MUMBAI: Reliance Industries Ltd. announced Wednesday the rebranding of its sports & lifestyle business to ‘RISE Worldwide Limited’ as it independently ventures into the burgeoning industry in India and globally.

RISE Worldwide will continue to drive the full portfolio of owned and operated brand properties formerly under the banner of IMG-Reliance Limited.

RISE Worldwide is conceptualized with the belief that ‘Together We RISE as 1’; the company’s motto represents the passion, positivity, optimism and leadership of a young India, globally.

Jan 04, 2021 17:01
MUMBAI: Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has agreed to buy out IMG Worldwide LLC from their sports management joint venture for Rs 520.8 million. The nation's biggest corporate by market value, in a stock exchange filing on December 24, declared it will buy IMG Worldwide's 50 per cent stake in IMG-Reliance Ltd (IMG-R) for no more than Rs 52.08 crore (Rs 520.8 million) in cash.
Oct 07, 2020 16:10
MUMBAI: IMG-Reliance, the sports arm of Reliance Industries Ltd, has closed 36 deals across multiple brands and franchises for the ongoing Indian Premier League season, including with the Indian cricket board.  A joint venture and the single largest firm in sports marketing, licensing and sponsorship in India, IMG-Reliance, has raised record revenues, which the agency asserts is twice last year's earnings.
Nov 20, 2019 18:11
MUMBAI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has filed a claim for damages before the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) against IMG-Reliance for reneging on its contract to produce television coverage of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) earlier this year in the middle of the competition.
Jun 24, 2019 17:06
MUMBAI: Following clear indications that the All India Football Federation would soon deliver a fait accompli that the Indian Super League would officially be deemed the top tier of Indian club football, the majority of I-League clubs met up on Monday to discuss their future course of action.
Jun 22, 2019 18:06
NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation has fixed July 3 as the date when the AIFF executive committee will meet to rubber stamp the decision to declare the Indian Super League as the top tier Indian club football.
Jun 21, 2019 18:06
NEW DELHI: At least the statements the All India Football Federation has been making only for public consumption will now cease. The AIFF is all set to approve the Indian Super League as the top tier Indian club football in an executive committee meeting that will be summoned next month, The Times of India reported.
Mar 25, 2019 14:03
MUMBAI: HalaPlay, the online fantasy sports startup based out of Bengaluru and founded in 2017, have named the Pandya brothers, Hardik and Krunal as its inaugural brand ambassadors, in a post on its official Facebook page recently.
Feb 18, 2019 17:02
MUMBAI: The fallout from the Pulwana terror attack left the Pakistan Cricket Board scrambling on Monday, blacked out from India's airways and the decision of IMG-Reliance a day earlier to withdraw as official production partner for the PCB's Indian Premier League iteration - the Pakistan Super League (PSL). 
Jan 02, 2019 14:01
KOLKATA: Aggrieved by the lack of coverage after the revised I-League telecast schedule by official broadcaster Star Sports last month, seven I-League clubs met under the banner of the I-League (Private) Clubs Association in the city last week to "mobilise the entire football community to fight the injustice".
Dec 18, 2018 12:12
MUMBAI: Six5Six, a sports goods company owned Laj Exports, has replaced sportswear behemoth Nike as official kit sponsor of the Indian national football team in a five-year agreement that runs through to 2024.