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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 22, 2021 18:07
THE ANGER THAT HAS STEADILY BEEN BUILDING UP against the legacy officials of SC East Bengal over their refusal to sign the final agreement that would officially transfer operational and executive power to the 100-year-old club's investor Shree Cement unravelled into open confrontation on Wednesday.
Jul 20, 2021 19:07
CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) has entered into a three-season agreement with sports integrity solutions provider Sportradar. The league had run into controversy after the 2019 edition concluded when allegations of match-fixing in the tournament surfaced.
Jul 20, 2021 18:07
NEW DELHI: Entrepreneur Raj Kundra, currently in the custody of the Mumbai police for allegedly producing and broadcasting pornographic films online, Tuesday announced the launch of a media agency - ClearCom Media.  ClearCom Media will be operating in the cinema advertising, events, digital marketing, influencer marketing, event PR and in-film branding space, an official release states. 
Jul 20, 2021 18:07
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Monday restrained the unauthorised broadcast of the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics by several rogue websites, multi-system operators and local cable operators.
Jul 13, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has moved the Bombay High Court seeking the enforcement of an arbitral order against his former management companies that the former Team India cricket captain claims compensates him with over Rs 350 million.
Jul 08, 2021 20:07
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council Thursday announced that chief executive Manu Sawhney will leave the organisation with immediate effect.  Geoff Allardice will continue as acting CEO supported by the leadership team working closely with the ICC board.  The development comes months after Sawhney was suspended after an internal review, which was conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
Jul 03, 2021 11:07
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is loosening its restrictions on protests and rules against "athlete expression" for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.  Participants at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics will have more opportunities for expressing themselves but would be disqualified or stripped of medals if they engage in social activism in areas and manners other than those permitted.
Jun 30, 2021 19:06
MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court has pronounced its verdict on the challenges filed by television broadcasters against Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's (TRAI) New Tariff Order (NTO) 2.0. While upholding the constitutional validity of NTO 2.0, it has struck down the crucial second part of the TRAI order, deeming its provisions to be "arbitrary". 
Jun 25, 2021 16:06
NEW YORK: Sportradar, a leading global provider of sports betting and sports entertainment products and services, Thursday announced the launch of emBET, an industry-first product that integrates live betting content into OTT streaming in real-time. 
Jun 21, 2021 10:06
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India has decided to form a committee to look into compensating Indian domestic cricketers for loss of income suffered in the 2020 and 2021 seasons due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  The decision was taken Sunday at the BCCI's 8th apex council meeting (emergent meeting).