Boxing - 16 May 2022
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said that the events surrounding the re-election of Umar Kremlev as president of the embattled International Boxing Association (IBA) by acclamation over the weekend (May 14) reinforce existing concerns about the governance of the governing body.
Soccer - 16 May 2022
Fox, the US national network, has renewed its broadcast deal for soccer’s Canadian Premier League (CPL) national top-tier and a number of other Canadian soccer properties.
Rugby union - 13 May 2022
European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR), the organizer of the continent’s top rugby union club competitions, has finalized the appointment of Dominic McKay, an experienced top executive in the sport, as its permanent chairman until 2025.
Soccer - 13 May 2022
The 17-year-long commercial relationship between US sportswear giant Nike and Russian soccer team Spartak Moscow has been brought to an end by the brand with immediate effect.
Motorsport - 13 May 2022
DAZN, the international sports streaming service, has become the latest and arguably most significant broadcaster to acquire rights for the inaugural season of the eSkootr Championship (eSC), the international electric race scooter series debuting this year.
Soccer - 13 May 2022
Paramount, the US national network formerly known as ViacomCBS, has secured free-to-air rights across South America - with the exception of Brazil - to the 2023-26 cycle of South American soccer’s top-tier Copa Libertadores clubs competition.
Business - 13 May 2022 - Media
BT, the UK telecoms powerhouse, has dismissed claims that its new joint venture (JV) with multinational media and entertainment giant Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) in the UK and Ireland is the first step of an exit strategy from the sports market and insists it will continue to invest in rights and grow its offering.
Mixed martial arts - 13 May 2022
Eleven Sports, the international subscription-based sports broadcaster, has secured an exclusive deal for live event coverage and programming in Italy of ONE Championship, the Asian mixed martial arts promotion.