Darts: Gambling firm Unibet has agreed on a three-year deal with the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) to become the new title sponsor of the Unibet Premier League.
Rugby union: England’s Rugby Football Union (RFU) has extended its sponsorship and supply deal with Rhino Rugby for a 34th season, ensuring the England men’s national team will continue to use the brand’s equipment beyond the Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup.
Gymnastics: The English midlands city of Birmingham, which is bidding to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, will stage the British leg of the 2018 Gymnastics World Cup in March. Arena Birmingham will be the host venue.
Gaelic sport: The Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) has named electric utilities provider EirGrid as a sponsor of Ireland’s upcoming International Rules Series in Australia.
Ice hockey: The Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League (NHL) have renewed their long-standing sponsorship agreement with Florida Hospital, which remains the team’s official health and wellness partner.
Figure skating: Tyre company Bridgestone Americas Inc. has signed a deal with US Figure Skating to title sponsor the 2017 Bridgestone Skate America, an elite Grand Prix event that will take place in Lake Placid in November.