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Elisha Chauhan looks at the set-up of the new Premier12 competition, which baseball’s world governing body hopes will be a game-changer for the sport’s international development.

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    1 September 2014
    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.
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    1 September 2014

    Elisha Chauhan selected 10 of the most influential people in the New Zealand sports industry, and explains how they are each playing a significant role shaping the business.

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    1 September 2014

    Elisha Chauhan looks at four of New Zealand’s leading sports venues, their unique selling points and how scheduled improvements could affect their hosting future.

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    1 September 2014

    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?

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    1 September 2014

    New players in the domestic broadcast landscape during the last 18 months have created a vibrant sports rights market in New Zealand, and major rights-holders have taken advantage.

Daily news summaries

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18 September 2014

The European Commission (EC) has today (Thursday) launched a Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions, while European football’s key stakeholders have joined forces to introduce a code of conduct which aims to set out the guiding principles for all players, referees, clubs and other officials on issues surrounding the integrity of the game.

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    18 September 2014

    The French Football League (LFP) has granted its approval to three investment funds to give financing to teams in exchange for sharing a player’s transfer fee, according to the Bloomberg news agency.

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    18 September 2014

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Korean government and the PyeongChang winter Olympics organising committee will work together more closely to ensure the success of the 2018 Games, according to the global governing body.

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    18 September 2014

    The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced that the showpiece Grand Slam tournaments have agreed to increase their contribution to the Grand Slam Development Fund (GSDF) by 25 per cent in an effort to help boost the advancement of the sport worldwide.

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    18 September 2014

    Scotch whisky brand Johnnie Walker has entered into a multi-year partnership with the Formula One motor-racing series.

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    18 September 2014

    Fox Sports Asia, the regional subsidiary of 21st Century Fox’s broadcast arm Fox International Channels, has agreed a six-year extension to its rights deal for the Wimbledon tennis championships across a host of Asian markets.