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Ed Sheeran is a boyhood Ipswich Town fan and, from next season, will sponsor the shirts of the club's men's and women's teams

It has been a whirlwind few weeks at Ipswich Town. Fresh from welcoming new owners, the League One club now

May 6, 2021
Eddie Hearn is to be the new head of the Matchroom group after father Barry announced he was calling time on his four decades in charge

It’s been a busy week for shifts in power at the top of sports organisations, splitting with old partners and

April 23, 2021
Serena Williams will star in a new docuseries on Amazon Prime Video as part of a wider deal with the streaming platform

Amazon has continued its push into glossy sports documentaries by signing up Serena Williams and Paul Pogba. Both Williams and

April 15, 2021
Fans are due to return to live sport in the UK this summer, at first with pilot events in April and May

British sport’s leading governing bodies have backed plans to use Covid certification if it means they can reopen stadiums in

April 8, 2021
The Tpkyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games are set to take place this summer despite widespread domestic concern about their safety

One of Japan’s most prominent businessmen, Rakuten chief executive Hiroshi Mikitani, has urged the country to reconsider staging the Tokyo

April 7, 2021
Tokyo 2020 president Seiko Hashimoto has found the Games tainted by another sexism storm just weeks after taking office in the wake of the previous controversy

“I would like to show a new direction,” said Seiko Hashimoto upon taking over as president of the Tokyo 2020

March 18, 2021
The IOC vaccine offer, announced by president Thomas Bach (right), may ease concerns in Japan about the planned influx of visitors for this summer's Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Olympic chiefs have eased concerns around this summer’s Games by offering Covid-19 vaccines to any athlete set to compete at

March 11, 2021
Polling suggests Japan is reluctant to welcome overseas spectators to the Toyko 2020 Olympics and Paralympics in light of the pandemic

Olympics chiefs will decide this month whether to ban overseas spectators from this summer’s delayed Tokyo 2020 Games. The Olympics

March 8, 2021
Marcus Rashford has shown the impact that athlete advocacy can have - both on society and on an individual's standing

The influence and social media reach of sports women and men is incredible – and growing. But who is using

March 2, 2021
Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup - Women's Downhill Training

The White House has not made a final decision on whether the US will participate in the Winter Olympics in

February 25, 2021
TV figures for Tiger Woods' most recent Masters win were the lowest in decades, but that may be down to other factors

Tiger Woods survived a serious car crash this week, to the immense relief of the sporting world. But it might

February 25, 2021
England Netball has enjoyed strong growth and started its 2021 Superleague season last weekend

Netball’s prodigious growth has not gone unnoticed by the private investors who have embarked on a trolley dash of sporting

February 18, 2021

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