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Football 27 Nov 2019 | 9:12 PM

Factbox: From Madison Square Garden to Alibaba, Silver Lake's $43 billion empire

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. private equity firm Silver Lake has bought a 10% stake in Manchester City's Abu Dhabi-controlled owner, adding to its $43 billion (£33.5 billion) worth of investments which include the world's best-known sports venues and teams as well as technology companies.

Other Sport 10 Feb 2018 | 11:05 AM

Alibaba kicks off sponsor deal in Pyeongchang

PYEONGCHANG (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is launching a project that will create a "smarter" and more connected athletes' village and stadia and make all Olympics stakeholders "more money", its executives said on Saturday.

Other Sport 29 Jan 2018 | 11:54 PM

Alibaba unveils Olympics campaign in first corporate ad push outside China

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is debuting a global marketing campaign outside China for the first time, the company said on Monday, with the release of Olympic advertisements focussing on underdog stories in countries such as the United States, Britain, South Korea and Japan.

Other Sport 29 Jan 2018 | 11:53 PM

Alibaba looks to modernise Olympics starting in Pyeongchang

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, one of the few Olympics sponsors signed up until 2028, said it wants to upgrade the technology that keeps the Games running and will study the Pyeongchang Games to help find ways to save future host countries money.

Basketball 27 Oct 2017 | 11:47 PM

Alibaba's Tsai in deal for stake in NBA's Brooklyn Nets

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Joseph Tsai, vice chairman of Chinese internet conglomerate Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, has struck a deal to buy a 49 percent stake in the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

Other Sport 02 Aug 2017 | 5:45 AM

Sponsors may be tempted by Olympics return to Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO(Reuters) - Even if it is more than a decade away, a Summer Games in Los Angeles in 2028 may be a boost to the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) efforts to extend its lucrative contracts with top sponsors such as Visa Inc and Coca-Cola Co, Olympic sponsorship experts said.

Other Sport 16 Jun 2017 | 11:01 PM

McDonald's ends Olympic sponsor deal with IOC early

NEW YORK/BERLIN (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp ended its 41-year-old sponsorship of the Olympic Games three years early, the International Olympic Committee said on Friday, reflecting the U.S. fast-food giant's focus on its core business as well as rising Olympics sponsorship costs and declining TV ratings.