Comcast to buy Ed Snider’s stake in Spectacor assets

Comcast to buy Ed Snider’s stake in Spectacor assets

Company buys out parent of NHL's Flyers and Wells Fargo Center.

23 September 2016

Confirmed: Liberty Media to buy Formula One

Confirmed: Liberty Media to buy Formula One

US media giant confirms long-awaited buyout.

07 September 2016

FC Barcelona target US market with new office in New York

FC Barcelona target US market with new office in New York

La Liga champions inaugurate American HQ in midtown Manhattan.

07 September 2016

Disney confirms US$1 billion investment in MLB’s BAMTech

Disney confirms US$1 billion investment in MLB’s BAMTech

Entertainment giant acquires one-third stake in tech services company.

09 August 2016

Confirmed: Five sports added to Tokyo 2020 Olympic programme

Confirmed: Five sports added to Tokyo 2020 Olympic programme

Karate, skateboarding, sports climbing, surfing and baseball/softball voted in.

03 August 2016

Drag racing body IHRA announces Australian expansion

Drag racing body IHRA announces Australian expansion

Sanctioning body for 400 Thunder Drag Racing Series to open Sydney office.

27 July 2016

Fosun International in Wolves acquisition

Fosun International in Wolves acquisition

Chinese conglomerate seal US$59 million takeover of soccer side.

21 July 2016

Longbow Finance to acquire Sauber Holding

Longbow Finance to acquire Sauber Holding

Investment company completes purchase of Formula One team.

20 July 2016

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