English counties offer to host remainder of IPL season

A small group of counties in England have set plans in motion to offer to host the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL),...

Genius Sports to acquire Second Spectrum in $200m transaction

Continuing its expansion as a newly NYSE-listed enterprise, Genius Sports has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire data tracking and visualisation company Second...

IOC and Pfizer agree deal for Tokyo Olympic athletes

Athletes competing in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have been given a boost after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) agreed a deal with American...

FGR: Betting sponsorships are ‘abuse’ of football

Forest Green Rovers FC has become the debut English professional football club to join calls for a ban on gambling sponsorships. Partnering with the Gambling...

World Skate pens Mediapro commercial contract ahead of Tokyo 2020 debut

The organisational body for roller sports, World Skate, has entrusted the Mediapro agency and production group to market its events. With skateboarding set to make...

Premier League collaborates with Oracle for advanced data insights

The Premier League has tapped American multinational technology firm Oracle to enhance advanced player performance data and statistics to be used in live broadcasts...

New York Giants inks first crypto-focused NFL partnership

The New York Giants has become the first National Football League (NFL) franchise to enlist a cryptocurrency partner, following an agreement inked with Bitcoin-focused...

Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland makes Hyperice investment

Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland has joined recovery technology company Hyperice as an athlete ambassador and investor, marking the Bundesliga star’s first equity stake...

Serie A postpones vote on second rights package amid Sky appeal

Lega Serie A has postponed the vote to assign a second package of domestic rights to the Italian top-flight amid Sky Italia’s legal dispute. The...

Premier League exploring NFTs as potential revenue source

The Premier League is exploring the possibility of capitalising on Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) as a new stream of revenue for its clubs, according to...