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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May 24, 2016, 09:08 ET Eddie Bauer Athlete Cory Richards Completes His Inaugural Summit Of Mt. Everest Without Supplemental Oxygen; Partner Adrian Ballinger Turns Back Hours Earlier

 Today, Eddie Bauer Athlete and adventure photojournalist Cory Richards made his first successful ascent of Mt. Everest...


May 24, 2016, 09:00 ET National Fishing and Boating Week Kicks Off with Nationwide Events

The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation's (RBFF) Take Me Fishing™ and Vamos A Pescar™ campaigns have joined forces with...


May 24, 2016, 09:00 ET GoPro and Red Bull Form Exclusive Global Partnership

GoPro (NASDAQ:GPRO) and Red Bull today announced they are joining forces on a multi-year, global partnership that includes content production,...


May 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Topgolf Adding Broadcast Media Technology with Protracer Acquisition

 Topgolf Entertainment Group (TEG), a global leader in sports entertainment, has acquired Protracer, the company that pioneered technology to...


May 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Burgers, Beer and a 5K Run Presented by Shake Shack Monday, July 18, 2016 at 7 p.m., Rain or Shine

Join us at Soldier Field (1410 Campus Dr. Chicago) for Burgers & Beer 5k presented by Shake Shack. This race has been a Universal...


May 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Poker Legend Phil Ivey Is Global Partner For New Daily Fantasy Sports Site, Rosters.com

 Rosters.com, a new Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) site, is proud to announce Phil Ivey, the youngest and fastest player to reach 10 World...


May 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Heineken® Sigue Construyendo La Presencia Mundial Del Fútbol Como Presentador Oficial De La International Champions Cup

Heineken® anunció hoy que será el presentador principal y la cerveza oficial de la International Champions Cup (ICC), el...


May 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Heineken® Continues To Build Global Soccer Presence As Presenting Sponsor Of International Champions Cup

Today, Heineken® announced it will become the presenting sponsor and official beer of the International Champions Cup (ICC), the premier...


May 24, 2016, 06:00 ET Neymar Jr. Comes Face to Face with New Madame Tussauds Orlando Figure

 On the heels of scoring the second goal for FC Barcelona and capturing the team's 28th Copa del Rey victory title, Neymar Jr. comes face to...


May 24, 2016, 04:00 ET Optic 2ooo soutient l'équipe de France avec une monture inédite

Citoyenneté et proximité font partie des valeurs clefs d'Optic 2ooo. L'enseigne montre sa volonté de participer au soutien des...


May 23, 2016, 19:05 ET Interface Security Systems Teams with Speedway Motorsports to Provide Proximity Services to Fans at Charlotte Motor Speedway

 Interface Security Systems Holdings, Inc. (Interface) and Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (SMI), have partnered to improve the experience of...


May 23, 2016, 16:58 ET Benjamin Hutson Joins Breg as VP of Operations

 Breg, Inc., a premier provider of sports medicine products and services, announced today that Benjamin Hutson has joined as vice president of...


May 23, 2016, 16:05 ET Hinchcliffe y Honda obtienen la primera posición de salida en la Indy 500

Luego de un emocionante desempeño de última hora el sábado, James Hinchcliffe volvió a destacarse cuando más importaba, y...


May 23, 2016, 14:58 ET Jake Mangum wins 2016 C Spire Ferriss Trophy as state's top college baseball player

Mississippi State's Jake Mangum became the first freshman to win the C Spire Ferriss Trophy by claiming the annual award Monday as Mississippi's...


May 23, 2016, 14:26 ET Cumbres: #project360 conquista el Monte Everest

Primera documentación de la ruta Sur con una cámara de 360° para el #project360 de Mammut. - Referencia cruzada: Imagen...


May 23, 2016, 12:01 ET Máximas alturas: #project360 conquista el Monte Everest

- Referencia cruzada: Imagen disponible en AP Images (http://www.apimages.com) -  Se celebró un nuevo hito en el montañismo...


May 23, 2016, 12:00 ET MISSION Co-Founder and Tennis Champion Serena Williams Takes on Dude Perfect for First-Ever Tennis Trick Shot Video to Kick off MISSION's National Heat Safety Awareness Week

MISSION Athletecare, the global leader in Thermoregulation technologies and products for athletes, brought together Tennis Champion Serena Williams...


May 23, 2016, 11:36 ET CharityVision & Golden Boy Promotions to Host Fight Night Featuring Oscar De La Hoya and Host of "Extra" Mario Lopez

CharityVision, a Utah-based non-profit providing medical equipment, clinics, vision screenings, eye surgeries, and training to doctors in...


May 23, 2016, 11:32 ET Ascent Protein Launched Today as the Official Performance Nutrition of Spartan Race

 As obstacle racing and competitive sports continue to grow globally at an extraordinary rate, its athletes aspire to find ways to be faster,...


May 23, 2016, 11:30 ET Mexico City Hosts Major Arts And Sporting Events In 2016

From Monday Night Football to International Film Festivals, Mexico's Capital Will Host A Variety of Cultural Events Fit for Travelers of Diverse...


May 23, 2016, 11:23 ET Ugam Shares Analytics Strategies for Sporting Goods Industry in New eBook

 Ugam, a global leader in managed analytics, today announced the release of a new eBook, Analytics in the Sporting Goods Industry: Four Success...


May 23, 2016, 10:07 ET IBF China Signs Deal with Chinese PPV Sports Platform LE SPORTS

The International Boxing Federation of China (IBF China) announced a strategic cooperation with Chinese pay-per-view sports...


May 23, 2016, 10:00 ET Dunkin' Donuts And Coca-Cola Team Up To Offer New DD Perks® Members Tickets To COPA America Centenario

 Dunkin' Donuts today announced a program to give new members of its popular DD Perks® Rewards Program the chance to score some...


May 23, 2016, 09:50 ET The Sports Vote Publishes Open Letter to the New York, California and Illinois State Governments

On May 21, 2016, The Sports Vote, a campaign undertaken by The New Sports Economy Institute (NSEI), mailed a personal letter to all the state...


May 23, 2016, 09:08 ET Sam Hill, Chain Reaction Cycles Team Up with Leatt

Leatt Corporation (OTCQB: LEAT), a global developer, marketer and distributor of personal protective equipment for all forms of sports, including...