Ministry of Sport

“Crowds Will Rush Back To Sport” GBE Managing And Creative Director Says

Great Big Events (GBE) managing and creative director, Greg Bowman, told Ministry of Sport he believes “crowds will rush back to sport” as soon as they are given the chance, but the dominant feeling in the...

Category - International

Serie A To Return On June 20

Italy’s top-flight soccer competition, the Serie A, is set to return from June 20, after the season was suspended in March due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. Following a meeting with Italy Prime Minister...

Premier League Returns On June 17

English soccer’s top-flight, Premier League will resume on June 17 behind closed doors after being the season was suspended on March 13 due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. Executive from the Premier League’s 20...

CVC Buys 28 Percent Share Of PRO14 Rugby

London-based private equity firm CVC Capital Partners has acquired a 28 percent share in the Guinness PRO14 rugby union competition. CVC has purchased the share from the league’s organising body, Celtic Rugby DAC, and...

The Last Dance Totals 23.8 Million Global Viewers On Netflix

Netflix has revealed The Last Dance series was watched by 23.8 million users outside of the US in its first four weeks on the global over-the-top (OTT) subscription service. The sports documentary series chronicling the...

FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 Host To Be Named In June

The FIFA Council has announced they will vote to award the hosting rights for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 on June 25, 2020. Football Federation Australia (FFA) and New Zealand Football (NZF) released a joint...

NBA Signs Multi-Year Global Partnership With Wilson

The NBA has signed a multi-year global partnership with Wilson Sporting Goods, that will see Wilson balls replace Spalding across the NBA, WNBA, G League, 2K League and Basketball Africa League, from the 2021/22 season...

New Zealand Reveals Plans For Rugby And Netball Return

The New Zealand government has unveiled its rules for when the country moves from alert level three to level two, including changes to professional and community sport that would see professional rugby and netball...