Betfair secures SBT Copa America coverage sponsorship

Coverage of the 2021 CONMEBOL Copa America on Brazilian TV broadcaster SBT will be sponsored by online gambling company Betfair. SBT is contracted to broadcast...

US Soccer and SUM bring long-running commercial alliance to an end

The US Soccer Federation and the marketing arm of Major League Soccer (MLS), Soccer United Marketing (SUM), have announced the end of the two...

UFC duo joins Stake.com brand ambassador roster

Cryptocurrency casino Stake.com has named Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) duo Alexa Grasso and Marlon Vera as the sportsbook’s newest brand ambassadors. Joining fellow mixed martial...

Santos FC joins Dafabet sponsorship portfolio

Brasileiro Série A club Santos FC has become the latest professional sports team to join Dafabet’s portfolio of sponsors. Running until 31 December 2021, the...

Atlético Mineiro taps StatsBomb for analytics offering

Clube Atlético Mineiro has struck a deal with UK-based football analytics specialists StatsBomb, to enhance the Brazilian team’s analytics department, led by Pedro Picchioni...

AFA becomes first national team to launch Socios Fan Token

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) has teamed with Chiliz, creators of Fan Tokens and the Socios.com fan engagement platform, to launch the official $ARG...

SBC appoints Bob McFarland as SVP Sales & Commercial – Americas

SBC has made a major investment into both the North American and Latin American sports betting and gaming markets with the recruitment of Bob...

Global Sports Rights Management announces 1190 Sports merger

Global Sports Rights Management (GSRM) is set to merge with Chile-based sports marketing agency 1190 Sports for the creation of a new company focused...

Chinese company donates 50,000 vaccines to CONMEBOL

CONMEBOL players competing in the Copa America will be inoculated ahead of the tournament, after Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac Biotech Ltd offered to donate...

Match fixing sanction issued to Venezuelan tennis player

Venezuelan tennis player Roberto Maytin has been banned from the sport for 14 years by the International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) for multiple breaches...