The sale of title sponsorship rights to A-League Women, Australia’s professional women’s football league, was deferred to October last year to determine the value of staging Fifa’s showcase tournament in the country.

Australia's flagship professional football league has signed up insurance firm Gallagher as a sponsor of its top men’s and women’s divisions.

Cricket Australia confirmed it will stage the longest ever Big Bash League in 2020-21, despite some players calling for a reduced version of the domestic Twenty20 tournament – Reuters A

After months of speculation, the Men’s T20 Cricket World Cup is reportedly set to be postponed this week. Australian media reports say an official announcement will be made on Friday.

Australian A-League football club the Western Sydney Wanderers has renewed a shirt sponsorship agreement with Mitsubishi Electric