Soccer - 17 Sep 2021
Manchester United, the giants from English soccer’s top-tier Premier League, suffered a loss in revenue of £14.9 million ($20.4 million) during the 2020-21 financial year, and also saw their net loss for those 12 months come to £92.2 million, up from £23.2 million the year before.
Basketball - 17 Sep 2021 - Media rights
The ACB, the organiser of the top Spanish basketball league, has secured broadcast deals in 117 countries across four continents for its new cycle ahead of the start of the 2021-22 season this weekend.
Soccer - 17 Sep 2021 - Media rights
L’Equipe, the French digital sports broadcaster, will show the latter stages of the Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana, the South American soccer’s clubs competitions after acquiring domestic rights.
Rugby union - 17 Sep 2021 - Media rights
Rugby Europe, the continental governing body for rugby union, has unveiled multiple broadcasters and sponsors for this weekend’s inaugural Super Cup, the annual clubs competition.
Olympics - 17 Sep 2021
Kathy Carter, the newly-installed head of the organising committee for the Los Angeles 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games, has said both events will be delivered on time and on budget.
Rugby union - 17 Sep 2021
World 12s, the organiser of the recently announced short-form rugby tournament, has the finances in place to bring the competition to fruition and has set Eddie Jones, the head coach of the England rugby union team, as its main target for involvement, it has been reported.
Rugby union - 16 Sep 2021
United Rugby Championship, the organiser of the revamped Europe-based rugby union clubs competition, has launched a new global streaming service through a collaboration with Irish public-service broadcaster RTE.
Tennis - 16 Sep 2021 - Sponsorship
Betway, the international online betting operator, has been named as a sponsor to the upcoming European Open, an event on tennis’ ATP Tour.
16 Sep 2021
DAZN, the international over-the-top subscription platform, could be interested in purchasing a stake of BT Sport, the pay-television sports business owned by BT Group, the prominent UK telecoms firm, its chairman Kevin Mayer said yesterday.
Tennis - 16 Sep 2021
Discovery, the US media giant, has struck an exclusive decade-long rights deal across Europe for tennis’ Laver Cup, the annual men's team competition contested by Europe and the rest of the world, between 2021 and 2030, through its continental subsidiary Eurosport.