Browsing the "Sport" Tag

LA Kings Now Let Fans Verify Merchandise Using a Blockchain App

| Daniel Palmer

The U.S. ice hockey team has launched a blockchain-based app allowing fans to ensure their merchandise and memorabilia are the real deal.

Juventus Soccer Club Is Launching a Crypto Token to Give Fans a ‘Voice’

| Daniel Palmer

One of the most popular soccer clubs in the world is launching a crypto token that it says will boost fan numbers by allowing them to "be heard."

Major French Soccer Club Plans to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency

| Wolfie Zhao

French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain is planning to issue its own cryptocurrency as a way to incentivize participation from its international fans.

Soccer Body UEFA Scores ‘Successful’ Blockchain Ticketing Trial

| Daniel Palmer

European soccer body UEFA says it has completed a "successful" trial of a mobile ticketing app built with blockchain.

NFL Players Union Strikes Deal to Help Athletes Earn Crypto

| Nikhilesh De

The National Football League Player's Association is partnering with a blockchain startup to help its athletes license products in return for tokens.

A Plan to Scale the World’s First ‘Sports Blockchain’ is Accelerating

| Michael del Castillo

Taiwanese insurance giant Fubon Life is aiming to place a sports blockchain called Bravelog at the heart of its blockchain initiatives.

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Ex-Rugby Star: Smart Contracts Could Prevent Legal Disputes in Sport

| Jon Southurst

Self-enforcing smart contracts could prevent disputes in the sports world and ease pressure on the legal system, says a former professional player.

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Crowdfunding Campaign Aims to Promote Bitcoin at NASCAR

| Daniel Palmer

Rookie driver Alex Bowman has joined a crowdfunding campaign to bring a bitcoin-themed car to the Sprint Cup series.

Anonibet Talks Bitcoin Foundation Membership, World Cup Contest

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Anonibet, the first bitcoin sportbook and casino, has become the latest gold member of the Bitcoin Foundation.

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Bitcoin Lands NCAA College Football Bowl Sponsorship Through BitPay

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Bitcoin payments processor BitPay will sponsor the St. Petersburg Bowl over the next three years.