Quote of the Day

"I have made a catastrophic error."
-- Godolphin trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni, after tests by the British Horseracing Authority found prohibited substances in 11 of his horses. (LONDON TIMES, 4/23)
Wednesday April 24, 2013 Vol. 1 — No. 222 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • To The Victors ...

    Top tennis players such as Roger Federer could see bigger paychecks at the 2013 Wimbledon Championships.

    Wimbledon "shattered the prize money ceiling" Tuesday when it announced a 40% year-on-year increase for the '13 tournament, according to Neil Harman of the LONDON TIMES. The "largest financial pot ever" in tennis history includes a 39% increase in prize money for the two champions and "huge benefits for those in the qualifying competition and who lose early in the main draw."

  • Gone Belly Up

    Football League suffers "huge setback" after B&Q pulls out of sponsorship talks.

  • Crossing The Pond

    ManU CEO Gill says club wants to parlay NBC deal into U.S. marketing push.

  • Going For Italian

    Saudi Sheikh considers takeover of Serie A club Lazio Rome.

  • Sheikh Down

    Godolphin U.K. stable "engulfed in scandal" after 11 horses test positive.

  • Shake Up

    New NRL CEO Smith rolls out wide-ranging management changes.

  • Fixing The Fixers

    Spanish football boss Tebas makes cleaning up match fixing his top priority.

  • Pulling The Plug

    Second Bundesliga club 1860 Munich imperiled after investor pulls out.

  • Reining In

    Qatar looks at cutting back on World Cup stadiums as costs soar.

  • High And Dry

    Wimbledon unveils plan to put roof on Court 1 by 2019.

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