Brisbane awarded 2032 Olympic hosting rights

The Australian city of Brisbane has been formally assigned the hosting rights to the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The 138th International Olympic Committee (IOC)...

Kuehne+Nagel signs up as Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games sponsor

Global transport company Kuehne+Nagel has been designated as the official logistics providers of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games by event organisers. Following the invitation to...

Six IFs granted full recognition at ‘historic’ IOC Session

Six new International Sports Federations (IFs) were granted full International Olympic Committee (IOC) recognition at the 138th IOC Session in Tokyo, Japan. The half-a-dozen IFs...

INDYCAR and NBC Sports extend long-running rights agreement

NBC Sports and the NTT INDYCAR Series have extended their multi-year media rights arrangement. NBC Sports will continue to serve as the exclusive home of...

NFL Media recruits three new Vice Presidents to executive structure

NFL Media has appointed Angela Ellis, Sandy Nunez and Tony Cole as new Vice Presidents of the entity which comprises the NFL Network, NFL...

DraftKings seals duo of golf partnerships

DraftKings has been designated as the first betting operator of the World Golf Championships-FedEx St Jude Invitational, in addition to the first official betting...

Austrian Bundesliga prompts four-year Sky rights extension

The Austrian Bundesliga will continue to be shown on Sky for the next four years under the terms of a contract extension activated by...

Planet Sport and YorMedia combine to create new publishing giant

Planet Sport and its Leeds counterpart YorMedia Solutions have merged to create a new, single sports media company, bolstering its digital sports coverage. The deal...

Newcastle United and Premier League arbitration hearing adjourned to 2022

The arbitration hearing between Newcastle United and the Premier League has been adjourned until 2022 due to ‘issues with the disclosure of evidence’. Newcastle first...

Chelsea FC delivers Zapp sponsorship collaboration

Chelsea FC has named grocery and everyday items delivery service app Zapp as the Premier League club’s official European on-demand convenience and grocery delivery...