Business Intelligence

May 07, 2021 17:05
LONDON: Genius Sports Limited, the official data, technology and commercial partner that powers the ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media, announced Thursday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Second Spectrum, a leading provider of cutting-edge data tracking and visualization solutions, at an aggregate value of $200 million.
May 07, 2021 13:05
MUMBAI: Indian sports and entertainment power couple Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have pledged Rs 20 million of their personal funds towards Covid-19 relief and have declared they aim to raise Rs 70 million via a fundraiser #InThisTogether.
May 07, 2021 13:05
PARIS: The Winners of the 2021 Laureus World Sports Awards have been unveiled at a digital awards ceremony from Seville, Spain. Among the highlights were a fourth Laureus Award for Rafael Nadal and second Laureus Award for Naomi Osaka and the Bayern Munich football team. Lewis Hamilton was recognised for his social activism, and Liverpool FC’s Mo Salah received the Laureus Sporting Inspiration Award.
May 06, 2021 19:05
IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE suspension of the Indian Premier League, with the BCCI having had time to introspect, board president Sourav Ganguly has admitted that "travelling between cities could have caused the breach in the IPL's biosecure bubble".  
May 06, 2021 17:05
MADRID: After more than 20 years working at Dorna Sports as a commercial managing director, Pau Serracanta departs his role "to take on fresh challenges", the MotoGP promoter company announced.
May 06, 2021 17:05
LONDON: The FIA and Discovery have agreed a long-term partnership for the promotion of the FIA Electric GT Championship launching in 2023. Discovery, the global media group, was appointed by the FIA with its subsidiary, Eurosport Events, winning a competitive tender process to become the worldwide promoter of the FIA Electric GT Championship.
May 06, 2021 17:05
LONDON: UTMB Group – a major player in trail running which has led the sport’s development for the last 18 years – has joined forces with The Ironman Group to boost the sport’s international development and, together, will launch the world’s ultimate trail-running circuit: the UTMB World Series. 
May 04, 2021 00:05
NEW YORK: Global market research company YouGov and gaming business media outlet Business of Esports have announced a new partnership, making YouGov the Business of Esports' exclusive research and data analytics partner. With the partnership, YouGov will become an official sponsor of the weekly Business of Esports livestream and provide proprietary esports and gaming industry insights to be included in the show.
May 03, 2021 06:05
MUMBAI: Finally a sane voice that offers a clear and unambiguous proposition on how the Indian Premier League should be delivered at a time when the country is confronting the worst health crisis in its independent history.
May 03, 2021 05:05
MUMBAI: Mogae Media, an integrated marketing and communications investments company owned by media and advertising veteran Dr Sandeep Goyal, has acquired a controlling stake in Rediffusion and its sister concern Everest Advertising for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will now be merged under the Mogae brand and will not function as a separate entity.