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MUMBAI: Royals Sports Group-owned franchise Rajasthan Royals have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The University of the West Indies (UWI) for both the parties to work together to co-create specialized educational courses for budding sports scholars from across the world. 

Sep 18, 2023 19:09
Everton has been sold to 777 Partners, with the US private equity firm buying out Farhad Moshiri's 94.1% stake in the struggling Premier League club in a deal reportedly worth more than £550 million ($685m). The Miami-based investment fund declared on Friday it had signed an agreement with the British-Iranian billionaire to acquire his stake in Everton. 
Sep 18, 2023 19:09
Former Indian cricket team captain Sourav Ganguly, who announced plans to establish an integrated steel plant with his friend at Salboni in West Bengal’s Paschim Medinipur, will execute the project with the assistance of Captain Steel, a senior official confirmed to PTI.
Sep 15, 2023 20:09
NEW YORK: Nielsen, a global leader in audience measurement, data and analytics, has named Karthik Rao as CEO, effective immediately.   David Kenny, who has served as CEO since 2018, will assume the role of executive chairman.  
Sep 15, 2023 20:09
Renowned Telugu film star Akkineni Naga Chaitanya has recently acquired ownership of a motorsport racing team - Hyderabad Blackbirds (HBB).  The team, which has made its mark in the Indian Racing League, is set to participate in the inaugural season of the Formula 4 Indian Championship. This new venture is organized and promoted by Racing Promotions Private Limited (RPPL).
Sep 14, 2023 20:09
Sportswear and athleisure company Agilitas Sports, which is co-founded by former Puma India MD Abhishek Ganguly, has fully acquired Mochiko Shoes Pvt Ltd, one of India’s largest sports footwear manufacturers, for an undisclosed sum.  Mochiko Shoes makes licensed products for leading brands including adidas, Puma, New Balance, Skechers, Reebok, Asics, Crocs, Decathlon, Clarks and US Polo.
Sep 13, 2023 20:09
With an eye on the upcoming sporting season, Capri Sports has appointed Apurv Gupta as senior vice president – Contact Sports, and Chandan Roy as vice-president, Marketing. Capri Sports finished third with the UP Warriorz in the Women’s Premier League, and is now all set to get busy as the Bengal Warriors aim to produce a season to remember in the PKL’s 10th season.
Sep 12, 2023 20:09
PANAJI: Nandan Piramal has been appointed as the president of ISL franchise FC Goa.  Co-owner and former president Akshay Tandon and Ravi Pushkar will be seen in a new role, FC Goa Club announced on Monday.
Sep 12, 2023 18:09
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.: Endeavor Group Holdings, Inc. and World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. Tuesday announced the close of their previously announced agreement and the launch of TKO Group Holdings, Inc. 
Sep 08, 2023 19:09
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.: Endeavor Group Holdings, Inc. and World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. have announced they expect to close the previously announced transaction to form TKO Group Holdings, Inc. (“TKO”) on September 12.  On that date, TKO will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “TKO”.
Sep 08, 2023 18:09
United Breweries, now part of Dutch brewing firm Heineken, on Thursday announced the appointment of Vivek Gupta as managing director and CEO.  Gupta, who has joined UBL from B2B online trade platform, has also been appointed as an additional director on the board and his appointment will be effective from September 25.