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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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19 September 2014

Football’s European governing body Uefa has announced that Wembley Stadium in London has won the bid for the prized semi-finals and final package of Euro 2020, with Belarus, Bulgaria, FYR Macedonia, Israel, Sweden and Wales the six nations to miss out on hosting rights for the national team tournament.

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    19 September 2014

    The North American IndyCar motor-racing series is set to return to Brazil next year after organisers announced that a deal had been agreed for a race to take place at Brasilia’s Autodromo Internacional Nelson Piquet.

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    19 September 2014

    English Premier League football club Arsenal has announced a £2m (€2.5m/$3.2m) reduction in group profit, but a £21.5m increase in total turnover in its yearly financial results.

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    19 September 2014

    Chinese telecommunications company Huawei has continued its major investment in football by signing a sponsorship deal with Spanish Liga champion Atlético Madrid.

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    19 September 2014

    Italian Serie A football club AC Milan has renewed its sponsorship deal with home appliances giant Indesit under a new contract that will promote its Hotpoint brand.

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    19 September 2014

    German sports broadcaster Sport1 has acquired the free-to-air rights to the Basketball Bundesliga (BBL), the top division of the sport in Germany, after agreeing a two-year deal with the league’s rights-holder, telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom.