The US$17 million prize pool at The International Dota 2 Championships shows how much the industry has grown over the past decade.
Commercial television broadcasters are no longer solely concerned about TV content being viewed on TV sets.
The International Olympic Committee will choose between two non-democratic countries – China and Kazakhstan – for the 2022 Winter Olympics. A sign of things to come?
How you watch the footy could be about to change if Australian sports can embrace the new technologies that online broadcasting can offer.
Africa is perfectly capable of competing with the rest of the world on fields and tracks, and in organisational terms too.
The unfolding doping scandal involving Alberto Salazar and the Nike Oregon Project follows the same plot as that of Lance Armstrong and the US Postal Service cycling team.
It was designed as a way of achieving a result from rain-affected matches, but the Duckworth-Lewis method is not fit for purpose. Here's a suggested replacement.
Drug testing has improved but athletes are finding new ways to get around the rules and the technology.
Parents want to simultaneously support and push their kids. But when it comes to sports, this mentality can backfire in subtle ways.
The Women's World Cup has become a hugely popular, global event. But what's happening at the club level?
In a $5 billion industry, there's no longer a level playing field.
When pro football players like Chris Borland quit, it should send a strong message to parents. But there are a host of issues, besides health, to consider.
Corruption at the pinnacle of sports sets a tone for all the rest. Targeting its roots is the right thing to do no matter what comes of the FBI's investigation.
Football is a huge deal in Europe but less so in the states. So why did it take action from Loretta Lynch to topple FIFA?
A breakthrough in genetic of the human embryo raises the question of whether we want to create designer babies with greater athletic abilities.
When it comes to keeping an eye on all the action in sport a coach can only see so much. But machine learning can crunch all the data and look for improvements.
The potential of sport is overlooked in the Green's manifesto.
It turns out, there are few benefits to remaining nonprofit, but many reasons to give it up.
A perfect storm of personalities, demand and money has created unprecedented hype. How should the media respond?
A recent court ruling paved the way for the card game bridge to be classified as a sport. But don't rely on the judge's understanding of biology.