CVC Capital Partners will invest $150M for a 20% stake in WTA Ventures
CVC Capital Partners will invest $150M for a 20% stake in WTA Ventures
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It’s a rich woman’s world for the WTA. Yesterday, it announced a long-awaited strategic partnership with CVC Capital Partners, who will invest $150M for a 20% stake in WTA Ventures, the organization’s new commercial strategy arm.
March 08, 2023
The puck drops on the first round of the national tournament tomorrow
The puck drops on the first round of the national tournament tomorrow
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The puck drops on the first round of the national tournament tomorrow, and we’re dropping all the details today so you can glide through the road to the trophy. Yo VIP, let’s kick it.
March 08, 2023
Canadian brands are getting in the women’s sports action
Canadian brands are getting in the women’s sports action
Canadian brands are getting in the women’s sports action. Canadian Tire directed millions of sponsorship dollars towards professional women’s sports on Monday, while GE Appliances Canada supported CanWNT in its ongoing labor dispute with Canada Soccer.
March 08, 2023
Baltimore Ravens placed a non-exclusive franchise tag on star quarterback Lamar Jackson
Baltimore Ravens placed a non-exclusive franchise tag on star quarterback Lamar Jackson
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The drawn out “will they or won’t they” saga between the Baltimore Ravens and star quarterback (QB) Lamar Jackson continued when the team placed a non-exclusive franchise tag on Jackson yesterday. But the move doesn’t mean the drama ends there…
March 08, 2023
The World Baseball Classic begins today for the first time in six years
The World Baseball Classic begins today for the first time in six years
Pack up your winter gear and grab some peanuts and cracker jacks because spring is springing early with the start of the World Baseball Classic, aka the world cup of baseball, beginning in earnest today for the first time in six years after COVID-19 canceled the 2021 edition.
March 08, 2023
Everything you need to know before NCAA basketball Selection Sunday
Everything you need to know before NCAA basketball Selection Sunday
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All but one (looking at you, Big 12) of the major women’s conference tournaments have wrapped, but the Power Six men’s tourneys are just hitting the hardwood. Here’s everything you need to know as the fellas take one last shot at impressing the committee before Selection Sunday.
March 08, 2023
CanWNT continues tumultuous battle with Canada Soccer
CanWNT continues tumultuous battle with Canada Soccer
With International Women’s Day just two days away, all eyes remain on the ongoing fight for equal pay and treatment in international women’s soccer, specifically CanWNT’s tumultuous battle with Canada Soccer.
March 06, 2023
NCAA women's hoops teams begin punching their tickets to March Madness
NCAA women's hoops teams begin punching their tickets to March Madness
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As you read in yesterday’s Scroll, women’s hoopers began punching their tickets to March Madness this weekend.
March 06, 2023
Five NCAA women's hockey teams net national tournament bids
Five NCAA women's hockey teams net national tournament bids
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On Saturday, the five new champs automatically netted national tourney bids, but the remaining six at-large squads didn’t have to wait long — the committee announced the full bracket later that day.
March 06, 2023
ESPN considers an online and mobile app feature to become the hub for sports fans
ESPN considers an online and mobile app feature to become the hub for sports fans
According to a Thursday report, ESPN is considering an online and mobile app feature that links out to live sporting event streams — even for events aired by competitors — in an effort to become the hub for sports fans.
March 06, 2023
NCAA Division I hoops is in postseason mode
NCAA Division I hoops is in postseason mode
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While the NCAA’s official Madness doesn’t begin for another week, Division I (DI) hoopers are already in postseason mode, battling in conference tournaments to snag trophies and tickets to the Big Dance.
March 05, 2023