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Former England captain Nigel Melville was advised rugby union would never be popular in the United States. However, the USA Rugby Chief Executive told Rob Ridley that the growth curve is now starting to defy all expectations.

  • Date: 
    1 February 2015

    Andrea Radrizzani, co-founder of MP & Silva, has witnessed his company grow to become the number-one agency in sports media-rights distribution in the space of a decade. But now he has taken a more hands-off role within the company, and is looking further afield at strategic projects in the sports media space. He spoke to Matt Cutler.

  • This week's SportBusiness International One-to-One podcast features Oliver Weingarten, General Secretary of Formula E Teams' Association.

  • Date: 
    16 January 2015

    Fantasy sports operators such as football platform Mondogoal are looking to create a culture of daily fantasy sport in Europe. Matt Cutler reports.

  • This week's SportBusiness International One-to-One podcast features MP & Silva co-founder Andrea Radrizzani.

  • Date: 
    1 December 2014

    The SportBusiness International Sports Innovator of the Year recognises the sports executives who have made the most original business decisions throughout the past 12 months.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
26 January 2015

Uefa has unveiled plans to develop a range of Champions League concept stores across the Middle East in the latest effort by European football’s governing body to boost the global reach of its continental club competition.

  • Date: 
    26 January 2015

    Organisers of the Pro12 European club rugby union tournament have confirmed its 2015 grand final will take place at Ulster’s Kingspan Stadium in a move that marks a change in hosting strategy for the end-of-season showpiece.

  • Date: 
    26 January 2015

    New Major League Baseball (MLB) commissioner Rob Manfred has outlined his vision to increase participation in the sport amongst America’s youth and modernise the game without impacting its traditions, as he stepped into the position on Sunday.

  • Date: 
    26 January 2015

    Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) president Dmitry Chernyshenko is keen to lower the salary cap for the pan-European ice hockey league as its clubs feel the effects of Russia’s economic problems.

  • Date: 
    26 January 2015

    The European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) has confirmed that its president, Georges Guelzec, will bid to replace Bruno Grandi as leader of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG).

  • Date: 
    26 January 2015

    English Premier League football club Manchester United has signed a multi-year deal with Swissquote making the firm its first commercial partner in the foreign exchange sector.