The Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) has held a two-day seminar at the Source of the Nile Hotel in Jinja as part of its ongoing sportswomen empowerment campaign.
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Chinese investment holding company Tencent has used SPORTELAsia here as an opportunity to showcase the results of its National Basketball Association (NBA) partnership.
Ralph Straus, the commercial director of the International Equestrian Federation (FEI), has emphasised the world governing body’s desire to grow the sport in Asia ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
SPORTEL general manager Amparo Di Fede has described the Asian convention here as "very successful" with the level of participation exceeding expectations.
Top seed Serena Williams beat defending champion Simona Halep in straight sets to advance to the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.
Javier Tebas, the President of Spain's La Liga, has spoken of his support for the use of video referees in football here at SPORTELAsia.
Expectations of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) over the inclusion of 3x3 basketball on the Tokyo 2020 sports programme are "very high", the governing body’s media and marketing director Frank Leenders has told insidethegames here at SPORTELAsia today.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has signed an exclusive deal with leading sports marketing agency Lagardère Sports to sell the media rights to all its events worldwide from 2016 to 2020.
Rafael Nadal recorded a straight sets victory over fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco to earn a place in the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells and exact revenge over his opponent, who he lost against in the first round of the Australian Open in January.
Former world champion and partner win all-Brazilian clash to earn place in main draw at FIVB Vitória Open
Former world champion Márcio Araújo and partner Luciano Ferreira de Paula won an all-Brazilian qualifying match on the opening day of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Vitória Open to advance to the main men’s draw.
Southeast Asia has to grasp modern-day sports media opportunities, says MP & Silva managing director at SPORTELAsia
Beatrice Lee, the Asia Pacific managing director of international media rights company MP & Silva, has claimed here today at SPORTELAsia that the Southeast Asia region needs to "embrace the growth and development of the digital world" in order to make the most of the existing opportunities for the sports media industry.
A debate over whether subscription or non-subscription models are the future for providing sports media content in China was at the centre of the opening panel session here at SPORTELAsia today.
ITTF to use World Team Championships success as stepping stone for improving Olympic sport category, says marketing director
Steve Dainton, the marketing director of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), has told insidethegames here at SPORTELAsia that it’s important for the world governing body to continue to build on the success of the 2016 World Team Championships as it looks to move up the Summer Olympic sports category rankings.
Japan’s Yukio Makino and Kenji Takahashi claimed their continent's sole 49er Olympic spot after winning gold at the 2016 Asian Sailing Federation (ASAF) Asian Championship in Abu Dhabi.
Lena Schoeneborn asserted her class once more as she teamed up with Patrick Dogue to win mixed relay gold for Germany at the second stage of the 2016 International Modern Pentathlon Federation (UIPM) World Cup in Rio de Janeiro.