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THE CHANGING NATURE of the sports media industry in Brazil is perhaps best exemplified by the recent developments surrounding the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A, the top tier of football in the country.

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    28 July 2016

    Brazil is in the midst of its worst recession in a generation. At the beginning of the year industry professionals predicted that its economy would shrink 2.95 per cent in 2016.

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    28 July 2016

    The turmoil of 2016 was difficult to envisage when Rio upset the odds to land hosting rights to this summer’s Olympic Games.

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    26 July 2016

    For every official sponsor at the Rio Olympics there will be a rival seeking to disrupt the impact of the official advertising campaigns. Jennifer Gibson, senior associate in the dispute resolution team at independent UK law firm Burges Salmon LLP looks at the steps that will be taken to protect Olympic partners

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    25 July 2016

    Chatri Sityodtong is the martial-arts practising entrepreneur behind ONE Championship, the biggest sports property in Asia. Here he speaks to Ben Cronin about his rivalry with UFC and the secret of breaking into China.

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    22 July 2016

    The latest instalment of Eurosport's Sport&Co series reviews FISU Forum 2016, where participants debated issues surrounding university sport and sport in general.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
28 July 2016

Daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator FanDuel has confirmed it will launch in the UK market next month.

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    28 July 2016

    Travel money specialist FairFX has entered into a partnership with English Premier League football champion Leicester City.

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    28 July 2016

    Thai pay-television operator TrueVisions has acquired rights to broadcast a host of leading club football competitions, including the English Premier League, through deals with pay-television broadcaster beIN Sports and Fox International Channels, the broadcast subsidiary of media company 21st Century Fox.

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    28 July 2016

    The 2017 edition of golf’s PGA Championship is set to remain in Charlotte, despite concerns surrounding a law in the US city’s home state of North Carolina that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

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    28 July 2016

    Polish commercial and pay-television broadcaster Polsat has confirmed the launch of a new channel dedicated to boxing and combat sports.

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    28 July 2016

    Chinese sports equipment manufacturer Double Fish has extended its partnership with the International Table Tennis Federation.