Sports

13 hours ago | September 25, 2020

Organisers, IOC work to rein in Tokyo 2020 sponsors

The only thing more difficult than staging next year’s Tokyo Olympics in a pandemic might be convincing sponsors to keep ...

Racing ‘faces £300m loss’ without spectators

Racing faces a £300 million loss if spectators are not allowed to return, says the head of the Racecourse Association. ...

World’s richest sports team owners

The Mumbai Indians lost more than half of their cricket matches last year during the 11th season of the Indian Premier ...

1 week ago | September 18, 2020

EPL presents marketing opportunities

Globally, football is known to be the people’s game because to play it, all you need is the ball and something to call a ...

England stars linked with shock swap deal

England star Dele Alli is being touted as a potential makeweight as Tottenham attempt to bring former legend Gareth Bale ...

Ferrari at 1 000th Grand Prix

What keeps Ferrari ticking? Is it their drive to win Grands Prix, sell road cars, or something more? Ahead of their 1 ...

4 weeks ago | August 28, 2020

‘2021 Olympics Games on track’

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said on Tuesday that the novel coronavirus situation in Japan’s capital is improving and ...

Fake golf equipment raids across China

A huge haul of fake golf products bearing the brand names of a number of top manufacturers, including TaylorMade, Ping ...

Advertisers scramble for backup plans ahead of NFL season

With just two weeks to go before the Kansas City Chiefs and Houston Texans kick off the National Football League’s 2020 ...

Flurry of sponsorship deals ahead of IPL

There has been a surge in sponsorship deal making ahead of this year’s Indian Premier League T20 tournament, which ...

1 month ago | August 21, 2020

Brawn defends Formula One’s fastest driver list

LONDON. — Formula One managing director Ross Brawn has defended a controversial algorithm-based fastest driver ranking ...

Two players in quarantine at US Open

Argentina’s Guido Pella and Hugo Dellien of Bolivia are in risk of missing the US Open, which begins on August 31, after ...

Sportfive rolls out esports unit

The Sportfive agency has established an international esports unit, naming Eike Gyllensvärd to the newly-created ...

Olympics: Torch relay schedule intact for next year

TOKYO. — Tokyo Olympic organisers plan to follow roughly the same schedule, delayed by a year, for the nationwide torch ...

1 month ago | August 14, 2020

Liverpool receive payout

Liverpool are set to receive a record £175 million payout in prize money for winning the Premier League title. Topflight ...

Djokovic drops huge US Open hint

Novak Djokovic will play in the doubles competition at the Cincinnati Masters, dropping a big hint that he will play the ...

Welsh and World Rugby’s trailblazing women

There is no denying rugby is a sport predominantly associated with men, and it is a fact there are more men called Brett ...

EPL clubs delay prize money cuts

The 20 clubs in the English Premier League will receive all of their prize money for the 2019-20 season having agreed to ...

2 months ago | August 7, 2020

Newcastle United seeks new buyer

The takeover of Newcastle United by a Saudi Arabian-backed group appears to have collapsed this week, with the group ...

Man U, Barca, Real Madrid among top 50 valuable teams

There’s a ludicrous amount of money swishing about in football and that’s been the case for many years now.