IOC's Bach: Reform Will Make Bid Process Friendlier IOC Releases Reform Agenda Beijing Seen As Front-Runner For '22 Games Giants' Baer Leading Bay Area's '24 Bid USOC May Help Colleges Fund Olympic Sports Boston Bid Hinges On Proximity Of Venues Boston Mayor Changes Tune On Olympics Bid Boston Bid To Use Computer Model To Make Case Could Oslo's Move Be Impetus For IOC Change? IOC Won't Reopen Bid Process For '22 Games
Toronto FC Announces Plans To Field USL Pro Team Next YearPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 20 / 14
Toronto FC today announced plans for a USL Pro franchise in ’15, becoming "the sixth MLS club to field a USL Pro team." The name and home venue has not been disclosed, but the team will train at TFC’s Kia Training Grounds in Toronto. Toronto FC this past season had a USL Pro partne...
Rupert Murdoch''s News Corp. "has intensified" efforts to gain the European broadcast rights to the 2000 Sydney Games by forming an alliance with the Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games
Two members of the USOC''s nominating committee "are resisting an ethics panel''s recommendation that they resign," according to Dodd & Allen of USA TODAY. On Tuesday, the USOC Ethics Oversight Commit
The second round of talks between Japanese TV broadcasters and the IOC ended in failure Thursday after the chief negotiator of the Japanese consortium said the "gap between the two sides is too big to
The USOC announced that its Ethics Oversight Committee has found no negative ethical issues related to the 1996 presidential candidacy of William Hybl (USOC). However, the Committee did recommend two
Argentinean President Carlos Menem yesterday submitted a bid for Buenos Aires to host the 2004 Summer Games. Spain''s Seville is expected to make their presentation today; Cape Town, South Africa, wil
More on yesterday''s IOC-NBC announcement that the network has purchased rights for the 2004, 2006 and 2008 Olympic Games for a total of $2.3B. DESTINATIONS UNKNOWN: IOC VP Dick Pound said NBC will ha
Olympic organizers and Atlanta officials are in the process of "fine tuning" determinations on how, and how much, the city will be repaid for helping stage the Games, according to the ATLANTA CONSTITU
ACOG announced yesterday that Textron Inc., one of the nation''s largest multi-industry companies, has been named an official sponsor of the ''96 Games. Several of the company''s aircraft and industri
Panasonic is launching a $10M global TV ad campaign in April touting its IOC "TOP" sponsorship. The first spot is tailored to feature athletes and national anthems from the 40 countries that will air
A USOC panel approved a recommendation yesterday dealing with conflict of interest questions involving members of the committee charged with selecting the USOC''s next President. The committee wouldn'