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May 11, 2021 16:05

AFC postpones Women’s Asian Cup 2022 qualifiers draw

KUALA LUMPUR: The Asian Football Confederation Tuesday decided to postpone the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 Qualifiers Draw, originally scheduled for May 27 in the Malaysian capital, until further notice.

Taking into careful consideration the current challenges and logistical arrangements, the AFC agreed that the…

May 11, 2021 16:05

Players will not miss England fixtures to play in IPL: ECB


MUMBAI: Even as some worthies within the world's richest and most powerful cricket board throw around possible windows to hold the remainder of the Indian Premier League, seemingly without considering the international itinerary's in other countries, comes the first pushback from their counterparts in England. 

May 11, 2021 16:05

Bio-bubble breaches sourced to IPL move to Delhi, A'bad

MUMBAI: Truth will out. Too late for the men who matter in the world's richest and most powerful cricket board though. Days after the BCCI was forced to indefinitely suspend the Indian Premier League, the "realisation" (seriously?) appears to have belatedly dawned within the board's corridors of power that taking the IPL bandwagon to…

May 11, 2021 15:05

100 Days of Running onboards Nivea Men as 'Freshness Partner'

NEW DELHI: As the one-month countdown kicks off for 100 Days of Running (HDOR); the virtual running festival announced its association with leading global skin and personal care brand NIVEA MEN “42k Range” as its Freshness Partner. 
 

May 11, 2021 15:05

Sony marks 30-day countdown to UEFA Euro 2020

MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Sports Network Tuesday revealed the schedule for UEFA Euro 2020 as the 30-day countdown to the biggest football tournament in 2021 gathers pace. 

The tournament kick-starts from June 11, LIVE on Sony TEN 2 and Sony TEN 3 (in Hindi) channels in India.

May 11, 2021 14:05

Sportradar acquires cricket data and content provider InteractSport

ST GALLEN, Switzerland: Sportradar, a leading global provider of sports data intelligence and sport entertainment solutions, Tuesday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire InteractSport, an Australian tech platform and data provider with partnerships across a range of leading sporting organisations with a…

May 11, 2021 13:05

adidas upgrades global full-year outlook as DTC growth up 30%+

HERZOGENAURACH, Germany: Sportswear maker adidas AG has reported that its first-quarter net income attributable to shareholders surged to €558 million from last year's €31 million.

Further, the company upgraded fiscal 2021 outlook. Sales are now expected to grow at a high-teens rate in 2021 given the healthy brand momentum and…

May 11, 2021 10:05

Hong Kong venue kicks off new UCI Track Cycling Nations Cup series

AIGLE, Switzerland: A new dawn for track cycling begins in Hong Kong this week with the first round of the 2021 Tissot UCI Track Cycling Nations Cup (13-16 May).

May 11, 2021 10:05

World Triathlon signs broadcast partner ahead of new season

TAMPA BAY, Florida: World Triathlon has signed FilmNova as its broadcast partner and teamed up with broadcast graphics provider MOOV, to enhance its live coverage for the new season.

May 11, 2021 10:05

Ralph Lauren, MLB partner for 3 new special collections

NEW YORK: Ralph Lauren Corporation announces a partnership with Major League Baseball (MLB), designing three special collections in collaboration with some of baseball’s most iconic teams. 

The first capsule will include the New York Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals. The collections will later…