Kansas City Royals, Big 12, Brighton, MSG Sports: Industry headlines – 3rd April 2024 – SportsPro – SportsPro Media

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1. Iowa v LSU smashes women’s college basketball record with 12.3m viewers on ESPN

2. Silver Lake and Endeavor announce US$13bn deal to take agency private

3. Arctos raises US$4.1bn for second sports investment fund

4. Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City latest to report huge losses for 2022/23 Premier League season

5. Missouri voters reject sales tax to fund new ballpark for KC Royals and upgrades to Arrowhead Stadium

6. McLaren reshuffle F1 technical department as David Sanchez departs after three months

7. Brighton CEO Paul Barber signs new contract until 2030 after club reports record UK£122.8m profit

8. ECB “starting to pursue” private investment in The Hundred teams

9. The Masters and IBM use Gen AI for Spanish language audio and real-time data analysis

10. Manchester City v Arsenal sets new US viewership record for Premier League match

11. BCCI, ECB and Cricket Australia in talks to revive Champions League Twenty20 

12. David Hopkinson exits as MSG Sports president and COO

13. Fluminense secure ‘US$10.4m’ shirt sponsorship with Superbet

14. MotoGP and Aragon agree restructured hosting contract until 2026

15. Premier Sports relaunches in UK after Viaplay takeover

16. Formula E toasts multi-year partnership with Taittinger

17. Big 12 pushes back Mexico initiative with new target date of 2025

18. Coco Gauff adds Carol’s Daughter to endorsement portfolio
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