Soccer - 02 Mar 2021
The British government is set to pledge £2.8 million ($3.88 million) towards a joint bid by England, Scotland, Wales and both Northern and the Republic of Ireland to host soccer’s 2030 Fifa World Cup.
Cricket - 02 Mar 2021 - Media rights
Cricket West Indies has tied up a further multi-year broadcast rights deal, this time with Sky New Zealand for international and regional matches played in the Caribbean.
Soccer - 02 Mar 2021 - Betting
BetMGM, the online betting company, has expanded into the European soccer market in a multi-year deal with German giants Borussia Dortmund.
Basketball - 01 Mar 2021 - Sponsorship
North American basketball’s NBA has renewed its prominent marketing partnership with PepsiCo, the soft drinks and snack foods giant.
Motorcycling - 01 Mar 2021
Sport TV, the pay-television operator in Portugal, has extended its broadcast rights deal to show action from motor cycling’s FIM Motocross World Championship for a further three years.
Business - 01 Mar 2021 - Television
BT TV, the pay-television service of the UK telecoms operator, has today added Eurosport to its flexible packages for subscribers.
Rugby league - 01 Mar 2021 - Sponsorship
Rugby League World Cup 2021, the organising committee of the sport’s flagship tournament, has appointed The Value Xchange, the London-based sports and media consultancy, to support its continued sponsorship sales activity in the lead-up up to the event in England later this year.
Weightlifting - 01 Mar 2021 - Federations & NOCs
The International Weightlifting Federation has delayed its forthcoming elections as part of moves aimed at improving the administration and placating the International Olympic Committee.
Soccer - 01 Mar 2021
North America's Major League Soccer put the Sacramento franchise’s planned 2023 entrance on indefinite hold, after the team’s primary investor decided not to proceed with the acquisition of an expansion place.