Tag: Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia growing appetite for esports

Demand for Esports venues in Saudi Arabia is rising

The global architectural design firm Populous, in partnership with the media company YouGov, has released new data on the rapid growth of esports in Saudi Arabia. The findings underline not only huge interest in esports, but how this is driving demand for purpose- built esports venues and live... » Read more

Community sports-focused Dammam Dome opens

Saudi Arabia to open multipurpose domes

The Saudi Sports for All Federation (SFA) multipurpose sports facility in Dammam (City in Saudi Arabia) opened to the public recently. ‘Construction Review Online’ stated that this was announced by SFA, a proactive community sport and wellness organization in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Sports for... » Read more

PIF dive deep into world of football

Saud Arabia Public Investment Fond to put GBP2bn in soccer

The Public Investment Fund (PIF) of Saudi Arabia has committed £2 billion to new long-term football sponsorship deals outside of the Premier League team Newcastle United F.C. (UK) in 2022. ‘Newcastle World’ stated that the PIF, who own 80 percent of ‘The Magpies’, has invested heavily... » Read more

2029 Asian Winter Games at NEOM’s Trojena

Saudi Arabia will host Asian Winter Games 2029

Saudi Arabia has won the bid to host the 2029 Asian Winter Games (AWG) in NEOM’s yet-to-be-built mountain resort Trojena. ‘Gulf Business’ stated that this was announced by Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki al-Faisal, Minister of Sports, Saudi Arabia, on October 4th. The bid to host the games was... » Read more

Supercoppa Italiana may undergo sea change

Saudi Arabia to offer Supercoppa

The way that the Supercoppa Italiana (Italy) is contested could be set for a radical change as a big offer has come from Saudi Arabia, a report claims. ‘sempremilan’ stated that the date and location for the next Supercoppa between the top-flight clubs A.C. Milan and Inter Milan has already... » Read more

Fierce competition to stage 2030 FIFA show

Saudi Egypt Greece to bid for 2030 WC

Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Greece are set to announce a joint bid for the 2030 World Cup, according to reports. ‘GIVEMESPORT’ stated that a successful bid by the trio would mean a second Winter World Cup for fans, due to the extreme temperatures in the regions throughout June and July each... » Read more

MotoGP bid to make inroads into Saudi Arabia

MotoGP in Saudi Arabia

Sports league MotoGP has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to race in Saudi Arabia, the sport’s commercial rights holder Dorna said on September 5th. ‘Reuters’ stated that MotoGP said a future Saudi Arabian Grand Prix would be held on a newly constructed multipurpose circuit, without... » Read more