Channel 5 and Bellator the perfect combination for UK MMA

MMA promotion Bellator is seeking to strengthen its footprint in the UK, announcing a partnership with broadcaster Channel 5.  The deal, which will see its European...

BHA temporarily halts UK horseracing following equine influenza outbreak

Horseracing body, The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has made the decision to halt all horse racing across British racecourses on Thursday 7 February following...

Everton in the Community gains SportPesa backing

Kenyan betting group SportPesa has agreed a new multi-faceted charity centric partnership alongside Premier League side Everton’s numerous community outreach programmes. Aligning with Everton in...

SPFL to be shown in 119 territories as part of new...

Scottish football has strengthened its plans for expansion, with the unveiling of a host of new overseas broadcast agreements. The announcement means that fans in the USA, Canada,...

Arsenal expands portfolio of partners with BetConstruct deal

Former Premier League winner, Arsenal FC has welcomed BetConstruct into its “family” of Official Partners. BetConstruct, a developer of gaming and betting technology with development, sales and service...

The NFL’s rapid UK progression

On February 3rd, Super Bowl LIII took place in the Mercedes-Benz Stadium of Atlanta, Georgia. The event saw Bill Belichick’s New England Patriots defeat...

ICS: Translating success into global expansion

Andrew Morgan, International Director at Independent Content Services, says that translation and transcreation are key to sports clubs expanding into global markets Sport is...

Opta Fast Player Statistics launch for Sky Bet and bet365

Perform will provide an extra level of entertainment for its customers, "even throughout a 0-0 draw", after launching its new real-time Fast Player Statistics Feed...

Scudamore’s legacy and the Premier League’s poisoned chalice

When Richard Scudamore left his role as chief executive of the Premier League at the end of 2018, it created an opportunity for someone...

Spanish Football Federation steps up integrity fight with GLMS partnership

The Global Lottery Monitoring system (GLMS) and the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has united with the objective or sharing information regarding irregular betting...