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NEW YORK: Sportradar and Kambi have announced a five-year extension to their wide-ranging betting partnership. 

The deal reestablishes Sportradar as Kambi’s exclusive supplier of NBA, NHL, MLB, and college sports data in the US market. Kambi, the leading platform provider to sportsbooks in the US, has been a Sportradar partner since sports betting became legal in the US in 2018.

Dec 08, 2021 15:12
MUMBAI: Google India Wednesday announced the results for its Year in Search 2021, recapping the top search trends of 2021 in India. And for the second year running, it was the Indian Premier League (IPL) that "topped the charts". The listing reveals what Indians searched for the most throughout the year across news, sports, entertainment and other categories.
Dec 07, 2021 20:12
MUMBAI: Reports late last week that Punit Goenka, managing director and CEO of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd, had flown to Los Angeles to sign off on the proposed merger between Zee and Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN), have gained further heft.
Dec 07, 2021 19:12
DUBAI: GameOn Entertainment Technologies Inc., a leading game technology provider to media, sports and entertainment companies, has announced a strategic partnership with Polygon & Polygon Studios to build NFT-Based games on their Ethereum-based scaling platform. 
Dec 06, 2021 19:12
COLOMBO: The second edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) kicked off here Sunday with an opening ceremony in front of fans at the R Premadasa Stadium, that also had Sri Lanka Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and the island nation's Sports Minister Namal Rajapaksa in attendance.  Paralympic Gold medalist Dinesh Priyantha also graced the event and declared the T20 franchise tournament open.
Dec 06, 2021 16:12
UMBAI: The best of kabaddi stars from India and around the world converge once again on the fabled mat as the vivo Pro Kabaddi League, India’s second most watched tournament, returns with Season 8 after a two-year hiatus from December 22nd, on the Star Sports Network and Disney+ Hotstar. 
Dec 06, 2021 15:12
MUMBAI: Viacom18 Media has appointed Siddharth Sharma as executive vice president (EVP) – Sports.  Sharma joined the Reliance-controlled network last month from The Walt Disney Company-owned Star Sports where he was senior vice president - Sports Content.  Sharma, who was with Star Sports since July 2013, joined the network from ABP News, where he worked for just under ten years. 
Dec 06, 2021 15:12
MUMBAI: Disney-owned Star India has elevated Vaibhav Goyal as senior vice president - Ad Sales, Star Sports, Exchange4Media reports.  Previously, Goyal held the position of vice president - Ad Sales, Star Sports for 6+ years, according to his LinkedIn profile. Prior to Star Sports, Goyal was Planning manager at GroupM India for over three years.
Dec 03, 2021 16:12
DENVER: The UFC has announced a new partnership with connected fitness technology platform Clmbr. The world’s premier mixed martial arts organization and Clmbr will team up to leverage the power of their respective brands to further connect with their audiences throughout the United States and Canada.
Dec 03, 2021 13:12
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) will continue to dominate the coverage of premium international cricket action with the broadcast of The Ashes 2021, West Indies tour of Sri Lanka, Big Bash League, Lanka Premier League, and West Indies tour of Pakistan from December 5. 
Dec 03, 2021 13:12
MUMBAI: KFC India has roped in Indian athletics icon PT Usha for its new campaign to endorse its ‘Express Pick-up’ service.