Sapphire Ventures raises $115 mln for sports tech fund

Sapphire Ventures has raised a $115 million sports tech fund called Sapphire Sport, according to a regulatory filing. The fund was launched last year with an initial $100 million target, and the firm raised the commitments from 29 investors. Partners listed on the fund tinclude Sapphire Managing Directors Nino Marakovic, Jai Das, David Hartwig, Doug Higgins and Andreas Weiskam.