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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.

How the GAA has ramped up its digital content to engage fans worldwide

A global shift in consumer viewing habits and preferences led the Gaelic Athletic Association, Ireland’s largest sports organisation, to rethink its online content offering to fans amid their recent broadcast rights negotiations.

Your Digital Sport Morning Briefing: Tuesday 28th Nov

This is the first in what is hopefully a long daily series where I put together and share a list of articles I’ve been reading. Providing a filter for you

ONE Championship founder on 2018 expansion, Conor McGregor and promoting ‘Asia’s greatest cultural treasure’

Richard Clarke is a sports digital consultant, who blogs at MrRichardClarke.com and tweets @MrRichardClarke. He is also the Digital and Social Media correspondent for SportBusiness International.   ONE Championship is the stellar sporting success story

Copa90’s James Kirkham and Wimbledon’s Alexandra Willis up for ‘Individual of the Year’ at this year’s DADIs

It’s almost awards season and it’s great to see people from within the sports industry being recognised outside of it. The DADIs, or The Drum Awards for the Digital Industries to

Netball Europe and Women’s Super League reach bigger audiences with social media live-streaming

Weekends when the Premier League takes a backseat are always an opportunity for others, but for some growing sports their quest for exposure doesn’t stop. This weekend, however, was a

The Brand Conference: Five things we learned from the MLS, AJ Boxing & NFL

Last week saw Digital Sport head down to the latest instalment of The Brand Conference. A one-day event that took place at the home of cricket, Lords, and was run

London Sporting Club launches new monthly podcast with some of sport’s biggest names

Today marks the launch of the new London Sporting Club podcast, a monthly pod featuring some of the biggest names in sport and entertainment including Sam Torrance, Sir Steve Redgrave,