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Americans Snatching Up Tickets On Secondary Market For Women's World Cup FinalPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 02 / 15
The U.S. "will have an overwhelming crowd advantage" at the Women's World Cup Final on Sunday at BC Place, as within minutes of the team defeating Germany in Tuesday's semifinal, tickets on the secondary market "skyrocketed in price, with the vast majority of purchasers" from the U.S., according to ...
The trend of using sex appeal to market female athletes was examined on ESPN''s "Outside the Lines" yesterday by Bob Ley, who opened the show by saying, "Somewhere between the hand-wringing and the po
Callaway Golf named IAN ROWDEN as Exec VP/Global Advertising. Rowden is former VP & Dir of Woldwide Advertising at Coca-Cola (Callaway)....Former Padres player DAVE WINFIELD was appointed to the Padre
The Raptors sent out a "mass mailing this month to writers who regularly cover the NBA," according to Rick Bonnell of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, who reported the two-page letter describes "what a fine ci
Fox Sports Net (FSN) announced Friday that after several conversations with Michael Irvin, both parties agreed it would be "imprudent" for Irvin to begin his career as an analyst on "NFL This Morning"
While the Arizona Republic reported last week that the D''Backs had to borrow $20M (see THE DAILY, 8/15) "to meet their payroll," the Rockies are also "expected to seek a loan to remain solvent, and t
Sally Stavro, the wife of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) Chair Steve Stavro, dismissed a weekend report that her husband is "actively looking to sell all or part of his ownership stake" in t
The CP cites a report by Montreal-based French-language all-news channel LCN from Friday that Quebec shareholders of the Expos are "considering suing" Majority Owner Jeffrey Loria for "bad management
The following lists preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from last weekend''s sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR PGA Tour: PGA Championship - 3rd Rd. 8/19 CBS 1:30-7:15pm 5.8/15 A
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TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "The Keith Olbermann Evening News" led with a 4:46 report on the PGA Championship, followed by Cubs-D''Backs. Olbermann had 11:25 of to
Sports and entertainment PR exec PETER SELIGMAN died Friday after he fell from a N.Y. subway train. Seligman was a partner at Dan Klores Associates and "headed the firm''s sports and entertainment div
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