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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 06, 2021 13:05
MUMBAI: For more than a century, the roads of Italy have been the battle ground as the world’s greatest cyclists have gone wheel to wheel in the fight for the maglia rosa. For 2021, Eurosport and Global Cycling Network (GCN) will come together to showcase the Giro d’Italia in all its glory for fans around the world like never before.
May 04, 2021 08:05
NEW YORK: The National Football League announced Monday that Amazon Prime Video will be the exclusive home of Thursday Night Football beginning with the 2022 season. 
Apr 29, 2021 20:04
LONDON: The bodies in England overseeing cricket, rugby and tennis announced Wednesday they would be joining their counterparts in football’s weekend boycott of social media in a show of solidarity against racism and discrimination.
Apr 29, 2021 00:04
NEW DELHI: Indian esports platform Ultimate Battle (UB) has launched an independent interface on its platform for the dedicated chess community to not only play for fun, but also compete against the "best in the business".
Apr 28, 2021 20:04
LONDON: Discovery, Inc. has invested in Enduro Sports Organisation Ltd, owner and operator of the UCI recognised Enduro World Series (EWS) and EWS-E – the leading mountain bike and electric mountain bike championships.
Apr 26, 2021 19:04
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE Monday announced the appointment of Claudine Lilien as senior vice president and head of Global Sales & Partnerships.  Lilien, who previously held senior leadership roles across FOX Corp., FOX Sports and FOX Networks Group, will report to Stephanie McMahon, WWE promoter Vince McMahon's daughter and the media and entertainment company's chief brand officer.
Apr 26, 2021 19:04
SAN FRANCISCO: Four-time Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles has signed up with Gap Inc’s Athleta brand for a new apparel partnership, ending an almost six-year deal with Nike Inc.
Apr 23, 2021 17:04
LONDON: The Professional Triathletes Organisation (PTO) Friday announced that it has appointed IMG to assist in distributing global media rights for the PTO’s flagship event - The Collins Cup in addition to future PTO owned events for the next three years.
Apr 22, 2021 18:04
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will partner with five International Sports Federations (IFs) and game publishers to produce the Olympic Virtual Series (OVS), the first-ever, Olympic-licensed event for physical and non-physical virtual sports.
Apr 21, 2021 16:04
LAUSANNE: With less than eight months to go for the 15th edition of the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) in Abu Dhabi (UAE), the official logo of the competition was Tuesday unveiled in the capital of the United Arab Emirates.