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Sky Sports, The European Tour Announce Free Admission To The British Masters

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 04 / 24 / 15

Golf fans can watch golfers for free this October when the British Masters supported by Sky Sports takes place at Woburn Golf Club. To celebrate the return of the British Masters to The European Tour, more than 15,000 tickets offering free admission will be available for the opening round as pa...

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Leeds Could Host World Triathlon Series

Leeds is "being considered to stage an event of the World Triathlon Series next year," according to the BBC. The Yorkshire city has been chosen by national governing body British Triathlon to "take over from London," which has hosted a round of the series in Hyde Park since '09. The calendar for ne ...

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Int'l Champions Cup Announces Clubs

The Int’l Champions Cup announced on Wednesday the clubs that will participate in its North American tournament. The teams are headlined by defending ICC winner ManU. The ICC NA, organized by Relevent Sports and presented by Guinness, will run July 11-Aug. 5. Relevent is scheduled to host a p ...

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Countries Host Ryder Cup Inspections

Germany, Spain, Italy and Austria have each hosted bid inspection visits from a delegation of Ryder Cup Europe officials -- led by Ryder Cup Dir Richard Hills -- as part of their quest to host the 2022 Ryder Cup. First on the agenda was a visit to Germany, where the Golf Resort A-ROSA Scharmütz ...

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Club, City Fighting Over Security Costs

Bundesliga club Werder Bremen "is fighting with the city over security costs for its derby with league rival Hamburg SV," according to the SID. Werder CEO Klaus Filbry "has criticized the state senate ahead of Sunday's game." He said, "We understand that it is a special game. However, it is too earl ...

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Arsenal-Chelsea Tickets Most Expensive

Tickets for the possible Premier League title decider between Arsenal and Chelsea have been "exchanging hands" this week for almost £1,000 ($1,477), according to Jeremy Wilson of the London TELEGRAPH. The game is sold out but ticket exchange websites are still selling offers that range fr ...

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French Open Boosts Prize Money

Prize money at this year's French Open will rise by 12%, with the "lion's share of the increase for early-round losers, but the singles champions will still receive less than at the three other grand slams," according to Brian Love of REUTERS. The French Tennis Federation (FFT) said on Tuesday that ...

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Event Notes

Premiership rugby side Leicester Tigers will this year take on "combined American side Rough Riders" in Philadelphia at Lincoln Financial Field, home to the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles. Billed as the Independence Cup, the game is the "first elite rugby match played in the U.S. by a professional Americ ...

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DTM Considers Race On Vacant F1 Date

The German Touring Car Championship (DTM) "is considering using the now vacant F1 race timeslot for a race weekend of its own at the Nürburgring," according to the SID. The DTM is thinking about hosting a race during the weekend of the canceled German F1 Grand Prix, which is scheduled to take p ...

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America's Cup Historian Slams Organizers

Another traditionalist "lamenting the loss of direction in the America's Cup has surfaced this week" -- with a claim that Oracle and the other organizers have arranged a regatta that is "a disgrace to the America's Cup and yourselves," according to Paul Lewis of the NEW ZEALAND HERALD. Last week, fo ...

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FEI Event Returns To Beijing In April

The Longines FEI World Cup Jumping China League "will return to Beijing for the fifth consecutive year and bring international expertise to the sport's development in China," according to Sun Xiaochen of CHINA DAILY. The equestrian venue at Beijing's Chaoyang Park will host the event from April to O ...

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