Exclusive features, interviews and more

Elisha Chauhan asks Monza how it plans to reinvigorate the venue’s magic following Bernie Ecclestone’s threat to drop the historic track.

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    1 August 2014

    Kevin Roberts spoke to Deloitte's Dan Jones and AC Milan director Umberto Gandini about commercial challenges and opportunities in a European football landscape where the gap between rich and poor grows greater and greater.

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    1 August 2014

    Should sponsors step out of the shadows and have more say over how major sports events are run?

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    1 August 2014

    Putting a value against retweets, mentions and likes has been a major conundrum for agents looking to capitalise on their sports stars’ prowess across social media. Dallas-based Stout Partners thinks it has the solution.

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    1 August 2014

    Elisha Chauhan went behind-the-scenes with telecoms giant Orange to find out how it works with the Tour de France, the world’s most illustrious cycling event, to secure communication channels at every stage.

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    1 August 2014

    A new digital platform allows sports fans to become editors of their own highlights show. Owen Evans explains how.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
22 August 2014

Sportswear company Puma and financial services business Signal Iduna will acquire stakes in Borussia Dortmund to follow fellow commercial partner Evonik as a new strategic investor in the German Bundesliga football club.

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    22 August 2014

    German Bundesliga football champion Bayern Munich has agreed an enhanced six-year partnership, from 2014-15 to 2019-20, with global logistics company DHL.

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    22 August 2014

    Tyre brand Maxxis has announced a sponsorship agreement with NBA basketball team the Los Angeles Lakers for the 2014-15 season.

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    22 August 2014

    Three takeover bids for American football’s NFL franchise the Buffalo Bills have been submitted, but all of the non-binding offers are valued at less than $900m (€672.2m), according to reports.

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    22 August 2014

    Pay-television broadcaster beIN Sports is to offer a one-month free extension to its online streaming service after customers were denied access to coverage of some of last weekend’s matches from football’s English Premier League.

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    22 August 2014

    German Ice Hockey League (DEL) team Hamburg Freezers has signed an extension to its sponsorship agreement with public transport company S-Bahn Hamburg.