Matthew Glendinning

Scott Branch, CSM’s head of marketing communications, Motorsport, reviews the 2018 Formula One season and highlights what we can expect in 2019

With technology, rule changes and fan expectations constantly changing the way sports are played and viewed, Misha Sher, vice-president, Sport & Entertainment at Mediacom Worldwide, identifies five trends that will matter in 2019.

US sports team and venue owner Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment will earn about $3.5m (€3m) annually from its first three gambling sponsorship deals, according to industry sources.

Russian betting brand 1XBet is paying roughly the same for African betting partner rights at Tottenham Hotspur as the club’s two other Regional Betting Partners combined.

Industry experts estimate Japanese tyre brand Bridgestone will pay about $10m (€8.8

German luxury car brand BMW will commit over $60m (€53m) to its Ryder Cup and European Tour golf sponsorships over the four-year period from 2019 to 2022, after signing four renewals in November.

SportBusiness Sponsorship understands there was a small increase in the value of Pirelli’s renewed deal as Formula One’s sole tyre supplier, signed last month.

Cricket’s world governing body has signed its first global beer deal, with B9 Beverages, maker of India’s Bira 91 craft beer.

The joint-selling agreement for Olympic and Paralympic sponsorship rights will provide the Paralympic movement with “long-term institutional, financial and commercial stability”, according to Andrew Par…

Video game platform PlayStation will return as title sponsor of the Fiesta Bowl, one of the annual College Football Playoff games, as part of a multi-year agreement with broadcast network ESPN