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LAUSANNE: World Table Tennis, the new commercial arm of the International Table Tennis Federation, has entered into a broad, long-term strategic partnership with IMG agency.

The extensive alliance, which commences in January 2021, includes global media rights development and distribution, production oversight of WTT events, betting data and streaming rights for IMG Arena, non-exclusive sponsorship representation, as well as the general mandate to grow the sport of table tennis globally.

Jul 08, 2020 19:07
NEW DELHI: The capital-based Sudeva Moonlight FC is officially the first among the three clubs that had picked up documents for direct corporate entry into the upcoming season of the Hero I-League to submit its bid. The other two clubs that picked up bid papers are Sreenidhi FC (Visakhapatnam) and Ryntih SC (Shillong). 
Jul 08, 2020 18:07
OLATHE, Kan.: Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., Tuesday announced the expansion of its solar charging technology to its Instinct, fēnix 6 and 6S, and tactix Delta adventure smartwatches.
Jul 08, 2020 17:07
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE Monday announced the appointment of Kristina Salen as chief financial officer reporting directly to WWE chairman & CEO Vince McMahon, effective August 3.
Jul 08, 2020 17:07
LONDON: Silva International Investments Monday announced the formation of a new digital company called WE DO Digital Solutions Ltd which will deliver a range of web, digital and technology services to businesses across the worlds of sport and entertainment.
Jul 07, 2020 17:07
MUMBAI: Leading Indian sports technology company Dream Sports, with brands such as Dream11, FanCode, DreamX and DreamSetGo in its portfolio, has been ranked 7th in India’s Great Mid-size Workplaces 2020 by the Great Place to Work Institute, making it the only sports tech company to be featured in the list.
Jul 06, 2020 19:07
MUMBAI: Uday Shankar, president of Walt Disney Company, APAC, and chairman, Star & Disney India, has said "the market is not ready to support and sustain the IPL 2020 with the same fervour and gusto in the current economic environment," according to a report in ET Now.
Jul 02, 2020 20:07
MUMBAI: Facebook has brought on board Paras Sharma, Francis Jose and Manohar Hotchandani beef up its growing partnership team in India.  With an overall aim for driving better value for business partners, these new additions with extensive experience in technology, telecom, media and entertainment, will help lead strategic partnerships and initiatives to support Facebook’s continued growth in India. 
Jul 02, 2020 20:07
JAIPUR: Indian Premier League franchise Rajasthan Royals has partnered with the Board of Control for Cricket In India (BCCI) to offer sports marketing courses for all the players who have played in the IPL.
Jul 02, 2020 17:07
MONACO: World Athletics has published its four-year Strategic Plan, designed to harness the power and accessibility of athletics to drive growth in the sport and create a healthier and fitter world.
Jul 01, 2020 18:07
MUMBAI: Uday Shankar, president, The Walt Disney Company (Asia Pacific) and chairman, Star & Disney India, on Tuesday said that COVID pandemic and the China-India face-off have led to a “perfect storm". And that his network would have to "figure out a different monetisation model" for the Indian Premier League (IPL) IF the growing demand for a boycott of Chinese companies was acted upon by the government.