Ministry of Sport

NRL becomes the most watched sport in Australia this season

Heading into the back end of the NRL finals, the game has announced staggering figures solidifying the sport as the most watched in Australia this season. The most successful Telstra Premiership season in...

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Dallas Cowboys secure first NFL casino partnership

The National Football League’s (NFL) Dallas Cowboys have become the first American football team to partner with a casino, following last weeks historic announcement. The Cowboys have confirmed a partnership with...

Ten outlines $100 million deal for Melbourne Cup rights

Australian television service Network Ten has been named to take over Seven as the official broadcaster of the Melbourne Cup horse race at Flemington Racecourse. After much speculation last week, Ten has confirmed a...

Channel Ten secures historic deal with UFC

UFC fans are relishing the thought of having every episode of the reality tv show ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ on free-to-air television after signing an agreement with Channel 10. The historic deal will feature homegrown...

New Zealand franchise to join the Australian Baseball League

Baseball New Zealand will officially join the Australian Baseball League (ABL) as the ‘Auckland Tuatara’. Tuatara are reptiles endemic to New Zealand and is the country’s oldest surviving species. Former Major...

WSL returns to NIAS Indonesia after 20-year hiatus

After an almost 20-year hiatus, The World Surf League (WSL) has arrived back on the beautiful Indonesian Island of Nias for the Nias Pro Men’s and Women’s Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 event. It was the year 2000 that...

Holden and Sharni Layton a driving force for girls in sport

In an effort to inspire girls of all ages to give sport a go and realise their sporting potential, star netballer Sharni Layton in partnership with Holden Australia, is calling on sporting clubs across Australia to...

Sydney Kings now under new ownership structure

The Sydney Kings today announced a new ownership structure that sets up the club for an exciting era amid the growth surge of Australian basketball. The new structure will see Total Sport and Entertainment (TSE) assume...