 - Clubs & teams
Chiliz, the blockchain-based fan engagement platform, is eyeing partnerships with major US sports franchises after opening an office in New York and planning to invest $50 million in the country.
Soccer - 02 Mar 2021 - Sponsorship
AIA, the pan-Asian insurance company, has extended its title sponsorship of the Singapore Premier League, the country's top-tier soccer competition.
Soccer - 02 Mar 2021 - Media rights
Italian soccer’s top-tier Serie A has called a new virtual assembly for Thursday to address pressing issues including the award of domestic broadcasting rights for next season onwards.