General Sports Get up-to-the-minute news on sports, from ticketing information and season results to announcements of sports broadcasting decisions, new partnerships and sponsorship deals. This category offers information on special sporting events, including charity runs, games and events, community outreach programs, and special initiatives for children, youth, and student athletes. Find releases regarding sports statistics and results, as well as the financial performance of sports teams and groups.

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17:51 BST Leyton Orient Football Club Purchased by Business Consortium Headed by Nigel Travis, a Life-long Fan of the Club

Leyton Orient Football Club, first established in London in 1881, today announced that it has been purchased by a business consortium Eagle...


21 Jun, 2017, 11:30 BST Social Media Stars Iza & Elle Sets New World Record on Musical.ly

In a football pitch on June 20th, social media stars Iza and Elle from Sweden set a new world record on having the largest number of girls...


19 Jun, 2017, 15:48 BST Phonak AG: Jérôme Boateng is Just One of the Top Bundesliga Soccer Stars Who Support a Soccer Camp For Children With Hearing Loss

Jérôme Boateng, the king of Bayern Munich's defence, has joined Leverkusen center-back Jonathan Tah and Borussia Mönchengladbach midfield...


16 Jun, 2017, 18:50 BST One Year From The FIFA World Cup 2018™ Hublot Reigns Supreme In Timepieces And Football

From its new shop in the heart of the Russian capital and under the victorious aura of Pelé the King of football, Hublot marks the time for all...


16 Jun, 2017, 09:53 BST Rheinkomet Shines for the Grand Départ Düsseldorf 2017

Highlight for the start of the Tour de France in the state capital Following the great success of the light art installation "Rheinkomet" ® on...


15 Jun, 2017, 18:53 BST Swiss Tech Company Berlinger Special AG to Introduce a New Generation of its Universally-used BEREG-KIT Security Bottles this Autumn

A new generation of anti-doping security bottles Swiss technology company Berlinger Special AG has developed a totally new generation of the...


15 Jun, 2017, 14:00 BST Sergey Karjakin Has Become Alpari Forex's First Client

Alpari Forex, a Russian legal entity of the Alpari international financial brand, officially opened its doors in Russia. World blitz chess...


14 Jun, 2017, 14:25 BST FxPro and Watford FC Announce Sponsorship Agreement

Online broker FxPro and London-based Premier League Club Watford FC are delighted to announce a three-season sponsorship agreement starting at...


14 Jun, 2017, 13:27 BST The State Capital of Düsseldorf and the Region Are Offering a Varied Programme for the Grand Départ Düsseldorf 2017

Mayor Thomas Geisel met fellow mayors for the Tour summit II The Tour is on its way - and the region is looking forward to it. In the Tour towns...


14 Jun, 2017, 13:00 BST Mitchell & Ness Releases NBA Hardwood Classics Swingman Collection

Collection Created by Nation's Leading Nostalgia Co. to Include Jerseys and Shorts For summer 2017, Mitchell & Ness will unveil their new...


14 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Press Office City of Düsseldorf: Trivago Reports Only 20 Percent Hotel Availability from 1 to 2 July 2017

Plan your Grand Départ visit now - hotels in high demand For the cycling event Grand Départ Düsseldorf 2017, the start of the Tour de France,...


14 Jun, 2017, 00:05 BST Women Across Europe Unaware of Heart Health Risk, According to New Research from World Heart Federation

Physical activity key to tackle heart disease and stroke - number one killer of women Majority want to be more active: cost, image and time...


13 Jun, 2017, 08:59 BST "The Two Han Dynasties and the Three Kingdoms-Ancient Roads of Qin and Shu" Orienteering Sports (Deyang) City Invitational Inaugurated

On the morning of June 10, 2017, "The Two Han Dynasties and the Three Kingdoms-Ancient Roads of Qin and Shu" Orienteering Sports (Deyang) City...


13 Jun, 2017, 08:19 BST 2017 Lanzhou International Marathon closes on June 11

Ethiopian runners sweep championship in both men's and women's events The 2017 Lanzhou International Marathon kicked off in Gansu...


12 Jun, 2017, 11:45 BST Argentina's Men's and Women's Teams Confirmed for 'Game-changing' 2019 Hockey Pro League

- Argentina men and women confirmed for unique global league - Competition officially named as the 'Hockey Pro League' - Packed stadiums...


12 Jun, 2017, 10:32 BST Mannelijk hockeyteam België opgenomen in 'baanbrekende' Hockey Pro League in 2019

- Belgische mannen doen mee aan nieuwe en unieke wereldwijde hockeyliga - Officiële naam van de competitie is de 'Hockey Pro League' - Tot de...


12 Jun, 2017, 07:45 BST England and Great Britain Men's and Women's Hockey Teams Confirmed for 'Game-Changing' 2019 Hockey Pro League

- England and Great Britain men's and women's teams to participate in new and unique global hockey League - Competition officially named as...


12 Jun, 2017, 07:00 BST The Drone Racing League (DRL) Announces International Partnerships For 2017 Race Season, Close Of Series B Investment Round

DRL Unveils International Partners, Close of $20M Financing Ahead of 2017 Season The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in...


12 Jun, 2017, 00:45 BST The Chinese Women's National Hockey Team Confirmed for 'Game-changing' 2019 Hockey Pro League

- China one of nine national women's teams confirmed for new and unique global league - Competition officially named as the 'Hockey Pro...


11 Jun, 2017, 22:45 BST Hockey Australia Men's and Women's Teams Confirmed for 'Game-changing' 2019 Hockey Pro League

- Australian men and women part of unique global league - Competition officially named as the 'Hockey Pro League' - Packed stadiums across...


11 Jun, 2017, 20:45 BST Hockey New Zealand's Men and Women Confirmed for 'Game-changing' 2019 Hockey Pro League

- New Zealand men and women to participate in unique global league - Competition officially named as the 'Hockey Pro League' - Packed...


09 Jun, 2017, 19:09 BST The "Bank of Lanzhou Cup" Lanzhou International Marathon 2017 to kick off on June 11

- Run for the dream and for friendship The "Bank of Lanzhou Cup" Lanzhou International Marathon 2017 will kick off in Lanzhou, Gansu...


09 Jun, 2017, 11:00 BST SBTech Wins EGR In-Play Sports Betting Award 2017

SBTech has collected the Best In-Play Betting Software award at the annual EGR B2B Awards for the second consecutive year, cementing its status...


08 Jun, 2017, 18:30 BST Usain Bolt, World's Fastest Man, to Bring Speed and Smarts to Poker in Partnership With PokerStars

On verge of retiring from track competition, Olympic champ becomes an ambassador for PokerStars Usain Bolt, record-breaking sprinter and...


08 Jun, 2017, 16:19 BST Degree and Williams Racing Go Behind the Scenes with Lance Stroll at the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada 2017

Degree and Williams Racing welcome Lance Stroll home to Canada with a consumer campaign to deliver a behind-the-scenes experience of the F1®...