COLOGNE: The Central European division of Universal Music Group (UMG) have announced a multi-year partnership with ESL Gaming, the world’s biggest eSports company that will be managed out of UMG’s Berlin headquarters.

The aim of the agreement is to exclusively help Universal discover and promote new artists through ESL’s global tournaments and channels. In an industry first, UMG will partner with ESL to create the ultimate destination for gaming and music fans alike to experience the official soundtrack of the world’s esports leagues and tournaments. 

Jul 06, 2022 16:07
MUMBAI: Sportz Interactive (SI), the Mumbai-based digital sports fan engagement solutions provider, which began operations in 2002, turns 20 on July 10.
Jul 05, 2022 17:07
MUMBAI: Garmin India, a unit of Garmin Ltd., has on-boarded Indian triathlete Kaustubh Radkar as a brand ambassador of Garmin’s fitness segment. 
Jul 05, 2022 17:07
BENGALURU: Alyal Samal and Ashis Kumar Parida, final-year B.Tech students at NIT Rourkela, Odisha, have been declared the global winners in the ‘Football Hackathon– Data-Driven Players Performance Assessment’.  In addition, the team formed by graduated Andalusian engineers and mathematicians Alvaro Beltran, Sergio Cabezas, and Francisco Ruiz obtained the highest score among the participants from Spain.  
Jul 05, 2022 16:07
BENGALURU: Fintech payments company slice Tuesday announced the appointment of Sudeep Behari as its business head.  Behari has an extensive and diverse experience spanning over 16 years in the credit finance industry and thus his specialization is expected help slice to cater to a wider audience.
Jul 05, 2022 16:07
VIZAG: CricHeroes, a cricket network for grassroots cricketers, is the official scoring platform for the inaugural season of the Andhra Premier League (APL).  CricHeroes is also the official scoring platform of the ongoing Tamil Nadu Premier League.  The inaugural season of the APL will be played at the Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Stadium in Visakhapatnam from 6th – 17th July.
Jun 30, 2022 14:06
LONDON: Sports tech company Stats Perform Wednesday announced expanded capabilities in its PressBox platform that gives media a streamlined set of tools powered by AI to deliver content to fans.  Enhancements to PressBox Graphics, PressBox Live and PressBox Video enable access to data, historical context and mobile content creation on an integrated platform.
Jun 30, 2022 10:06
MUMBAI: India’s most valuable startup BYJU'S, which has just extended its Team India shirt sponsor deal with the BCCI for another 18 months (until the end of 2023), is on a major cost-cutting exercise. 
Jun 29, 2022 16:06
NEOM, Saudi Arabia: NEOM announced Tuesday a strategic partnership with McLaren Racing to become the title partner of the McLaren Formula E and Extreme E racing teams, bringing two all-electric race series' together for the first time under the banner of 'NEOM McLaren Electric Racing'.
Jun 28, 2022 18:06
LONDON: Sports data and technology company Genius Sports Limited and Clue, a leading provider of intelligence and investigations software, have launched what is claimed to be the "most comprehensive integrity intelligence platform in world sport".
Jun 27, 2022 06:06
NEW DELHI (June 07): The International Chess Federation and the All India Chess Federation have strengthened their partnership with Tech Mahindra to provide a next-generation digital fan experience by leveraging Fan Nxt.Now.