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Overwatch League and Twitter form content partnership

American based Overwatch League has signed a multi-year deal with Twitter to publish game highlights and to live stream rounds on the social media platform. The Overwatch League follows the model of traditional North...

Adidas crack Fortune Magazine’s Change the World list

The German sportswear giant, Adidas, has been named in Fortune Magazine’s Change the World list. Adidas has focused their efforts on cutting down its use of new plastic over the last few years, by using recycled ocean...

Manchester City uses AI smart band to innovate fan engagement

Swedish startup, Turnpike Group, has launched an artificial intelligence-powered (AI) wearable smart band, to provide Manchester City fans with exclusive content. Fantom, the wearable smart band, will fetch around A$100...

DAZN looks to the future with Ronaldo

Perform-owned sports streaming service DAZN, has managed to secure global soccer legend, Cristiano Ronaldo as its first global ambassador. The Portugal and Juventus soccer star will promote DAZN across its current live...

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...

Sport1 to Launch Dedicated Esports TV Channel in Germany

German commercial sports broadcaster Sport1 takes an opportunistic view on launching a dedicated esports channel. The network confirmed their intentions to bring esports coverage onto a traditional broadcasting...

Hisense Arena to now be known as Melbourne Arena

The Victorian Government has announced that the Hisense Arena at Melbourne Park is to shed its naming rights to be known as the Melbourne Arena. Coming just weeks before the city’s Etihad Stadium transitions to become...

UFC now worth $7 billion according to Dana White

The world of combat sports is becoming increasingly popular within the modern day sports landscape as the UFC is now worth an estimated $7 billion. In a recent interview with Anthony Robbins, UFC president, Dana White...

Land Rover the ultimate Winner at Bledisloe!

Approximately 70,000 sports fanatics witnessed ‘the kick of a lifetime’ when Chris Mitchell won himself a brand new Land Rover Discovery Sport worth approximately $65,000 on Saturday night. Chris was one of three...

Uefa uses blockchain for innovative ticket distribution

Uefa, the governing body for soccer in Europe, sold all of the tickets for the August 15th UEFA Super Cup final match between Real Madrid and Atlético de Madrid through a mobile app connected to the blockchain. The...

RAC secures naming rights for Perth Arena

Perth Arena is set to be renamed RAC Arena under a five-year deal with the McGowan Government worth about $10 million. The Wellington Street venue has historically been used to host music superstars and major sporting...

Interview with Co Founder & CEO of OVO Mobile, Matt Jones

Matt is a notorious disruptor in the telco and broadcast industry and is on a mission to bring the best entertainment services to fans, including sport, music, lifestyle, travel and more through OVO Mobile. OVO Mobiles...

La Liga looks to profit from the global football pie

La Liga’s organizing body announced on Thursday that it plans to hold regular season Spanish top-flight games in the United States in the future. European clubs and leagues have increased their presence in the United...