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With a return to India imminent following a self-imposed four-year exile, Lalit Modi, the architect of the Indian Premier League (IPL), tells Matt Cutler his plans to shake up the business of cricket once again.

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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

Date: 
16 September 2014

Francesco Ricci Bitti, president of the International Tennis Federation (ITF), has confirmed that the Davis Cup national team tournament will remain an annual event despite complaints from some players that it over-burdens a crowded schedule.

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    16 September 2014

    The NFL has appointed a number of women to senior positions in an effort help shape the American football league’s domestic violence and sexual assault policies.

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    16 September 2014

    The Norwegian Olympic Committee (NIF) has hailed a show of support from the country’s regional sports confederations as Oslo’s bid for the 2022 winter Olympic Games prepares to discover whether it will receive the all-important backing of the government.

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    16 September 2014

    The Association of Southeast Asian Nations Football Federation’s (AFF) proposed Asean Super League club competition could launch in 2016 if new proposals for the troubled project outlined at the Football Association of Singapore’s (FAS) annual general meeting get the go-ahead.

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    16 September 2014

    Restaurant management company Yum Brands has reached an agreement with the operating group of Churchill Downs racecourse to retain its presenting sponsorship of the iconic Kentucky Derby horse race through 2020.

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    16 September 2014

    International hotel company Radisson has become the first sponsor to suspend its involvement with NFL American football franchise the Minnesota Vikings due to the controversy surrounding Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.