This week, during the first five days of the 2021 Australian Open, the stadium was packed…by pandemic standards. It was 50 percent occupied with up to 30,000 fans. Then, authorities declared a snap lockdown because of a Covid outbreak. The…
Although everyone expected a spike in sports viewership when games resumed, they were surprised by the fans’ response.
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Because Japan is not a country of beer drinkers, it has to adjust to massive beer demand when it hosts the Rugby World Cup.
For fantasy sports games to be legal in states where online gambling was prohibited, they had to prove whether luck or skill mattered more.
Although massive Super Bowl spending will pour into Atlanta, estimates of its economic benefit depend on whether you ask the Host Committee or an economist.
Seeing that LeBron James has a four-year $154 million deal, we can ask what makes superstar salaries for athletes so high.
When student athlete pay is replaced by luxurious locker rooms, the market is prevented from allocating money productively.
Trying to figure out the reason for success in Major League Baseball could take us beyond individual talent to understanding the sources of team chemistry.