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Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor battle it out at T-Mobile Arena in August (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Comment
27 Sep 2017

While the Mayweather-McGregor bout may have attracted the attention of millions of fight fans worldwide, Kevin Roberts suggests that cultural changes, rather than novelty, will influence the sporting contests of tomorrow.

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Fiba’s embracing of the .basketball TLD means clubs, coaches and individuals can come together in a global digital community (Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)
Article
19 Sep 2017

Towards the end of his football career, former Tottenham and New Zealand defender Ryan Nelsen became aware of the cyber-squatting trade, where celebrities are offered website domain names similar to their own at extortionate prices. Uneasy about the practice he set about creating a way to prevent chancers from profiting from sports stars' intellectual property. Dominic Bliss finds out more.

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Romain Grosjean on track during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit (Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Article
15 Sep 2017

On the eve of the Singapore Grand Prix, the Sports Matters Asia conference in the city state provided a forum to discuss the opportunities for sport in Asia. Ben Cronin reports on the major talking points.

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