Alan Pascoe was among the first business leaders interviewed in depth by SportBusiness International 18 years ago. Now, as he steps back as president of CSM, he reflects on a pioneer career in international sports marketing. Kevin Roberts reports.
Ahead of this month’s Manila Masters, Rob Ridley looks at how 3x3 basketball could be set for a significant growth curve, helped by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA)’s new tie-up with IMG.
Plans are afoot for an NFL (National Football League) developmental league. Barry Wilner explains how it could work, and why it could be a watershed for a variety of stakeholders in north America’s sports industry.
OCA (Olympic Council of Asia) and ANOC (Association of National Olympic Committees) president Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah of Kuwait reveals his life influences and aspirations within the inner circles of the Olympic Movement.
At the end of May, London’s Wembley Stadium transformed from the host of an international football match to the setting for a world title boxing match in a matter of hours. Elisha Chauhan finds out exactly how it was done.
Formula One chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has denied recent reports that he is planning a takeover of the motor-racing series’ parent company Delta Topco, while organisers of the sport’s inaugural Russian Grand Prix have maintained this year’s race in Sochi remains on course despite the escalation in tension in eastern Ukraine.
The Qatari government has approved some measures to improve conditions for foreign workers following widespread criticism of the Gulf state’s treatment of some of those working in construction ahead of the 2022 Fifa World Cup.
ING-DiBa, the German subsidiary of Dutch financial services giant ING, has extended its status as the main sponsor of the German Basketball Federation (DBB), along with its endorsement deal with German basketball superstar Dirk Nowitzki.
Italian Serie A football clubs have been afforded a new sponsorship opportunity after Lega Serie A, the governing body of the top division, approved the introduction of a fourth branding place on shirts.