Wanda announces China Cup soccer plans

Wanda announces China Cup soccer plans

January tournament to feature high-profile national teams.

13 July 2016

One Championship secures major Heliconia investment

One Championship secures major Heliconia investment

Eight-figure deal to help MMA series’ plans in China and beyond.

13 July 2016

Chinese Volleyball Association teams up with iRENA

Chinese Volleyball Association teams up with iRENA

Sports agency becomes official commercial partner of Chinese Volleyball League.

11 July 2016

WME | IMG takeover of UFC is official

WME | IMG takeover of UFC is official

MMA giant sells for a reported US$4 billion.

11 July 2016

Confirmed: NHL selects Las Vegas for expansion franchise

Confirmed: NHL selects Las Vegas for expansion franchise

The National Hockey League (NHL) has confirmed that it will become the first major professional sports property to have a team in Las Vegas.

22 June 2016

Chinese businessman to buy Aston Villa

Chinese businessman to buy Aston Villa

Dr Tony Xia agrees US$87.9 million deal for relegated soccer club.

19 May 2016

Premiership Rugby appoints ESP Properties

Premiership Rugby appoints ESP Properties

Group M-owned agency to aid league in search for new title partner.

12 May 2016

Nigeria Premier League signs partnership with La Liga

Nigeria Premier League signs partnership with La Liga

Spanish league to aid in development of Nigeria Professional Football League.

28 April 2016

MLB team sold at last as Nintendo offloads Seattle Mariners

MLB team sold at last as Nintendo offloads Seattle Mariners

Team bought by First Avenue Entertainment for US$1.4 billion.

28 April 2016

Sportradar in major Sportsman acquisition

Sportradar in major Sportsman acquisition

Acquisition will grow AV offering to data firm’s clients.

21 April 2016

WME | IMG welcomes further investment from Fidelity

WME | IMG welcomes further investment from Fidelity

Mutual fund commits US$55 million to agency giant.

21 April 2016

Arizona Coyotes buy AHL’s Springfield Falcons

Arizona Coyotes buy AHL’s Springfield Falcons

NHL franchise to move minor league affiliate to Tucson.

20 April 2016

AEG to complete full takeover of Sydney Kings

AEG to complete full takeover of Sydney Kings

Sports and entertainment giant to add National Basketball League team to portfolio.

14 March 2016

Monumental Sports close in on AFL

Monumental Sports close in on AFL

Washington-based franchise owner set to expand into Arena Football League.

11 March 2016

Everton boosted by billionaire’s investment

Everton boosted by billionaire’s investment

Farhad Moshiri buys 49.9 per cent of Premier League club.

29 February 2016

Debt-ridden Bolton Wanderers agree sale

Debt-ridden Bolton Wanderers agree sale

Soccer team sold to the Sports Shield consortium.

23 February 2016