Larry Ellison, the billionaire owner of reigning America’s Cup champion Oracle Team USA, has revealed that he wants Hawaii to stage the next finale of the sailing showpiece and is keen to model the event on the Formula One motor-racing championship.
Real-time highlights of basketball games from the Big East US college conference will be distributed to social media platforms and national website publishers under a deal with the WSC Sports Technologies media company.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) has announced that all nine races in the Women Road World Cup will be broadcast worldwide in 2014, in what the governing body claims is an unprecedented development for women’s cycling.
Canal Plus will demand €293m ($401m) in compensation from rival French pay-television broadcaster in a lawsuit submitted to the country’s Tribunal de Commerce business court, according to the BFM Business news website.
Once the English Premier League’s best-paid executive, former Manchester United and Chelsea CEO Peter Kenyon is now looking to mine value from rugby union. He talks to Kevin Roberts about the opportunities in both footballing codes.