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Sepp Blatter Wins Fifth Term As FIFA President Without Support Of Gulati, U.S.Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 29 / 15
FIFA President Sepp Blatter on Friday was elected to a fifth term after Jordan's Prince Ali bin al-Hussein withdrew his candidacy before a second vote was taken. Blatter gained 133 of the 206 valid votes during the first round of balloting, while Ali earned 73. Since a two-thirds majority was not re...
MLBPA officials are in Puerto Rico where the Executive Board of the Players Association is expected to meet today to give final approval on the new CBA agreed to by owners last week, according to Mark
International sales of U.S. pro sports merchandise are not what they used to be, according to Craig Copetas of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. A year ago, anything featuring a logo of a U.S. football, baseba
The NBPA is still "haggling" over money with former Exec Dir Simon Gourdine. An arbitrator has already heard testimony from player reps Patrick Ewing and Buck Williams on Gourdine, who was given a two
"After four tumultuous years, presidential intervention, the dismissal of a commissioner, cancellation of the 1994 World Series and two strike-shortened seasons, baseball finally reached a peace agree
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MLB writers, analysts and columnists gave their opinions on the owners vote and the impending labor peace. Here''s a round-up of some of the major markets. AWAY WE GO: In Atlanta, I.J. Rosenberg notes
MLB owners met in Chicago today and will "possibly vote for the second time" on a proposed labor agreement, according to Dave Van Dyck of the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES. Owners rejected the proposed deal Novem
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NASCAR''s debut in Japan "turned out to be a relatively good show," according to Tom Higgins in the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. NASCAR has a contract with Suzuka Circuitland, which is about 250 miles from Tok
Officials from three New York-area NHL franchises recently discussed the league''s plans for expansion, according to Dan Wasserman of the Newark STAR-LEDGER. Islanders GM/Head Coach Mike Milbury: "The
MLB owners will meet in Chicago Tuesday and ESPN''s Karl Ravech reported a source close to the talks "believes the sentiment is now strong enough" that owners will vote "in favor" of the proposed agre
The Toronto Argonaunts won the CFL Grey Cup over the Edmonton Eskimos before a sold-out 38,595 in Hamilton, Ontario. Earlier in the week, CFL Chair John Tory expressed "confidence" that the league''s