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Date: 
22 April 2014

Peter Dawson is to retire from his role as chief executive of the R&A, the international golfing body responsible for organising the Open Championship and overseeing the sport on a global basis.

  • Date: 
    23 April 2014

    Pay-television broadcaster beIN Sports and commercial broadcaster M6 have retained the rights for the Uefa Europa League club football competition in France for three seasons, from 2015-16 to 2017-18.

  • Date: 
    23 April 2014

    Military housing and services company Defence Housing Australia has extended its partnership with Australian National Rugby League club Canberra Raiders through the 2015 season.

  • Date: 
    23 April 2014

    The Association of Tennis Professionals has announced that its ATP World Tour 250 event in St. Petersburg, Russia, will be relocated to Tel Aviv, Israel, in a move that will see the men’s tour return to the country for the first time since 1996.

  • Date: 
    23 April 2014

    Fifa secretary general Jerome Valcke has stated Sao Paulo’s Arena Corinthians will be ready for the opening game of the 2014 World Cup, but added that organisers “don’t have a single minute to lose” to complete preparations.

  • Date: 
    23 April 2014

    US media company Comcast has said the Sochi winter Olympics generated over $1.1bn (€797.1m) in revenue, with its NBCUniversal division’s broadcasts of the 2014 Games making a significant contribution to a first quarter net income rise of 30 per cent.

Magazine Content

Date: 
17 April 2014

This Saturday (April 19, 2014), Twickenham Stadium will play host to The Stinger – a top-tier English domestic rugby union game between London Wasps and Gloucester. Matt Cutler asked Wasps COO Jeremy Wilton about the benefits of hosting major fixtures away from their Adams Park home.

Date: 
1 April 2014

Experienced tennis executive and new ATP chief Chris Kermode gives Matt Cutler his vision for men’s tennis, and why he wants to turn ATP World Tour events into sports entertainment behemoths.

Date: 
1 April 2014

Sir Philip Craven MBE, IPC (International Paralympic Committee) President, writes exclusively for SportBusiness International.