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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.

  • Date: 
    27 May 2014

    Some interesting facts and figures about the global cricket fan, in an infographical snippet from the upcoming Global Sports Media Consumption report.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2014

    Zayed Sports City in the United Arab Emirates is home to four major sporting facilities designed to host a wide range of sporting events and teams.

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    1 July 2014

    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.

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    1 July 2014

    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.

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    1 July 2014

    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.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
28 July 2014

Cho Yang-ho, who led PyeongChang’s successful bid to host the 2018 winter Olympic Games, has been nominated to serve as the new chief executive of the event in South Korea.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2014

    The Astana Presidential Professional Sports Club has hailed Vincenzo Nibali’s victory at the Tour de France as a validation of its nation-building through sport strategy, adding that it is now determined to build on this success through its other sports interests.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2014

    Triathlon organisation Ironman will host its first world championship in the southern hemisphere, with the Sunshine Coast area of Australian state Queensland awarded the rights for the 2016 event.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2014

    Spanish Liga champion Atlético Madrid has agreed a long-term extension to its kit partnership deal with US sportswear giant Nike until 2026.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2014

    The Belgian national lottery has signed a six year extension to its title sponsorship of the Lotto-Belisol UCI World Tour cycling team, which will also have a new co-naming partner from 2015.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2014

    US financial services company EverBank has extended its stadium naming rights deal with NFL American football franchise the Jacksonville Jaguars, signing a 10-year contract worth $43m (€31.6m).