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Nov 30, 2020 13:11

JioGames hosts 27-day tourney, partners Clash Royale

NEW DELHI: Reliance Jio’s gaming arm JioGames has partnered with Battle Royale game Clash Royale to host a 27-day gaming tournament that kick-started at the weekend.

The 27-day tournament, being held between 28 November and 25 December, is geared for gamers across all levels - beginners, amateurs, and professionals, JioGames…

Nov 30, 2020 12:11

PKL 8 postponed; Star assures '21 return 'once it's safe to resume'

MUMBAI: Pro Volleyball League, Premier Badminton League... And now the Pro Kabaddi League. It was always on the cards and PKL's majority stakeholder Star India has finally made it official. PKL's eighth season has been postponed to 2021, with the assurance that the league will return "once it's safe to resume". 

For the record…

Nov 27, 2020 20:11

PBL 6 put off; SportzLive looks to May-Jul '21 window for tourney

NEW DELHI: The organisers of the Premier Badminton League Friday cancelled PBL's sixth edition, making official what was always on the cards in what has been a chaotic year for sports in general.

Nov 27, 2020 17:11

Hero MotoCorp appoints Michael Clarke as COO


NEW DELHI: Hero MotoCorp appointed global mobility expert Michael Clarke to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer (COO), with the additional role of Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). 

Based out of India, Mike will join Hero MotoCorp effective January 1, 2021 and report to Dr. Pawan Munjal, Chairman…

Nov 27, 2020 17:11

Amazon Prime Video sub-licenses NZC part rights to FanCode

MUMBAI: Digital sports platform FanCode has collaborated with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) and Amazon Prime Video to exclusively live stream all NZC international matches in India for the current season (November 2020 - March 2021). 

Starting with the West Indies tour of New Zealand on 27th November, all the NZC matches across…

Nov 27, 2020 17:11

'ADHM 2020 will unite people of India': Abhinav Bindra

NEW DELHI: India's only individual Olympic Gold medallist Abhinav Bindra, who is the event ambassador of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2020, expressed during a media conference on Friday that the event will bring people together in India. 

The event is set to be held on Sunday, 29 November. While the Elite runners will be at…

Nov 27, 2020 17:11

Fast&Up extends as Odisha FC hydration partner for 2nd yr

MUMBAI: Leading sports nutrition brand Fast&Up has announced their association with Odisha FC for the 2020-21 edition of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL). 

This is the second successive year where Fast&Up will remain the official nutrition partner of the team. 

Nov 27, 2020 17:11

Jaguar Racing unveil new car ahead of Formula E season 7

WHITELY, UK: Jaguar Racing have revealed their brand-new electric race car, the Jaguar I-TYPE 5, in a virtual launch 50 days before season seven of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.

Nov 27, 2020 17:11

Premier League, EA SPORTS launch 2020/21 ePremier League

LONDON: The Premier League and Electronic Arts are launching the third season of ePremier League. The EA SPORTS FIFA 21 Global Series competition gives UK-based players the chance to win the ePremier League title for their favourite club.

Registration for this year’s competition opens at 5pm GMT on Thursday 3 December at e.…

Nov 27, 2020 16:11

ATN acquires Canada b'cast rights for more intl cricket

TORONTO: Asian Television Network International Limited (ATN), Canada's largest South Asian broadcaster and pioneer broadcaster of cricket, announced Friday that it has acquired exclusive Canadian broadcast rights for Cricket West Indies, New Zealand Cricket and Lanka Premiere League 2020.

The current season will start with…