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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.

  • 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.

  • Date: 
    30 June 2015

    UEFA has found a way to better understand its fanbase through a market segmentation campaign. Matt Cutler reports.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
1 July 2015

The US Olympic Committee (USOC) has said it remains “focused exclusively” on Boston’s bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, but has admitted that public support in the city is a major concern.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Sports betting and casino games provider Tipico has become a premium partner of Bayern Munich, the recently-crowned champion of German football’s top-tier Bundesliga.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Nike chairman and co-founder Phil Knight has said he intends to step down next year, with the US sportswear giant’s president and chief executive Mark Parker lined up to succeed him.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    NBA basketball team the Milwaukee Bucks has entered into a partnership with residential and commercial moving services company Coakley Brothers.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    German sportswear company Adidas has agreed a deal to become the new technical sponsor of Argentinian Primera División top-tier football club Newell's Old Boys.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2015

    Payment services company MasterCard has renewed its long-standing sponsorship of the Uefa Champions League European club football competition.