NRI: Cancelling Tokyo Olympics would cost Japan $17bn

The Nomura Research Institute (NRI) has estimated that cancelling the upcoming Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics would cost Japan 1.81 trillion yen, the equivalent of...

Germany states Track Championships ‘not possible’ following journalist arrest

The German Cycling Federation (BDR) has confirmed that no German athletes will participate in the upcoming European Track Championships in Minsk, following the arrest...

Matchroom enlists Dafabet as World Pool Masters sponsor

Matchroom Sports has recruited online sports betting operator Dafabet as the title sponsor of the World Pool Masters, one of its flagship cue games...

PVF renews data rights arrangement with Statscore

The Polish Volleyball Federation (PFV) has renewed its partnership with Statscore, with an emphasis on data-driven content creation for fans of the sport. The renewal...

Blast Premier secures multiple international broadcasting deals

Esports organisation Blast Premier has secured eight media rights agreements for the 2021 season, significantly expanding its global audience. Blast has stated that the multiple...

PSG hails Betway renewal as ‘most significant date’ in club’s esports...

International online sportsbook Betway has renewed its collaboration with French football giants Paris Saint-Germain’s (PSG) esports team, PSG.LGD. The partners first began working together in...

Tokyo 2020 confirms international spectator ban

The organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have confirmed that international sports fans will not be allowed to attend the rescheduled event. Citing the ongoing...

Former Olympic rowers secure 2021 Boat Race crypto-sponsorship deal

The 2021 Boat Race between Oxford and Cambridge Universities will be sponsored by cryptocurrency exchange Gemini, a firm founded by two former Olympic Rowers. Tyler...

IOC sets date for Tokyo spectator confirmation

The organisers of the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics have set a date as to when it will be confirmed whether spectators can attend the...

Genius expands client base with Lega Volley sign-up

Genius Sports Group has made another addition to its burgeoning list of clients via an agreement with Italy's Lega Volley. The agreement with the Italian...