Business Intelligence

BOSTON: DraftKings Inc. and entertainment concept, Sports & Social, have announced a strategic relationship to create upscale Sports & Social/DraftKings sports bars across the US, beginning in the Nashville and Detroit markets, pending regulatory approvals. 

The collaboration brings together Sports & Social’s market leadership in operating dining and entertainment venues with DraftKings’ sports gaming platforms. Together, the integration forms one of the new offerings in sports betting and entertainment for DraftKings and Sports & Social fans across the US. 

Jul 30, 2021 18:07
LONDON: Royals Sports Group (Emerging Media Sporting Holdings Ltd), owners of the Rajasthan Royals IPL franchise, Friday announced that they have acquired a majority stake in the Caribbean Premier League franchise Barbados Tridents.  The two-time CPL champions will be rebranded as the Barbados Royals, a partner franchise of the Rajasthan Royals, as the Royals Sports Group seeks to expand its global presence.
Jul 30, 2021 13:07
NEW DELHI: Percept Live, a wholly owned subsidiary of Percept Limited that focuses on creating entertainment and sport IPs, is planning to list on the Indian Stock Exchange in 2025. The company is targeting over Rs 24 billion valuations in its Initial Public Offering.
Jul 30, 2021 13:07
LONDON: The ATP has partnered with three internationally acclaimed institutions to offer ATP members access to education opportunities, in line with a commitment to promoting welfare and development across its membership.
Jul 28, 2021 19:07
CHICAGO: Stats Perform, the sports tech leader in data and artificial intelligence, Wednesday confirmed the acquisition of 13 Strides, the visual content studio for sports.
Jul 28, 2021 19:07
JOHANNESBURG: The National Basketball Association Tuesday announced that former US President Barack Obama Former has bought a minority stake in the NBA’s Africa business through his Obama Foundation.
Jul 28, 2021 18:07
MUMBAI: Rajasthan Royals has elevated Jake Lush McCrum, the Indian Premier League franchise's chief operating officer, to the position of chief executive officer effective July 1. 
Jul 27, 2021 16:07
NEW YORK: The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) have signed an agreement to work together to foster diversity and equity through global initiatives promoting health and sport for everybody, everywhere.
Jul 26, 2021 20:07
MUMBAI: Madison Media has announced the acquisition of Kolkata-based full service digital agency Crow’s Nest. Crow’s Nest was founded 14 years ago by Samrat Mukherjee. Under the arrangement, Crow’s Nest will fully integrate with Madison Digital and operate as Madison Digital Kolkata with Mukherjee reporting to Vishal Chinchankar, chief executive officer, Madison Digital.
Jul 26, 2021 18:07
NEW DELHI: Japanese apparel retailer UNIQLO, which launched a “transitional service” e-commerce operation in the country in October 2020, expects 15% of its total sales to come from online sales “in due course”. UNIQLO entered India in 2019 through the single brand FDI retail route. 
Jul 26, 2021 16:07
MUMBAI: As Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) gears up to embrace its "Vision 3.0", it has revamped its organisational structure, making several leadership changes. These changes are effective immediately.