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UFC’s ESPN+ debut drives 568,000 new subscribers

UFC Fight Nights debut has come as a shot in the arm for sports OTT streaming platform ESPN+ The Walt Disney-owned US OTT sports streaming network ESPN has signed up 568,000...

Manu Sawhney named to replace Richardson as ICC Chief Executive

The International Cricket Council has today (Tuesday) announced Manu Sawhney’s appointment as the new Chief Executive Officer of the world governing body for the sport. Sawhney, the former CEO of Singapore Sports Hub...

TS Panesar steps down as Head, DSports

TS Panesar will step down from his position as the Head, DSports. Among country’s key broadcaster professional, Panesar has reportedly put in his papers...

Year 2018: Top 10 Global Sports Business Deals

If sport stars hogged limelight for their performances in the middle, the business of sports created headlines for deals worth billions of dollars –...

Arum eyes Discovery-Star tie-up, Vijender’s popularity to grab India market

Bob Arum has set his sights on the Indian market after his company Top Rank has suffered a setback in its China plans. The legendary...

ESPN launches video series ‘Beyond the Boardroom’

ESPN, the one-stop destination for sports content, has launched a video series called ‘Beyond the Boardroom’, to showcase stories depicting the powerful role sports...

Sports Business : Manchester United shares suffer 30% hit at NYSE

Manchester United, listed on the New York Stock Exchange, has lost more than £300m (€339m/$387m) of its value in the last year. The club’s share...

IPL: ESPN’s Kaustubh Jha is new KKR Marketing Head

Kolkata Knight Riders have announced the appointment of Kaustubh Jha as Head of Marketing for the Indian Premier League franchisee . Kolkata Knight Riders CEO...

ESPN+ instant hit in USA, paid subscribers reach 1 mn mark...

Walt Disney’s digital sports platform ESPN+ is an instant hit in the USA. While digital medium giants like Amazon and Facebook are consolidating their...

Kevin Durant sports business show ‘The Boardroom’ on ESPN+

National Basketball Association (NBA) star Kevin Durant’s Thirty Five Media is partnering with ESPN to create a new sports business show - ‘The Boardroom’...