Sport

Packs a punch: Floyd Mayweather (left) will take on UFC's Conor McGregor

Need to know: Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor boxing match

By MA Editorial

More than 1m boxing fans flocked to the pub to watch the Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko boxing match in April, making this month's (August) Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor fight a tempting prospect for licensees.

Football: Arsenal and Chelsea go head to head on Sunday 6 August

Arsenal meets Chelsea in FA Community Shield this weekend

By Georgina Townshend

A great line-up of sport is available over weekend, with Arsenal meeting Chelsea in the FA Community Shield at Wembley, England facing South Africa at Old Trafford, and the final day of horse racing at Goodwood Festival.

Game-changer: footy shown in pubs boosts drinks sales

Raise your pub game for the football season

By Tommy Leighton

Spurs are on their way to Wembley, Lukaku chose Manchester Utd over Chelsea and Manchester City have spent more on their defence than many small African nations, but what does the Premier League have in store for your venue this season?

Football: the England women'steam take on Spain this weekend

England to take on Spain in UEFA Women's Euro 2017 this weekend

By Georgina Townshend

All eyes will be on the Women's England football team as they face Spain in the next round of the UEFA Women's Euro 2017. Catch this, as well as the final day of the Open Championship and pre-season football, this weekend.

Special feature: The lessons of Upton Park

Special feature: The lessons of Upton Park

By Roger Protz

East End pubs around the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, lived and died by their claret and blue credentials, so it’s little wonder a year after West Ham upped sticks and moved to Stratford that some have already put the shutters up.

Pretty magical: Niche sports can help business

Niche sports can create 'something magical' in pubs

By Georgina Townshend

If pubs get behind niche sports such as handball, wrestling, netball and NBA basketball, it can “really add to their business”, according to leading managers in the trade.

Best shared: Understanding the sports fan is key for pubs

How ‘understanding the sports fan’ can boost pub sales

By Georgina Townshend

What sports fans want from their pub experience is to be offered a mixture of sport, atmosphere, and something different to what they get at home, according to MatchPint’s co-founder Dominic Collingwood.

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