Other Sport

The Jockey Club appoints LiveWire Sport to support its major racing festivals

LiveWire Sport, the BAFTA-winning digital agency, has been appointed by The Jockey Club to provide content strategy, creation and delivery services for five of the world’s leading horse racing festivals in 2018

World Surf League and Facebook announce exclusive new partnership

World Surf League and Facebook sign up for exclusive streaming partnership, building on the success the league has had on the platform already.

A Prime Minister for an influencer? How investing in content creators put Triathlon Ireland in the spotlight

How Triathlon Ireland harnessed the buzz of the Taoiseach running their race into a lasting time in the media spotlight.

Tellyo and British Cycling collaborate to enable cyclo-cross fans to experience the HSBC UK | National Cyclo-Cross Championships online

Tellyo and British Cycling provide fans with live-streaming and highlights of the National cyclo-cross championships.

Floyd Mayweather launches VR experience in new gym franchise

Floyd Mayweather’s new VR gym venture gives users the chance to get fit and take on Floyd.

Samsung give two Dutch speed skaters access to SmartSuit in bid to win gold

Samsung gives two Dutch speed skaters their SmartSuit technology to help them win gold in PyeongChang.

How Basketball’s Champions League is fuelling its impressive online growth

The Basketball Champions League has become one of the fastest growing sport properties in 2017 and the number one European club competition on Facebook in only one year.

UFC Europe posts impressive 2017 engagement results on social media

UFC’s impressive social numbers in Europe show their dedicated fanbase around the world will surely only grow in 2018.

Danish Ice Hockey player opens the door to Bitcoin’s role in sport

Ice Hockey player Nikolaj Rosenthal becomes the first professional athlete paid fully and exclusively in Bitcoin.

Amazon’s deal with Pro Beach Volleyball is one to keep an eye on

Amazon has snapped up rights to show live beach volleyball in almost every country around the world. It could be a test case to watch for plenty of other sports rights holders.