Sports

Chapmans Opportunities Ltd Takes A$5m Strategic Position in Fantasy Sports Business

SYDNEY, June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- HIGHLIGHTS * Chapmans special purpose subsidiary COL invests A$5m for a 9.76% holding post raise in breakthrough gaming business Fantasy Sports Global Limited (FSG) with significant international market opportunities * Ho Family Investment - Prominent g...

2016-06-14 10:48 2561

PES CLUB MANAGER Celebrates 11 Million Soccer Clubs in One Year Anniversary

SINGAPORE, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. celebrates the one-year anniversary of its soccer management title, PES CLUB MANAGER. With more than 11 million teams created on iOS and Android devices, Konami commemorates this milestone with a series of player apprecia...

2016-06-13 11:23 2383

Hisense Announces Sponsorship of UEFA Euro 2016

PARIS, June 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hisense, China's No.1 TV brand, announces the formal sponsorship of UEFA Euro 2016. The first Hisense advertisement appeared in front of football fans worldwide at Paris Saint Denis on 10th June, 2016. It was the first time for UEFA to have sponsor from China ...

2016-06-12 20:00 3009

OGC Nice Welcomes International Investor Group

NICE, France, June 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- OGC Nice announces that an agreement was concluded for the purchase of 80% of the share capital of SASP Olympique Gymnaste Club Nice Côte d' Azur (the "Club") by a group of international investors. Jean-Pierre Rivère, Presi...

2016-06-12 11:16 1835

Hublot Creates History in Bringing Pelé and Maradona Together 2 Legends for a Historic Once in a Lifetime Match!

PARIS, June 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of the UEFA EURO 2016™, just before the big kick-off of the European Football Championships for which Hublot is Official Watch, the Swiss watchmaker is bringing together two brand new teams for a historic match. A line-up that football has never s...

2016-06-10 02:40 2135

LeSports HK Officially Launches Viewing Platforms for UEFA Euro 2016

HONG KONG, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In the run-up to the UEFA Euro 2016 held every four years, LeSports HK has becomeHong Kong's first local online platform to provide live-streaming sports games. LeSports has made substantial investments in arranging the strongest team of commentators and pr...

2016-06-08 19:51 7373

Thierry Henry Announced as Booking.com's Official Ambassador for an Epic Summer of Sports

AMSTERDAM, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, announced world-renowned footballerThierry Henry as the company's official ambassador for the 2016 Summer of Sport. Given the energy and excit...

2016-06-08 15:00 1941

Badminton Superstars Saina Nehwal, Vivian Kah Mun Hoo, Goh Liu Ying, Lai Pei Jing and Chen Qingchen Enjoy Vivid Sydney Ahead of XIAMENAIR Australian Badminton Open

SYDNEY, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Further images available to download here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/qhnm46b9z2olxyc/AACBsQwkZwFWjRw475kdnS5xa?dl=0 Lai Pe...

2016-06-07 21:58 4652

Nexen Tire Continues Its Official Sponsorship of the 'MercedesCup'

SEOUL, South Korea, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, proudly announced that the company continues its official sponsorship of the 'MercedesCup', an ATP World Tour 250 series tournament, for the second consecutive year as part of a premium sponsorship ag...

2016-06-07 20:36 1899

Beachbody(R) Expands its Brand into Footwear and Apparel

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Beachbody, the leading provider of in-home and gym-based fitness programs, including P90X, 21 Day Fix and INSANITY, today announced the appointment of Global Brand Partners Pte. Ltd. (GBP) as its global licensee for footwear and apparel. With an...

2016-06-03 00:00 2470

Over 70,000 Signups for CYBIRD's New Smartphone Soccer Game in Just 2 Weeks!

TOKYO, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Japanese game developer CYBIRD Co., Ltd. announced onJune 1 that there were over 70,000 signups for its new football game BFB Champions: Global Kick-Off after just two weeks. (Photo: http://prw.kyodonews.jp/opn/release/201605311151/

2016-06-01 13:00 1760

Fourth International FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP Forum Brings Together Young Footballers from Three Continents

MOSCOW, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Milan hosted today the Fourth International Children's Forum as part of FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP, Gazprom's large-scale social project, which is aimed at developing youth football and fostering tolerance and respect toward different cultures and ethnicities. Th...

2016-06-01 08:30 1926

Wolf Blass Scores with Manchester City Football Club

SINGAPORE, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Australian wine brand Wolf Blass , announced today a multi-year marketing partnership with Manchester City Football Club, makingWolf Blass the Official Wine Partner of Manchester City Football Club forAsia, Middle East and Africa (MEA), and Mexico...

2016-05-31 12:00 2597

CSA Group Offers Safety Tips for Outdoor Activities on International Children's Day

SHANGHAI, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- June 1 is the International Children's Day and an excellent time to enjoy some outdoor activities like swimming, camping or biking around city. CSA Group, a leading standards development organization and global provider of testing and certification services,...

2016-05-31 10:11 2114

Volvo Cars' New V90 Campaign Features Footballing Legend Zlatan Ibrahimović

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, May 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- - With Photo Volvo Cars is teaming up with footballing icon Zlatan Ibrahimović again for the European launch campaign of the V90 premium estate in advance of the European Championships football tournament. The campaign will go live tonight on nati...

2016-05-30 12:00 1109

Australia Triumphs at the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS(R) Champions Trophy in Austria: Aussie Brayden Meyer is Crowned Champion of Champions in Axe and Saw

TYROL, Austria, May 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2016 winner of the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Champions Trophy is 20 year old Australian Brayden Meyer. Meyer competed for the first time in what is the toughest competition in the extreme sport of competitive logging. He fought hard throughout the day ...

2016-05-27 15:04 2578

WWE Live(TM) Returns To The Philippines

MANILA, Philippines and STAMFORD, Conn., May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – WWE returns tothe Philippines with WWE LIVE MANILA® on Friday, 9 September at the Mall ofAsia Arena. Fans can catch WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns in action at ...

2016-05-25 09:00 2787

IBF China Signs Deal with Chinese PPV Sports Platform LE SPORTS

BEIJING, May 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Boxing Federation of China (IBF China) announced a strategic cooperation with Chinese pay-per-view sports streaming platform LE SPORTS at a news conference held at Beijing Nuo Hotel onMay 23.

2016-05-23 22:14 2295

Stefanie Graf Named 2016 WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai Tournament Ambassador

ZHUHAI, China, May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stefanie Graf, former WTA World No.1 and 22-time Grand Slam champion, will serve as the Tournament Ambassador for the 2016 WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai. Established in 2015, WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai features 11 of the top ranked singles players along wit...

2016-05-19 20:00 2730

Hikvision Makes A Splash at the Water Polo Olympic Qualification Tournament

HANGZHOU, China, May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hikvision, the world's leading supplier in innovative video surveillance products and solutions, recently supported the FINA Women's Water Polo Olympic Games Qualification Tournament by donating an end-to-end HD surveillance system to capture the even...

2016-05-19 10:00 1852