Sports

4 days ago | January 17, 2020

AIG ends NZ Rugby sponsorship

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and Major Global Sponsor American International Group, Inc. (AIG) have announced that they will ...

Top international sports business deals

Sports World in the year 2019 saw new records being created off the field with commercial deals running into billions of ...

1 month ago | December 20, 2019

Prize money forces Liverpool stars to Qatar

The Club World Cup is no stranger to controversy. Few new tournaments ever are.

Lagardère plans to sell sports agency

Lagardère, the France-based media conglomerate, has announced plans to sell 75 percent of the Lagardère Sports agency to ...

1 month ago | December 13, 2019

Barca in record turnover

FC Barcelona have presented a record turnover of €990 million (US$1,089 billion) and the goal for 2019/20 season of ...

2 months ago | December 6, 2019

Mudimu’s love for Zim remains undented

WARRIORS trusted centre back Alec Mudimu’s tale is that of a man who could have been taken out of the country when he ...

French football giants PSG to promote brand Rwanda

Following a successful partnership with Arsenal, Rwanda has now signed a deal with French football club, Paris ...

SA cricket faces showdown talks

South African cricket faces a crucial weekend ahead of separate meetings of Cricket South Africa’s board and the ...

Smoke could disrupt Australian Open

Adam Scott, Sergio Garcia, Ernie Els and other players at this week’s Australian Open could have another course hazard ...

Women’s World Cup investment payoff: Nike

Nike has partially attributed a 7 percent increase in quarterly revenues to its unprecedented investment in the 2019 ...

Agents spending hits record high

Worldwide spending on commissions to agents involved in the international transfers of players has reached a record high ...

2 months ago | November 29, 2019

Man City owner scores US$4,8bn price tag

LONDON. — Manchester City’s Abu Dhabi-controlled owner has agreed to sell a $500 million stake to US private equity firm ...

Giant golf course for Kanyemba

In the extreme northeast, along the mighty Zambezi River, where Zimbabwe, Zambia and Mozambique meet, upstream of Lake ...

Drogba eyes FA presidency

Less than two weeks ago, on November 14, Didier Drogba made it clear that he wants to become the next president of the ...

Rugby star loses US$9,5m

Israel Folou has alleged the cost of Rugby Australia cancelling his contract over his anti-gay social media posts has ...

Davis Cup prize money up

The Davis Cup final sees Canada and Spain battle it out for glory in Madrid - but how much prize money is involved?

2 months ago | November 15, 2019

Understanding business in sport

South Africa has won the World Rugby Cup again, with a black captain in the lead. Our very own Tendai, “Beast” Mtawarira ...

Silva suspended over ‘racist’ tweet

Manchester City star Bernardo Silva has been suspended for one match and fined £50 000 (US$64 000) for a “racist” tweet ...

NBA star who could have been a priest

For the first 17 years of his life, Pascal Siakam didn’t pick up a basketball much. It was just a game his older ...

Cryptocurrency for sports betting

Cryptocurrency has become a part of the fabric of society. Like sports betting, cryptocurrency has had a rapid rise ...