Featured Story

Florida Power & Light Signs On As Official Solar Energy Provider Of Miami ePrix

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 03 / 03 / 15

Electric utility company Florida Power & Light has signed on as the official solar energy provider of the FIA Formula E race in downtown Miami. The sponsorship deal for the first electric car race held in the U.S. was announced on Monday. Andretti Sports Marketing, organizer of the Miami ePrix, ...

Read More

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, Europe

More Stories

09/30/14
Matthews Calls For Hird To Step Down

Former Australian Football League player and coach Leigh Matthews said that AFL Essendon coach James Hird "should quit" in the wake of the club’s "supplements scandal," according to the AAP. Matthews "believes Hird should step away from the Bombers." Matthews: "Essendon need a fresh start. And ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Australia

09/30/14
Adelaide Oval Boosts AFL Attendance

Adelaide Oval's "stunning success this season is the glossy wallpaper covering ugly cracks" in Australian Football League crowd figures, according to the AAP. Two days after 99,454 fans "watched Hawthorn belt Sydney in the grand final, the AFL trumpeted increased attendances this season." But Etihad ...

Tags: Australia, Leagues and Governing Bodies

09/30/14
Mediation Ruled Out In FFA-Knights Case

National Premier Leagues Victoria side Melbourne Knights' "legal challenge of Football Federation Australia's controversial National Club Identity Policy has taken another turn after the FFA refused to enter mediation with the club" and warned it would be "banned from sanctioned competitions if it d ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Australia

09/30/14
Crowe To Stay With NRL South Sydney

National Rugby League side South Sydney is on the brink of achieving its "holy grail" but Owner Russell Crowe "has no intention of surrendering his ownership in the club if his mission is completed with a premiership on Sunday," according to Chris Barrett of the SYDNEY MORNING HERALD. The actor "was ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Australia

09/29/14
NFLPA: London Franchise Some Way Off

NFL Players’ Association Assistant Exec Dir of External Affairs George Atallah said that an American football franchise in London "remains some way off despite the NFL’s growing interest in expanding the game in Britain," according to Sean Ingle of the London GUARDIAN. Dallas Cowboys Own ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, United Kingdom

09/29/14
NRL Clubs Risk Loss Of Competition Points

National Rugby League sides South Sydney and Canterbury "have been warned that the microscope on concussion will be intensified in the grand final," according to Chris Barrett of the SYDNEY MORNING HERALD. The teams "face having medical staff de-registered or competition points stripped next season ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Australia

09/26/14
Racing Club Unwilling To Leave Racetrack

Related story: DFB To Build On Horse Racecourse The Frankfurt Racing Club "is unwilling to leave the Niederräder racetrack and threatens with a lawsuit," according to Claus-Jürgen Göpfert of the FRANKFURTER RUNDSCHAU. The racetrack "is scheduled to become the new ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Europe

09/26/14
NRL Clamps Down On Loophole

National Rugby League Players from the four remaining finals teams have been warned they risk conceding penalties -- and even more significantly, a place in the grand final -- "should they attempt to exploit the rules by deliberately kicking or passing the ball into the referees," according to Brent ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Australia

09/26/14
Argentine FA Denies Reported Restructure

Argentine FA President Luis Segura on Thursday denied that "10 teams will be relegated from the first division" in '16, according to the DPA. Segura: "It is impossible to have 10 relegations. The long championships are going to be played." Segura denied reports claiming the AFA would relegate 10 tea ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, South America

09/26/14
FIBT Approves Mixed-Gender Teams

Men and women "can now compete together in the 'four-man' bobsleigh" after the Int'l Bobsleigh & Skeleton Federation (FIBT) announced it will allow mixed-gender teams, according to the BBC. FIBT President Ivo Ferriani said, "We follow the spirit of our time. There's a strong belief that men an ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug