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BT to lose UFC and NBA TV rights as Eleven Sports steps up

BT to lose UFC and NBA TV rights as Eleven Sports steps up

Published 30/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - BT has lost the right to show the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and NBA Basketball, with global broadcaster Eleven Sports picking up [more…]

Mallya ‘devastated’ to lose control of Force India F1 team

Mallya ‘devastated’ to lose control of Force India F1 team

Published 30/07/2018

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Vijay Mallya is ‘devastated’ to have lost control of the Force India Formula One team but the embattled tycoon should still have [more…]

F1 calendar before Spa but Germany’s future up in the air

F1 calendar before Spa but Germany’s future up in the air

Published 23/07/2018

HOCKENHEIM, Germany (Reuters) - Formula One will have a draft 2019 calendar by the end of August but there could be only 20 races, with [more…]

Eleven Sports to show 2018 PGA Championship for free across UK…

Eleven Sports to show 2018 PGA Championship for free across UK…

Published 23/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Global sports broadcaster Eleven Sports has won the rights to show the 2018 PGA Championship in Britain and Ireland, showing the golf [more…]

It’s official: LeBron inks four-year contract with Lakers

It’s official: LeBron inks four-year contract with Lakers

Published 10/07/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - LeBron James made his seismic move to the Los Angeles Lakers official on Monday when the three-time NBA champion posted a [more…]

Putin says World Cup has broken stereotypes about Russia

Putin says World Cup has broken stereotypes about Russia

Published 06/07/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that his country’s hosting of the soccer World Cup had helped debunk stereotypes about it. [more…]

Joshua signs two-fight deal for Wembley stadium

Joshua signs two-fight deal for Wembley stadium

Published 06/07/2018

(Reuters) - Anthony Joshua has signed a deal to stage his next two bouts at Wembley stadium, the first in September and then next April, [more…]

Need a World Cup mural? Russian paints giant portrait of his wife…

Need a World Cup mural? Russian paints giant portrait of his wife…

Published 03/07/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The head of a Russian advertising agency tasked with decorating Moscow facades ahead of the soccer World Cup used the opportunity to [more…]

James agrees to four-year, $154 million deal with Lakers

James agrees to four-year, $154 million deal with Lakers

Published 02/07/2018

(Reuters) - Three-time NBA champion LeBron James bid farewell to Cleveland on Sunday after agreeing to a four-year $154 million contract with the Los Angeles [more…]

NBA: Durant, Paul to re-sign with teams – reports

NBA: Durant, Paul to re-sign with teams – reports

Published 01/07/2018

(Reuters) - The two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors have agreed to re-sign Kevin Durant to a one-year contract with a player option for a [more…]