Exclusive features, interviews and more

Owen Evans speaks to Gian-Franco Kasper, newly-appointed interim chairman of SportAccord, about his plan to dismantle the union in order to get it back into the Olympic Family.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Getting more women into sport’s major boardrooms: are quotas really the answer?

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Eurosport CEO Peter Hutton has overseen dramatic change in just four months of stewardship of the Discovery-owned broadcaster. Matt Cutler travelled to Paris to ask him about the future ambitions of the company.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    The US Department of Justice (DOJ) investigation into corruption in football is unprecedented and has presented the sports marketing industry with a number of complicated questions. We canvassed industry insiders to try to answer five of the most pressing questions.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Frank Dunne asks Riccardo Silva, sports media rights entrepreneur and co-founder of new NASL (North American Soccer League) franchise Miami FC, about his fight to take on Brand Beckham.

  • Date: 
    30 June 2015

    UEFA has found a way to better understand its fanbase through a market segmentation campaign. Matt Cutler reports.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
3 July 2015

The list of candidates to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup will remain at four after World Rugby today (Friday) said that the United States has elected not to follow-up initial interest in staging its showpiece national team tournament.

  • Date: 
    6 July 2015

    Air New Zealand has renewed its sponsorship deal with the country’s iconic All Blacks rugby union national team.

  • Date: 
    6 July 2015

    Lega Serie A, the governing body of the top division of Italian football, has announced that its 2015 Supercoppa Italiana competition will be staged in Shanghai, China on August 8.

  • Date: 
    6 July 2015

    Benfica TV, the pay-television channel operated by Portuguese Primeira Liga football club Benfica, has acquired rights for the top divisions of football in Italy and France.

  • Date: 
    6 July 2015

    Czech lottery provider Synot Tip has signed up as a partner of top Czech Republic football club Sparta Prague.

  • Date: 
    6 July 2015

    Formula One’s commercial rights-holder and main shareholder CVC Capital Partners has maintained it is under no pressure to sell its controlling stake in the motor-racing series, according to co-chairman Donald Mackenzie.