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LONDON: The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has released its 2021/2022 Annual Report and Financial Statements. Last year saw a record number participating in cricket, with a new high of 14m playing, attending or following cricket, an increase of 3m since 2019.

There was also important progress in delivering both the Inspiring Generations strategy and the game’s action plan to tackle discrimination and drive equity and inclusivity at every level.

May 26, 2022 18:05
MUMBAI: Indian football will return to normalcy from next season with a nine-month calendar. The scheduling will reportedly include two Cup competitions and a longer Indian Super League.
May 26, 2022 17:05
THIRD TIME LUCKY? THE LONG SUFFERING SUPPORTERS of East Bengal, one of oldest and most storied football clubs in the country, would certainly be hoping so.   Indian health care FMCG Emami Group has been announced as the new lead investor in East Bengal. 
May 25, 2022 18:05
MUMBAI: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. announced Wednesday the completion of its merger with Zynga Inc.  Under the terms of the merger agreement, Zynga stockholders received $3.50 in cash and 0.0406 shares of Take-Two common stock per share of Zynga common stock.
May 25, 2022 17:05
LONDON: Tottenham Hotspur Limited Tuesday agreed a capital increase of up to £150m from majority shareholder, ENIC Sports Inc, via the issue of convertible A Shares and accompanying warrants. The equity injection provides the Premier League club with greater financial flexibility and the ability to further invest on and off the pitch.
May 24, 2022 18:05
NEW DELHI: Tyroo, a leading APAC Ad-tech platform, announces partnership with Activision Blizzard Media to bring its programmatic advertising inventory to India. 
May 24, 2022 16:05
HERZOGENAURACH, Germany: PUMA, in partnership with Wonder Works studio, has launched an immersive sports-based experience on Roblox, a global online platform connecting millions of people through shared experiences. 
May 20, 2022 18:05
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee Friday published its 2021 Annual Report, following its approval by the IOC Members on the final day of the 139th IOC Session, held remotely from Olympic House here.
May 20, 2022 17:05
NEW YORK: Major League Cricket (MLC), promoted by Times Group-led American Cricket Enterprises (ACE), USA Cricket's commercial rights partner, has announced an initial close of a $44 million Series A and A1 fundraising round. 
May 19, 2022 17:05
RAJKOT: Marwadi University (MU), which has a declared commitment to nurturing future athletes across all sporting categories, asserts it has till date invested over Rs 8 cr (Rs 80 million) with a plan to build a strong sporting ecosystem to complement academics.   
May 19, 2022 16:05
BALTIMORE, Maryland: US sportswear brand Under Armour, Inc. Wednesday announced that Patrik Frisk will step down as president and chief executive officer and as a member of the board of directors, effective June 1.