Soccer - 25 May 2022 - TV ratings
NBC, the national US network, registered its second-most-watched season in history for coverage of English soccer’s Premier League this season and set multiple viewing records.
Weightlifting - 25 May 2022 - Media rights
The European Weightlifting Federation (EWF) has agreed a long-term deal with Sportfive, the international sports marketing agency, to sell media rights for its flagship Senior European Championships.
Soccer - 25 May 2022
English soccer’s top-tier Premier League has provided the approval needed for the £4.25-billion ($5.3 billion) sale of heavyweight club Chelsea to US billionaire Todd Boehly to go through.
Basketball - 24 May 2022 - Leagues & cups
North American basketball’s NBA will next year resume its regular season fixture in Europe after today (May 24) announcing that the Chicago Bulls and Detroit Pistons will face off in Paris.
Soccer - 24 May 2022 - Sponsorship
Uefa, European soccer’s governing body, and its Team Marketing agency, have gone to market to find a new global sponsor for the Champions League to fill the package vacated by Gazprom after the partnership with the Russian oil giant was terminated earlier this year.
American football - 24 May 2022
American football’s NFL has today (May 24) announced four new International Home Marketing Areas (IHMA), territories in which NFL clubs are granted marketing, fan engagement, and commercialization rights.
Soccer - 24 May 2022 - Media rights
L’Equipe, the French free-to-air digital sports broadcaster, has acquired an extensive package of national team soccer rights from Europe’s governing body UEFA until 2026.
Soccer - 24 May 2022
The 2022 edition of the FIFA World Cup, the pinnacle of national teams soccer, will be watched by a television audience of more than 5 billion people when it takes place in Qatar at the end of the year, president of the sport's FIFA world governing body Gianni Infantino said yesterday (May 23).
Cricket - 24 May 2022
Zee Entertainment, the Indian media group, has agreed a long-term global media rights deal with the Emirates Cricket Board for the UAE T20 League, the planned short-form cricket competition in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), it has today (May 24) been announced.
Soccer - 23 May 2022 - Federations & NOCs
Soccer United Marketing (SUM), the marketing arm of Major League Soccer, has extended its commercial partnership with the Mexican Football Federation until 2028.