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Sir Keith Mills writes exclusively in SportBusiness International about how the Olympic Movement can connect with the next generation, the British America’s Cup challenge and upcoming Invictus Games.

  • Date: 
    27 May 2014

    Some interesting facts and figures about the global cricket fan, in an infographical snippet from the upcoming Global Sports Media Consumption report.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2014

    Zayed Sports City in the United Arab Emirates is home to four major sporting facilities designed to host a wide range of sporting events and teams.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2014

    Ahead of this month’s Manila Masters, Rob Ridley looks at how 3x3 basketball could be set for a significant growth curve, helped by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA)’s new tie-up with IMG.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2014

    Plans are afoot for an NFL (National Football League) developmental league. Barry Wilner explains how it could work, and why it could be a watershed for a variety of stakeholders in north America’s sports industry.

  • Date: 
    1 July 2014

    Alan Pascoe was among the first business leaders interviewed in depth by SportBusiness International 18 years ago. Now, as he steps back as president of CSM, he reflects on a pioneer career in international sports marketing. Kevin Roberts reports.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
25 July 2014

Fifa has said it remains committed to Russia’s staging of the 2018 World Cup, adding that it believes a boycott of the national team tournament would not be an effective means of reducing tensions in the region.

  • Date: 
    25 July 2014

    Four European teams have committed themselves to the 2017 America’s Cup to ensure that the sailing event will be viable after official challenger Team Australia withdrew last week because of rising costs.

  • Date: 
    25 July 2014

    The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has reported a profit of €2.18m ($2.97m) for its 2013 financial year and said that it again intends to waive its right to a state subsidy.

  • Date: 
    25 July 2014

    The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced that the 2015 edition of its Junior World Championship under-20 national team tournament will take place in the Italian regions of Lombardia and Emilia Romagna.

  • Date: 
    25 July 2014

    Eurosport France, the French arm of pan-regional broadcaster Eurosport, has extended its rights deal for the Tour de France through 2020 in a five-year agreement struck with the cycling race’s organiser Amaury Sports Organisation.

  • Date: 
    25 July 2014

    Texan cruise operator Carnival Cruise Lines has agreed a multi-year partnership with Dallas Cowboys to become the NFL American football team’s official cruise line.