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National Rugby League Side Gold Coast Titans Fined $263,000 For Salary Cap Breach

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 10 / 24 / 14

National Rugby League side Gold Coast has been fined A$300,000 ($263,000) "and hit with a suspended penalty of four competition points over a salary cap breach in regard to former playmaker Scott Prince," according to the AAP. Prince left the Titans at the end of '12 and the penalty "was issued aft...

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Hockey India Set For Player Auction

The Hockey India League will have 90 of the country's "best players," including all 16 members of the London Olympics field hockey team, available for next month's player auction, according to PTI. HIL Secretary General and Chair Narinder Batra said that the "creme de la creme of Indian hockey," inc ...

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FIFA Focused On India Facility Upgrades

FIFA officials discussed plans to improve India's football infrastructure during a four-day meeting with the All India Football Federation last week, as the country prepares to host the U17 World Cup in '17. The meetings, which concluded Saturday, were headed by FIFA Secretary General Jér&oci ...

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IPL Chargers Seeking Buyer By Friday

If the Indian Premier League's Deccan Chargers do not get a buyer by Friday, the Board of Cricket Control in India will "float a tender to find a replacement for the crisis-hit franchise," according to TNN. The board sent a letter Tuesday to Chargers owners asking them "to close a deal with a prospe ...

Tags: Finance, India

Indian Fraud Office Investigating Reebok

The Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) has "started a probe into alleged irregularities" at sportswear manufacturer Reebok, according to the PTI. Minister of State for Corporate Affairs R.P.N. Singh said that the Ministry has "initiated an investigation" into alleged irregularities at Reebok ...

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Golf Expansion in India, Kenya

Gary Player Design continued its expansion in India with the signing of the Glade One Golf Course in Ahmedabad, India. Indian real estate development company bSafal selected the Player Design brand for the project. The company will be developing the project on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, the fifth ...

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India To Launch New Wrestling League

India's wrestling federation Friday announced its plan to launch the Indian Wrestling League early next year, according to THE HINDU. The new league has been jointly created by the Wrestling Federation of India and Leisure Sports Management. The IWL is based on the format of the successful Indian Pr ...

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Indian Football Draws Cameroon Players

Several footballers from a second-string Cameroon side "want to play in India's lucrative I-League, given the falling standards back home," according to the IANS. The Cameroon league is semi-professional, and the players who are paid the most receive only about $1,000 a month. Cameroon Coach Emmanue ...

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Hockey India Appoints New Post

Hockey India Secretary General Narender Batra announced the field hockey governing body’s decision "to appoint a high performance manager to whom the National coaches would report," according to THE HINDU. It was also decided "to continue with the services" of Coach Michael Nobbs and Physiolog ...

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IPL Loses Title Sponsor After Five Years

India's largest realty firm DLF has decided to end its five-year association with cricket's Indian Premier League as the title sponsor "and did not renew its contract that was due by last month," according to the PTI. The company said that it will "promote other sports and is currently exploring" va ...

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League Notes

The Board of Cricket Control in India announced a cash prize of Rs 20 lakh ($36,000) each "for members of the Indian team that lifted its third U-19 World Cup title" in Townsville, Australia after defeating the defending Aussie champions ( TNN, 8/27 ). ... Rowing Federation of India President Rajl ...

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