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Don Garber, MLS (Major League Soccer) Commissioner, spoke to Owen Evans about David Beckham, battling cancer and his plans to push soccer onto the top table of sport in the United States.

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    14 November 2014

    What does a regular day as a FIFA presidential candidate comprise?

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    5 November 2014

    MLS (Major League Soccer) is undergoing an image makeover in an attempt to unite their fast-growing competition.  

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    1 November 2014

    The English Premier League looks set for another bumper increase when it sells its domestic broadcast rights next year. But what strategies are currently being discussed to try and replicate that kind of increase in the other big four European football leagues? Frank Dunne, Editor of TV Sports Markets, asked the decision-makers in Spanish, French, German and Dutch football at last month’s SPORTELMonaco.

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    1 November 2014

    Complementing Dubai Sports City is the Hamdan Sports Complex, another world-class and spectacularly flexible sports venue completed in 2010 at a cost of over $300 million.

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    1 November 2014

    The privately-financed Dubai Sports City development, which comprises an array of top-level sports facilities and a significant residential element, is the place where the two distinct, but inevitably linked, facets of sport in the emirate come together.

Daily news summaries

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24 November 2014

Formula One’s smaller teams have stated their belief that progress is being made on the subject of revenue distribution in the motor-racing series, while the sport’s chief executive, Bernie Ecclestone, has moved to clarify controversial comments over the importance of the youth market.

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    24 November 2014

    The European Tour has confirmed the addition of six new tournaments to its 2015 international schedule, while the Spanish Golf Federation (RFEG) has put forward the PGA Catalunya Resort as its proposed venue for the 2022 Ryder Cup.

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    24 November 2014

    The European Olympic Committees (EOC) has elected Minsk, Belarus and Erzurum, Turkey as the respective hosts of the summer and winter editions of the 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival.

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    24 November 2014

    German automotive manufacturer Audi has agreed a deal to serve as the presenting sponsor of the International Champions Cup when the pre-season club football tournament expands to Australia next year.

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    24 November 2014

    The FIE, fencing’s global governing body, has signed a rights and content distribution agreement with multi-lingual and multi-national news broadcaster Euronews.

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    24 November 2014

    The Tour de France is seeking a new partner for one of its major commercial packages after state-controlled betting and gaming operator PMU announced it will withdraw its sponsorship of the cycling race’s green jersey from 2015.