Featured Story

Constitutional Judge Backs Bremen State Senate's Proposal Regarding Security Costs

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 07 / 30 / 14

German constitutional judge Peter Müller "has backed the Bremen State Senate in its dispute with the German Football Federation (DFB) and the German Football League (DFL) regarding the financing of police operations ," according to the DPA. Müller said, "Sanction does not replace discussi...

Read More

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Europe

More Stories

10/31/13
IPL Unlikely To Shift Overseas

The Indian Premier League, once again an eight-team affair, "is unlikely to be shifted out of the country next year despite the looming threat of the tournament clashing with the country's general elections once again," according to K. Shrinivas Rao of the TIMES OF INDIA. The IPL governing coun ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, India

10/31/13
Tendulkar India's Wealthiest Cricket Player

A Wealth-X estimate showed that Indian cricket player Sachin Tendulkar, the country's legendary batsman who is retiring next month, is India's wealthiest cricket player with a personal fortune of $160M. Known affectionately by his legions of fans as "Little Master," Tendulkar has amassed a fortune t ...

Tags: Finance, India

10/30/13
Sahara India Owner Blasts BCCI

Sahara India Owner Subrata Roy came down "heavily" on the Board of Control for Cricket in India, according to Indranil Basu of the TIMES OF INDIA. Roy said that if the Indian Premier League rulebook was "followed in terminating the contract of Sahara-owned Pune Warriors, why wasn't it invoked" while ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, India

10/30/13
POCOG Unveils Paralympics Emblem

The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games "unveiled its emblem for the Paralympics Tuesday at the National Museum of Korea in Seoul," according to Jung Min-ho of the KOREA TIMES. POCOG President Kim Jin-sun said, "The true meaning of Paralympics lies in tr ...

Tags: Olympics, Asia

10/30/13
BJ-League Bans Japan Times

The professional basketball BJ-League "has issued a ban on media access" to The Japan Times for the entire '13-14 season, according to Jack Gallagher of the JAPAN TIMES. The directive "has been relayed to teams around the country by the league office." The Japan Times "was informed of the move" ...

Tags: Media, Japan

10/30/13
ISL Postponed Due To Time Constraints

It took a brainstorming session in Mumbai on Sunday between All India Football Federation President Praful Patel and Reliance Industries Chair and Managing Dir Mukesh Ambani "to call off the India Super League," according to Saumyajit Basu of the TIMES OF INDIA. The IMG-Reliance-spons ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, India

10/30/13
Kings Co-Owner To Promote Franchise In India

NBA Sacramento Kings Co-Owner Vivek Ranadive's strategy to turn around the fortunes of the "lacklustre" Kings is to "make it the darling of the masses in India," get a bigger fan base than the around 500,000 population of Sacramento, California and make the "dynamic" DeMarcus Cousins -- wh ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, India

10/30/13
JOC: IOC Unworried Over Fukushima Leaks

Japanese Olympic Committee President Tsunekazu Takeda said that the IOC "is completely unfazed by the continued radioactive water leaks at the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant," according to KYODO. PM Shinzo Abe told a global audience the Fukushima plant was "under control." Abe cl ...

Tags: Olympics, Japan

10/29/13
NBA, Sony SIX Expand TV Partnership

NBA and Sony SIX announced an expansion of their existing multi-year TV partnership, which will see more NBA games and programming broadcast in India than ever before. Sony SIX will televise up to 14 live NBA games each week during the '13-14 season with all games airing as part of "NBA Mornings on ...

Tags: Media, India

10/29/13
Taiwan LPGA Event Needs More Sponsors

A shadow "has been cast on the future of the Taiwan leg of the LPGA tour as its organizer said Sunday that more sponsorship is needed to help carry the costs," according to CNA. The Sunrise Golf & Country Club "hosted the Oct. 24-27 LPGA tournament for the third year in a row." Golf Association ...

Tags: Events and Attractions, Asia

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug