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A wireless charging table-top (Chargifi)
Article
6 Nov 2017

An increasing number of sports stadia are installing wireless charging in hospitality suites and communal areas to cater for the latest generation of mobile phones. Ben Cronin asks Dan Bladen, chief executive of wireless charging company Chargifi, about the technology.

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Sunil Gulati (centre), president of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF), Canadian Concacaf president Victor Montagliani (left) and Mexican Football Federation president Decio De Maria hold up a signed unified bid for the 2026 Fifa World Cup (Getty Images)
Article
31 Oct 2017

Co-hosting major events has become increasingly common. Why has the landscape changed in international sport and what are the complications, as well as the opportunities, associated with such an approach?

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South African bid organisers estimate that 2.9 million tickets could be sold for the 2023 World Cup (Getty Images)
Article
11 Oct 2017

The race to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup will conclude in just a matter of weeks, with the World Rugby Council set to decide on November 15 whether France, Ireland or South Africa should host the tournament. Here, SportBusiness International examines the South African bid.

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Ireland taking on England at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin in this year’s RBS 6 Nations championship (Getty Images)
Article
10 Oct 2017

The race to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup will conclude in just a matter of weeks, with the World Rugby Council set to decide on November 15 whether France, Ireland or South Africa should host the tournament. Here, SportBusiness International examines the Irish bid.

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The French rugby union team in action against Wales at the Stade de France in Paris (Getty Images)
Article
9 Oct 2017

The race to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup will conclude in just a matter of weeks, with the World Rugby Council set to decide on November 15 whether France, Ireland or South Africa should host the tournament. Here, SportBusiness International examines the French bid.

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