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

  • Date: 
    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

    The furore over the Washington Redskins’ name builds not only in the nation’s capital, but across the United States. However, the region has a precedent for name changes working out rather well.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
20 August 2014

US design, architecture, engineering and planning giant HOK is set to return to the sports facility market after announcing the acquisition of rival firm 360 Architecture.

  • Date: 
    21 August 2014

    Fashion company LF Corp has reached an agreement with the 2015 Gwangju summer Universiade to become the official sponsor for formal wear at the multi-sport event.

  • Date: 
    21 August 2014

    The Association of Football Agents (AFA), which represents more than 300 agents in the UK, has appealed to the European Commission to block plans by football’s world governing body Fifa to reform the sector.

  • Date: 
    21 August 2014

    The British Eurosport division of pan-European sports broadcaster Eurosport has acquired rights for the 2014 Badminton World Championships.

  • Date: 
    21 August 2014

    Pay-television broadcaster Fox International Channels has acquired rights in Hong Kong for the Uefa Europa League European club football competition.

  • Date: 
    21 August 2014

    Golf’s PGA Tour has extended a rights deal with pay-television broadcaster ESPN International in Latin America and the Caribbean.