Out now: SportsPro Issue 97 - The OTT Olympics and the future of the live experience

Out now: SportsPro Issue 97 - The OTT Olympics and the future of the live experience

The latest edition of SportsPro magazine looks ahead to digital broadcasting at PyeongChang 2018, the Big Bash League and the future of men's tennis, and looking back at the stories that shaped the year gone by.

15 December 2017 | By Eoin Connolly

F1 Business Diary 2017: The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

F1 Business Diary 2017: The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Valtteri Bottas beats championship-winning teammate in underwhelming season finale.

27 November 2017 | By George Dudley

San Diego’s startup Games

San Diego’s startup Games

San Diego is set to host the inaugural ANOC World Beach Games in late 2019. Two years out, local organising committee president Vincent Mudd explains why the Californian city is the ideal host for this startup, international property.

21 November 2017 | By Michael Long

Switching pitch: the rise of the boutique tennis agency

Switching pitch: the rise of the boutique tennis agency

Two agents at the forefront of tennis's boutique agency trend discuss their bespoke management set-ups, why small is the new big in the business of talent representation, and how a personal touch goes a long way.

16 November 2017 | By Michael Long

F1 Business Diary 2017: The Brazilian Grand Prix

F1 Business Diary 2017: The Brazilian Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel holds off Valtteri Bottas to win but Lewis Hamilton steals the show from the pitlane.

14 November 2017 | By Sam Carp

‘Netflix of sports’ - realistic proposition or unworkable pipe dream?

‘Netflix of sports’ - realistic proposition or unworkable pipe dream?

10 November 2017 | By Michael Long

How Oracle is bringing tech and data science to the hospitality sector

How Oracle is bringing tech and data science to the hospitality sector

Dan Bell, the vice president of sports and entertainment at Oracle Hospitality, explains how his company is at the “leading edge” of the hospitality industry’s push to convert data into profit.

09 November 2017 | By Michael Long

NASL 2.0, promotion and relegation, and a presidential showdown: US soccer braces for change

NASL 2.0, promotion and relegation, and a presidential showdown: US soccer braces for change

After falling short in its latest attempt to challenge the US soccer status quo, the embattled North American Soccer League (NASL) bears a growing resemblance to its much-hyped and highly flawed 1970s namesake.

06 November 2017 | By Michael Long

PyeongChang 2018: How digital will define Eurosport’s Olympic arrival

PyeongChang 2018: How digital will define Eurosport’s Olympic arrival

With less than 100 days to go until PyeongChang 2018, Discovery-owned Eurosport is preparing for an Olympic bow that will exemplify a new broadcast era.

03 November 2017 | By Eoin Connolly

F1 Business Diary 2017: The Mexican Grand Prix

F1 Business Diary 2017: The Mexican Grand Prix

Despite finishing ninth at Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez, Lewis Hamilton wins his fourth drivers’ championship.

30 October 2017 | By George Dudley

The 2017 Rugby League World Cup: A commercial guide

The 2017 Rugby League World Cup: A commercial guide

As rugby league’s quadrennial showpiece gets underway in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea, SportsPro looks at the competition’s sponsors and broadcast partners.

27 October 2017 | By George Dudley

Behind the screens: Inside Sky Sports’ new PPV streaming service

Behind the screens: Inside Sky Sports’ new PPV streaming service

Ahead of Anthony Joshua’s world title defence against Carlos Takam on Saturday, UK pay-TV giant Sky launched the Sky Sports Box Office streaming service in collaboration with digital video technology company NeuLion. SportsPro spoke to NeuLion’s Chris Wagner to understand the challenges involved in building a robust OTT platform and to learn more about the streaming operation on fight night.

26 October 2017 | By Sam Carp

Major League Baseball revels in big-market, star-studded World Series

Major League Baseball revels in big-market, star-studded World Series

Amid much hype and expectation, the New York Yankees failed to advance to their 41st World Series. The Houston Astros will instead take on the Los Angeles Dodgers, concluding another strong season for Major League Baseball.

23 October 2017 | By Michael Long

F1 Business Diary 2017: The USA Grand Prix

F1 Business Diary 2017: The USA Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton extends his drivers’ championship lead over Sebastien Vettel to an almost unsurmountable 66 points.

23 October 2017 | By George Dudley

Out now: SportsPro Issue 96 - The Broadcast Edition

Out now: SportsPro Issue 96 - The Broadcast Edition

A packed new edition of SportsPro magazine includes features on Formula One, broadcast and OTT, English cricket, bespoke Uefa Champions League rights agency Team Marketing, Lagardère in China and much more.

17 October 2017 | By Eoin Connolly

Supporting innovation: James Barclay on the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy

Supporting innovation: James Barclay on the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy

Black Book speaks to James Barclay, team director of Jaguar Panasonic Racing.

16 October 2017 | By Sam Carp