Cricket - 28 Jan 2021 - Media rights
ESPN, the major international sports broadcaster, has agreed an expanded five-year rights deal in USA with Cricket West Indies to show all domestic and international matches played in the country.
Motor racing - 28 Jan 2021
Electric motor racing’s Formula E today announced the second batch of races for the upcoming 2020-21 season, with events in Italy, Spain and Monaco to follow the season-openers in Saudi Arabia.
Athletics - 28 Jan 2021 - Media rights
The BBC, the UK’s public-service broadcaster, has struck a deal to show in full five events from this year’s World Athletics Indoor Tour.
Horse racing - 28 Jan 2021 - Media rights
Sports Information Services, the broadcast and betting data solutions company, has agreed a two-year rights deal for horse racing’s Saudi Cup.
Business - 28 Jan 2021 - Television
Nicklas Norrby has quit as chief executive of Discovery Nordics, a division of the US media giant that owns Eurosport.
Olympics - 28 Jan 2021 - Events
The International Olympic Committee remains focused on how the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games can be held this year rather than on whether they will take place, Thomas Bach, the organisation’s president, has insisted.
Motorcycling - 27 Jan 2021 - Sponsorship
Liqui Moly, the German automotive lubricants brand that is a prominent sponsor in motorsport, has today been named as title partner of MotoGP’s German Grand Prix until 2023 to expand its long-standing association with the competition.
Business - 27 Jan 2021 - Agency
PTI Digital, the UK-based sports and entertainment consultancy, has expanded its footprint with the opening of a new office in the Australian city of Melbourne.
Mixed martial arts - 27 Jan 2021
UFC 257, the latest edition of the mixed martial arts promotion, attracted 1.6 million individual purchases worldwide on pay-per-view, including 1.2 million on the ESPN+ streaming service, which had rights to the event in the US.
Golf - 27 Jan 2021 - Betting
FanDuel, the US fantasy sports and betting company, has announced it is to start providing real-time highlights of events from men's golf's PGA Tour to its users.