On September 19, UEFA will decide which 13 cities across Europe host Euro 2020. SportBusiness International Deputy Editor Owen Evans met UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino to get his take on the opportunities and challenges for the new event set-up.
New Zealand is known on the international sporting scene as the king of rugby union, and the All Blacks have a portfolio of global sponsors to reflects that. But which other Kiwi properties provide opportunities for brands, and what is driving that?
Rio 2016 has announced details of its ticket pricing strategy for the Olympic Games, and insisted that more than half of the 7.5 million tickets available will be priced at R70 (€24/$31) or less in a bid to ensure the event is “open to everyone.”
US media and entertainment company Discovery Communications is in talks to acquire Talpa Media’s 33-per-cent stake in Dutch commercial broadcaster SBS, according to the media company’s owner, Jon de Mol.
Turkish Super Lig football club Galatasaray has signed a shirt sponsorship deal with Chinese telecommunications company Huawei in an agreement that marks a shift in commercial strategy for the Istanbul giant.