Soccer - 17 May 2022
OneFootball, the international soccer content portal, has today (May 17) announced a two-year global digital collectible licensing deal with German soccer’s top-tier Bundesliga starting in 2023.
Soccer - 17 May 2022 - Media rights
DAZN, the international sports streaming service, has agreed deals with multiple broadcasters across Europe to sub-license rights to this weekend’s UEFA Women’s Champions League (UWCL) final.
Soccer - 17 May 2022
UEFA, European soccer’s governing body, has begun the tender process to select a partner or partners for the provision of broadcast and media tribune services at the 2024 European Football Championship men’s national team tournament in Germany.
Soccer - 17 May 2022 - Leagues & cups
Apollo Global Management, the US private equity firm, is preparing an offer of $1.25 billion to invest in Mexican soccer’s top-tier Liga MX in exchange for a share in the league’s international media rights, it has been reported.
Cricket - 17 May 2022
Tom Harrison, chief executive of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) governing body, will step down from that role in June, it has been announced today (May 17).
Multi-sport games - 16 May 2022
Reckitt, a UK consumer goods manufacturer and retailer, has today (May 16) been announced as an official partner of the upcoming Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Motor racing - 16 May 2022
McLaren Racing, the motor racing arm of the British car manufacturer, will compete in the Formula E all-electric series from the start of the 2022-23 season through the acquisition of the Mercedes-EQ Team.
Soccer - 16 May 2022 - Internet
International soccer content portal OneFootball has today (May 16) announced a new streaming partnership with CONMEBOL, the South American soccer confederation.
Soccer - 16 May 2022 - Events
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC), soccer’s governing body in the region, has announced that China has pulled out of hosting duties for the 2023 Asian Cup national teams tournament due to ongoing concerns over the Covid-19 pandemic.
Boxing - 16 May 2022
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said that the events surrounding the re-election of Umar Kremlev as president of the embattled International Boxing Association (IBA) by acclamation over the weekend (May 14) reinforce existing concerns about the governance of the governing body.