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

UFC 249 Cancelled By ESPN And Disney

UFC 249 has been cancelled after broadcaster ESPN and its owner, Disney, intervened to overrule UFC president Dana White’s plans to stage the event despite COVID-19 (Coronavirus) fears. White had recently announced the...

World Athletics Championship Officially Rescheduled To 2022

The World Athletics Championships have been rescheduled for July 2022 in response to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games being pushed back a year due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. This change now means the World...

UFC Planning International MMA Fights On An Island

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president, Dana White, is finalising plans to hold international MMA fights on an unknown island after being unable to hold any events since March 15 due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)...

US Investment Bank Could Target Australian Sporting Bargains

Los Angeles based investment bank, Park Lane, has indicated it has been in contact with a number of wealthy clients interested in buying Australian sports teams and even entire leagues. With a lot of Australian clubs...

Wimbledon 2020 Cancelled

The Main Board of the All England Club (AELTC) and the Committee of Management of The Championship (Wimbledon) have confirmed the cancellation of Wimbledon 2020 due to public health concerns linked to the COVID-19...

NFL Gets In On Esports Action During World Sport Hiatus

The National Football League (NFL) has aired its first Madden esports tournament on Fox Sports, featuring current and former NFL stars. This broadcast deal sees the NFL become the latest in a long string of sporting...

USA Rugby Files For Bankruptcy

USA Rugby has officially filed for bankruptcy due to existing financial struggles coupled with the impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Just two weeks after all professional rugby competitions in the US were suspended due...

NBA Announces Players-Only NBA2K20 Tournament On ESPN

The NBA has announced a 16-player NBA 2K20 tournament with only NBA players, to be broadcast on ESPN starting April 4. The tournament is designed to help fill the gap of live sports following the suspension or...

Tokyo Olympics New Date Confirmed

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced the Tokyo Olympic Games will now officially begin on July 23, 2021. This announcement comes after the IOC announced earlier in the month the 2020 Tokyo Olympics...