Melbourne comes out tops as the best large city in the ultimate sports cities awards for 2018, along with having the best venues and the best event strategy.
According to Ispo News, visiting fitness clubs is a massive trend across Europe and growing fast.
According to a report in the UK's Financial Times, adidas is to cut the number of its stores globally "but make them better."
Melbourne FC has inked a partnership with Nissan's premium car brand Infiniti.
Health promotion foundation VicHealth is challenging sports organisations and local councils to develop new ideas to get Victorians active with up to $450,000 in funding up for grabs.
More than 6600 athletes are competing in the Commonwealth Games this week, participating in 18 sports.
Nike leads in the Brand Finance Top 50 list of the most valuable apparel brands in the world, with adidas showing up at number four.
Coaches of all sporting levels are invited to the ICCE global coaches house to be held during GC2018 next month.
Puma is reported to have plans to return to the basketball market "to better compete with adidas and Nike in the major markets of China and the USA."
Budget airline AirAsia and Australia's leading surfing bodies inked a deal that will see the carrier become surfing's official airline partner.
Netball fans can collect their favourite players with new Suncorp Super Netball trading cards, claiming to be the first range of trading cards in Australia focused on female athletes.
The International Triathlon Union has signed a multiple year global agreement with ASICS as a Global Development Partner.
Burger chain McDonald's has signed to sponsor the AFLW for the next five years.
The tennis programme for primary schools is working well and now is the time to include it in secondary schools, reports Tennis Australia.
Telecommunications giant Optus has inked an deal to sponsor the aquatic centre for the April Commonwealth Games.
Peters Ice Cream has signed as a sponsor of the Commonwealth Games multi-sport event, to be held in April on the Coast Coast.
Financial services company Invast Global has signed to become shorts sponsor for Australia's rugby sevens national teams this year.
Australian Beer Company inks a deal for its Yenda beer brand to partner Rugby Australia, and the super rugby club competition for the next three seasons.
Brisbane Roar signs a shirt sponsorship deal with loan provider Central Home Loans which will serve as a platinum partner for the rest of the current season and all of next.
Eighteen National Olympic Committees from four continents will be provided with free competition clothing for the Winter Olympics, thanks to the support of the IOC and the WFSGI.
The huge Aussie team for the Commonwealth Games have had a chance to see what they will be wearing to compete in April.
Outdoor retailer Kangaroo Tent City & BBQs has entered administration.
The Brand Finance Global 500 brands has Nike at number 40, and the only sports brand to feature in the top 100.
Eight Aussie cities will host World T20 fixtures in 2020, when the men's and women's battles will be fought at either end of the year.
Korean car brand Kia has added a further five years to its 17 as major sponsor of the Australian Open.