Tennis governing bodies go live with new ITIA website

The International Tennis Integrity Authority's (ITIA) new website has been launched by the sport’s governing bodies, setting out to improve communication, information and engagement between...

Australian Open to accommodate biggest sporting crowds since COVID-19 outbreak

Up to 30,000 spectators per day will be allowed to attend the Australian Open tennis grand slam, it has been confirmed. Victoria state’s Sports Minister,...

Star India nets Wimbledon rights deal ahead of 2021 grand slam

Star India has extended its long-running media rights agreement for the grand slam tennis tournament Wimbledon until 2023. The pay-television broadcaster has penned a deal...

Naomi Osaka invests in NWSL club North Carolina Courage

Three-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka has acquired a stake in National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) team North Carolina Courage. Through the investment, the 23-year-old...

Workday makes tennis sponsorship debut with Naomi Osaka deal

Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has expanded her already extensive sponsorship portfolio via an agreement with human resources firm Workday. The recent deal follows her...

Sky Deutschland extends ATP Cup rights agreement

The men’s ATP Cup will remain on Sky Deutschland after the pay-television broadcaster announced it has retained the rights to the tennis tournament in...

Davis Cup confirms scheduling and location changes

International team tennis tournament the Davis Cup is due to be held in three different cities across 11 days for the 2021 edition. Madrid will...

Stats Perform receives IBIA data accreditation

Stats Perform has been awarded a Data Standards Accreditation from the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA), becoming the first betting data provider to receive...

Naomi Osaka signs luxury brand sponsorship deal

Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has signed a sponsorship agreement with Swiss luxury watch brand Tag Heuer. Most recently, Osaka signed a ‘seven figure deal’...

Sporting clubs offer up venues for COVID-19 vaccination hubs

Various sporting venues across the UK have been turned into ‘super vaccination centres’ as the COVID-19 vaccine is rolled out across the country. The London...