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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.

Salen served as the first CFO of Etsy, where she grew the business from $895 million in gross sales to $3 billion in four years, led and executed the company's IPO offering, and built and managed its business development, strategic planning, investor relations, accounting, tax and data analytics functions.

Jul 07, 2020 16:07
SINGAPORE: Leading Asian MMA promotion ONE Championship Tuesday announced a strategic partnership with Microsoft that will harness the tech giant’s cloud to transform the digital fan experience and enhance collaboration for its employees.
Jul 06, 2020 21:07
SINGAPORE: Asia's leading MMA promotion ONE Championship (ONE), Monday announced new Q2 2020 strategic partnerships.  Partner brands include Grab and Everise, which will both work with ONE on the upcoming ‘The Apprentice: ONE Championship Edition’. 
Jun 30, 2020 18:06
SINGAPORE: After nearly four months away from the Circle, ONE Championship will resume its flagship event schedule on Friday, 31 July. ONE Championship chairman and CEO Chatri Sityodtong announced the news on his official Facebook page.
Jun 15, 2020 17:06
SINGAPORE: Leading Asian mixed martial arts promotion ONE Championship (ONE), Monday announced that it had secured $70 million in fresh funding, bringing total capital to $346 million.  ONE has also "streamlined" operations, including a 20% reduction of total worldwide headcount. ONE reportedly has 380 odd employees on its payrolls currently.  
Jun 15, 2020 17:06
SEOUL, Korea: World Taekwondo announced at the weekend that the federation was postponing the "recognition fees" owed by partners for 2020 and waiving their 2021 fees to ease financial pressures.
Jun 08, 2020 20:06
LONDON: Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor has announced his retirement for the third time in four years.  McGregor abruptly made his latest dubious declaration Sunday morning via his official twitter handle.  McGregor posted on his Twitter handle: "Hey guys I’ve decided to retire from fighting. "Thank you all for the amazing memories! What a ride it’s been!"
Jun 02, 2020 17:06
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE Monday unveiled the free version of WWE Network, the company’s digital streaming service, unlocking a vast portion of its content library with more than 15,000 titles now available for free. The Free Version of WWE Network includes:
May 15, 2020 13:05
SINGAPORE: India’s Ankiti Bose, co-founder of fashion e-commerce platform Zilingo, Asian fight sports promotion ONE Championship (ONE) as one of the 12 guest CEOs on its ambitious reality show, The Apprentice: ONE Championship Edition.  As the sports world takes a break due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, ONE will be foraying into reality content for the first time.
May 13, 2020 20:05
NEW DELHI: Resume non-contact sports like cricket and badminton behind closed doors, in few locations and with limited manpower, industry body FICCI suggested on Wednesday, as the Indian sports sector looks to get the wheels back in motion amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 12, 2020 19:05
SINGAPORE: Leading Asian fight sport promotion ONE Championship (ONE) has announced new strategic partnerships - including Xiaomi, Intel, HP and Logitech.