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QRL And BHP Form Community Focused Partnership

Queensland Rugby League (QRL) and world-leading resource company, BHP, will embark on a three-year community partnership to promote inclusion and diversity. A desire to develop vibrant communities and grassroots...

Netball South Australia Appoints New CEO

Former Adelaide Strikers General Manager, Bronwyn Klei, has been appointed the CEO of Netball South Australia and will be responsible for driving the league’s new strategic plan for long-term sustainability...

Aussie manufacturer teams with Supercars as Official Battery

Supercars has partnered with another Aussie icon, Century Batteries, on a multi-year deal announced at the manufacturer’s Ipswich plant this morning. The iconic blue and yellow Australian-made battery manufacturer has...

NBA Announces New 12-Team League In Africa

The NBA has revealed plans to launch the Basketball Africa League in partnership with FIBA, the sport’s global governing body. The 12-team league is expected to begin in January 2020, with the support of former US...

AFL Tickets To Rise For The First Time In Five Years

Clubs will retain the power to set their own reserved seat prices, as the cost of the cheapest tickets to the footy rises for the first time in five years. Adult general admission tickets have increased to $27, up $2...

La Trobe University Signs Five-Year Deal With Rebels

La Trobe University has committed to a five-year partnership with the Melbourne Rebels, becoming the back of jersey partner and official higher education partner of the club. The partnership will now see the...

2019, Esports First Billion Dollar Year

Having already surpassed the yearly revenues generated by the film industry and equaling revenues from traditional sports, the global esports industry is on track to achieve US$1.1 billion in revenue in 2019, according...