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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 14

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07/14/99
ON A TOUR OF ITS OWN: U.S. WWC TEAM, USSF BATTLING OFF FIELD

The U.S. women''s soccer team is "determined to promote and pay themselves better than they believe the [U.S. Soccer Federation] has," and has "arranged" its own 11-match indoor tour across the countr

Tags: Clear Channel/SFX Sports, Events and Attractions

07/14/99
OBSERVERS WRESTLE WITH WHAT ALL THIS WWC SUCCESS MEANS

The U.S. women''s soccer team''s WWC win is "about parents and their kids, getting hooked on a group of appealing athletes who were well marketed, then turned out to be even better than advertised," a

Tags: Events and Attractions, NBA, NBC, WNBA

07/13/99
IS WOMEN'S SOCCER A ONE-HIT WONDER OR READY TO BRANCH OUT?

IMG''s TWI handles the TV rights and sponsorship for the U.S. Soccer Federation''s men''s and women''s nat''l teams and it "has the flexibility to move or create new TV matchups" and TWI Senior VP Bob

Tags: ABC, Clear Channel/SFX Sports, Dallas Stars, ESPN, Events and Attractions, IMG, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Nike, Southwest Sports Group, USOC, Walt Disney

07/12/99
EVERYTHING CAME UP ROSES FOR U.S. WOMEN'S TEAM AT PASADENA

After the U.S. defeated China to capture the Women''s World Cup (WWC) Saturday before 90,185 fans at the Rose Bowl, USA TODAY''s Gary Mihoces reports that the USSF "increased the bonus pool" for the 2

Tags: ABC, Events and Attractions, News Corp./Fox, Walt Disney

07/09/99
MONEY MATTERS: WWC ON THE VERGE OF EARNING PROFIT?

Women''s World Cup (WWC) organizers "expect a money surplus" after the event ends with a doubleheader Saturday at the Rose Bowl, according to Gary Mihoces of USA TODAY, who writes that the WWC "runnet

Tags: ABC, CBS, Events and Attractions, MLS, NBC, SportsLine.com, Viacom, Walt Disney

07/08/99
COULD SUCCESSFUL WWC HELP LAUNCH A WOMEN'S PRO LEAGUE?

Former USSF President Alan Rothenberg "has hastily scheduled a meeting" tomorrow in L.A. where "two dozen media members, prospective sponsors and soccer officials will brainstorm about the future of"

Tags: Events and Attractions, MLS, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner

07/07/99
EXPANDING BY THE MINUTE: SEATS ADDED FOR WWC FINALS

After a seat survey of the Rose Bowl yesterday, WWC organizers "discovered" between 3,000-5,000 more seats and put several thousand additional tickets on sale for Saturday''s U.S-China final, "raising

Tags: ABC, ESPN, Events and Attractions, NBC, Walt Disney

07/06/99
WORLD CUP NOTES: WHAT A CHAMPIONSHIP WILL MEAN FINANCIALLY

If the U.S. wins the Women''s World Cup, each player will receive a bonus of $12,500 from the U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF), according to Mechelle Voepel of the K.C. STAR. Each player received $2,500

Tags: ESPN, Events and Attractions, News Corp./Fox, Nike, Walt Disney, Washington Nationals

07/06/99
PIER PRESSURE? X GAMES MIGHT MOVE TO NEW LOCATION IN 2000

X Games officials "plan to meet" with S.F. city officials this week "to review this year''s event and discuss plans" for 2000, "in hopes of securing sites and dates as quickly as possible," according

Tags: ESPN, Events and Attractions, Walt Disney

07/06/99
CALIFORNIA DREAMIN': U.S WOMEN'S WORLD CUP TEAM IN FINALS

The U.S. defeated Brazil in the ''99 Women''s World Cup semifinals before 73,123 fans at Stanford Stadium on Sunday. In DC, William Gildea wrote that, "A festive throng, including countless enthusiast

Tags: Events and Attractions, Time Warner

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