Featured Story

English Clubs Drawing Largest Crowds For Champions League, Europa League Matches

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 10 / 23 / 17

A look into attendance figures from across Europe shows that English football fans "remain more committed than most when it comes to going to European fixtures," according to Alistair Tweedale of the London TELEGRAPH. Tottenham managed to sell more than 80,000 tickets for its Europa League match aga...

Read More

Tags: Europe, Events and Attractions

More Stories

12/13/16
Supercars Plan For Short-Race Formats

Supercars "is looking at developing the car racing version of cricket's Big Bash League to add to its traditional events in the future," according to Mark Fogarty of the SYDNEY MORNING HERALD. Although there is no timetable for shorter race formats, V8 racing management "is investigating family-frie ...

Tags: Events and Attractions, Australia

12/13/16
Joshua-Klitschko To Draw Over 1 Million

The "mega-fight between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko" is expected to gross £30M ($38M) and was confirmed by the two camps "just four hours before" Joshua stepped into the ring against Eric Molina in Manchester on Saturday night, promoter Eddie Hearn revealed, according to Gareth A. Da ...

Tags: Events and Attractions, United Kingdom

12/13/16
Event Notes

The Victorian government is expected to announce it "will host the SuperClásico de las Americas " between Brazil and Argentina at the Melbourne Cricket Ground . As a bonus, one of the teams "will likely stay on to play Australia in a warm-up match a few days later, before the Socceroos he ...

Tags: Events and Attractions

12/12/16
Tennis Australia Fighting Corruption

Australia's tennis association "will increase prize money and has employed additional full-time investigators in an attempt to stamp out corruption," according to the BBC. A "raft of new security measures" have been introduced for the Australian Open and warm-up events in January. Tennis Australia s ...

Tags: Australia, Events and Attractions

12/09/16
Bjorn Reviewing Ryder Cup Selection Policy

Thomas Bjorn had been appointed as Europe's Ryder Cup captain for less than a day when he announced the selection procedure for the '18 match in the outskirts of Paris is "already being assessed to ensure all the players he will require at the time will be available," according to Mark Tallentire of ...

Tags: Europe, Events and Attractions

12/09/16
Diamond League Getting Makeover

The Diamond League will have two end-of-season finals with a prize pool of $3.2M "following changes to the structure of the competition announced by the International Association of Athletics' Federations," according to Simon Jennings of REUTERS. Under the new format, athletes will earn points ...

Tags: Events and Attractions, Europe

12/09/16
Event Notes

Dereck Chisora 's fight against British heavyweight champion Dillian Whyte on Saturday in Manchester "will go ahead -- but will no longer be for the title ." Chisora threw a table at Whyte in Wednesday's news conference. He "has received a two-year ban from boxing, which comes in if he commits a ...

Tags: Events and Attractions

12/08/16
Club World Cup Due For Reform

Regardless of whether FIFA President Gianni Infantino's plan for a 32-team Club World Cup becomes a reality, "this year's tournament in Japan is likely to highlight the need for some sort of change," according to Brian Homewood of REUTERS. On paper, the idea of bringing together the champion club te ...

Tags: Europe, Events and Attractions

12/08/16
Bledisloe Cup Heading To Perth in '19

The Wallabies and All Blacks will head to Western Australia state in '19 "for the first Bledisloe Cup match in Perth between the traditional rugby rivals," according to the AP. The Australian Rugby Union said Wednesday that "Perth's new 60,000-seat stadium will host the only Bledisloe Cup match that ...

Tags: Australia, Events and Attractions

12/08/16
Valencia F1 Race Lacked Licensing

The Spanish Motor Racing Federation (RFEDA) has reportedly informed a Spanish court that the F1 race held in Valencia from '08-12 "was organized without the corresponding license," according to MARCA. RFEDA Secretary General Javier Moreno said that Valmor Sports, "which received the rights for the r ...

Tags: Europe, Events and Attractions

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug