Next summer will see the much anticipated 2018 World Cup in Russia. The tournament will kick off with Russia vs Saudia Arabia on the 14th June and will see the final played on the 15th July. See all the fixtures and groups here.
Fresh on the back of some excellent displays by the Northern Hemisphere in the Autumn Internationals the date is now in for the resumption of one of the best tournaments on the planet - 3rd February 2018.
19:45 or 20:00 kick offs on Saturday nights have been voted in by the Premier League Chairmen for the latest round of TV rights auction in December. The changes could be implemented ready for the 2019/20 season, and would be challenging the traditional Saturday night sales for operators.
We’re on the hunt for a passionate sports fan to project manage major drinks campaigns with our pubs, coordinate scaling opportunities with partners, and develop our digital B2B marketing and engagement strategy. You keep everything ticking over, quite like Andrea Pirlo (silky hairstyle a bonus but not a dealbreaker).
New data from MatchPint and Vianet show that the Autumn Internationals provided a 4% sales increase compared to last year’s bumper opening weekend
In a recent survey conducted by MatchPint and Sky, 99% of sports fans said they would return to the same pub having watched live sport there. Read more here...
The 6 Nations is a national past time in the UK and we consistently see hundreds of thousands of people searching for places to watch the games so we delve deeper into what this means for the pubs showing it
Being a first mover in the data led marketing revolution will unlock great value. As we see a shift towards digital, there is an increasing amount of data marketers can use, the winner will be who uses it best.
Stonegate Pub Company have signed an 18-month partnership agreement with MatchPint to provide sports planning support, consumer marketing, and promotional activity with suppliers, through to the Russia World Cup in July 2018.
First impressions count, and your pubs' profile is the first opportunity you have to sell your pub to potential new customers. And what's the first thing they see? Your profile picture.
Here at MatchPint we want you to make the most of some amazing sport coming up in March. Cast your eyes over 6 of the biggest fixtures to advertise this month.
Chris Eubank Jnr is set to fight for then IBO world super-middleweight on Saturday evening as ITV makes its first move into the pay-per-view boxing.
Following overridingly positive feedback, MatchPint has updated its integration with pub websites to deliver better, more relevant, and simpler content and allow pubs to effortlessly market sport across their own websites.
Following fantastic results from their Euro 2016 activation, MatchPint and Carlsberg are launching the second phase of a partnership to increase footfall and drive rate of sale in Free Trade outlets. The geographically targeted campaign will focus on outlet recruitment and branded rewards across LIverpool and Manchester.
A major research project between MatchPint and CGA Strategy has uncovered that sport is worth an incremental £83k to pubs each year, on average. The report answers a wide range of questions relating to different sports, competitions, and broadcasters, as well as analysing the effect on drinks sales and consumer behaviour.
MatchPint have partnered with CGA strategy to investigate the value of football for pubs in 2015/16. With the new season having just started we have released the first free infographic of the project.
MatchPint have partnered with CPL Training to release a training video on "How to Make the Most of Sport" ahead of the new Premier League season. The video has a focus on 3 key areas - "Build your reputation", "Broaden your range" and "Get proactive online".
Sky Sports and BT Sport have released the first set of fixtures for the 2016/17 Season. Here's your guide to what's hot, what's not, and who's showing what.
A short guide on how to make the most of the hugely exciting Summer of Sport! From the end of the football season, through the Euros to the Rio Olympics and then straight back into the new football season in August!
Introducing a series of articles looking at key trends and opportunities for sports pubs in the UK. If you're a pub that shows sport, this should be your bible (well, a chapter in it, at least)!
We're launching a massive update to MatchPint's pub platform. It goes live on Monday 16 November. Take a look at the major upgrades and changes, including a new social media scheduling tool.