Sport Management Review

(The TQCC of Sport Management Review is 12. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-12-01 to 2023-12-01.)
“We want more diversity but…”: Resisting diversity in recreational sports clubs62
Organisational factors and non-accidental violence in sport: A systematic review56
Walking for fun or for “likes”? The impacts of different gamification orientations of fitness apps on consumers’ physical activities53
Viewing sports online together? Psychological consequences on social live streaming service usage52
Examining environmental fan engagement initiatives through values and norms with intercollegiate sport fans46
Creating sense of presence in a virtual reality experience: Impact on neurophysiological arousal and attitude towards a winter sport43
The determinants of stadium attendance in elite women’s football: Evidence from the UEFA Women's Champions League41
Reviewing evidence of LGBTQ+ discrimination and exclusion in sport40
An analysis of soccer referee experiences in France and the Netherlands: Abuse, conflict, and level of support36
Examining institutional work that perpetuates abuse in sport organizations33
Snapchat and child sexual abuse in sport: Protecting child athletes in the social media age29
A new conceptualization of mega sports event legacy delivery: Wicked problems and critical realist solution28
From isomorphism to institutional work: advancing institutional theory in sport management research26
The sport cluster concept as middle-range theory for the sport value framework26
An exploration of the distractions inherent to social media use among athletes26
Antecedents and outcomes of social innovation: A global study of sport for development and peace organizations23
A community capacity building approach to sport-based youth development22
It is time to consider athletes’ well-being and performance satisfaction: The roles of authentic leadership and psychological capital22
“If people are wearing pink stuff they’re probably not real fans”: Exploring women’s perceptions of sport fan clothing21
The process isn’t a case of report it and stop”: Athletes’ lived experience of whistleblowing on doping in sport21
Understanding sport event volunteers’ continuance intention: An environmental psychology approach21
The determinants of the intention to continue voluntary football refereeing21
Managing parasport: An investigation of sport policy factors and stakeholders influencing para-athletes’ career pathways20
Athletic goal achievement: A critical antecedent of event satisfaction, re-participation intention, and future exercise intention in participant sport events20
Interorganisational conflict between national and provincial sport organisations within China’s elite sport system: Perspectives from national organisations20
Responses to multi-level institutional complexity in a national sport federation20
Sport-for-development: A comprehensive analysis of theoretical and conceptual advancements19
Market disruption as a regime for athlete activism: An economic analysis of college football player protests19
The journey of transitioning: Being a trans male athlete in college sport18
Market reactions to sport sponsorship announcements: Comparison between sponsors and their rivals18
Using social network analysis to investigate interorganizational relationships and capacity building within a sport for development coalition18
Promoting athlete welfare: A proposal for an international surveillance system18
Charity sport event participants and fundraising: An examination of constraints and negotiation strategies18
Whistleblowing determinants and the effectiveness of reporting channels in the international sports sector18
Fan response to the identity threat of potential team relocation17
Law, policy, and the participation of transgender athletes in the United States17
The Role of Consumer Engagement in Behavioral Loyalty through Value Co-Creation in Fitness Clubs17
Antecedents and outcomes of employee engagement in sport for development17
Examining sport marketing through a rainbow lens17
Examining the factors influencing organizational creativity in professional sport organizations16
Watching sports on Twitch? A study of factors influencing continuance intentions to watch Thursday Night Football co-streaming16
Television match officials, referees, and home advantage: Evidence from the European Rugby Cup15
Design archetype utility for understanding and analyzing the governance of contemporary national sport organizations15
Re-engaging local youth for sustainable sport-for-development15
Exploring referee abuse through the lens of the collegiate rugby coach14
From intention to participation: Exploring the moderating role of a voucher-based event leveraging initiative14
Understanding the impact of radical change on the effectiveness of national-level sport organizations: A multi-stakeholder perspective14
Does it really matter? A study on soccer fans’ perceptions of ethical leadership and their role as “stakeowners”14
An exploration of young professional football players’ perceptions of the talent development process in England13
The blurry spectrums of team identity threat13
Volunteer selection at a major sport event: A strategic Human Resource Management approach13
Does performance justify the underrepresentation of women coaches? Evidence from professional women’s soccer13
Breaking the glass monitor: examining the underrepresentation of women in esports environments13
Examining the relationship for sport motives, relationship quality, and sport consumption intention12
The rainbow connection: a scoping review and introduction of a scholarly exchange on LGBTQ+ experiences in sport management12
The impact of unlearning context on organizational performance through knowledge management: A case of community sport clubs in Iran12
There is no nil in NIL: examining the social media value of student-athletes’ names, images, and likeness12
Evaluating the impacts of working towards the International Safeguards for Children in Sport12
Understanding complexity and dynamics in the career development of eSports athletes12
Sport event sponsorship management from the sponsee’s perspective12