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Owen Evans speaks to Gian-Franco Kasper, newly-appointed interim chairman of SportAccord, about his plan to dismantle the union in order to get it back into the Olympic Family.

  • Gian-Franco Kasper is the man tasked with saving SportAccord from Olympic oblivion after ex-president Marius Vizer alienated the union of sports federations from the large parts of the sports industry.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Getting more women into sport’s major boardrooms: are quotas really the answer?

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Eurosport CEO Peter Hutton has overseen dramatic change in just four months of stewardship of the Discovery-owned broadcaster. Matt Cutler travelled to Paris to ask him about the future ambitions of the company.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    The US Department of Justice (DOJ) investigation into corruption in football is unprecedented and has presented the sports marketing industry with a number of complicated questions. We canvassed industry insiders to try to answer five of the most pressing questions.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Frank Dunne asks Riccardo Silva, sports media rights entrepreneur and co-founder of new NASL (North American Soccer League) franchise Miami FC, about his fight to take on Brand Beckham.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
28 July 2015

The US Olympic Committee (USOC) is on the lookout for a new candidate city for the 2024 summer Olympic Games after Boston’s troubled bid was officially dropped yesterday (Monday) due to concerns over levels of public support.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2015

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today (Tuesday) unveiled changes to the bidding procedure for the 2024 Olympic Games and improvements to the host city contract for the 2022 winter Games as officials weighed up the news of Boston’s withdrawal as a bid city for the former event.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2015

    The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has reinstated the national federation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to full member status following its suspension relating to horse welfare issues and non-compliance with regulations within the endurance discipline.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2015

    Binary options broker 24Option.com has struck a deal to become an official partner of French Ligue 1 football club Olympique Lyonnais.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2015

    Southern New Hampshire University has secured a multi-year agreement with Major League Soccer that makes the educational institution the league’s exclusive education partner.

  • Date: 
    28 July 2015

    The Turkish Basketball Federation has extended its long-standing partnership with German automotive manufacturer Mercedes-Benz.