Featured Story

Murray Is Unlikely To Renew Sponsorship Deal With Adidas, Industry Sources Say

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 10 / 01 / 14

Sources inside the equipment industry said that Andy Murray's long-standing sponsorship deal with adidas "is unlikely to be renewed at the end of the season," according to Sim Briggs of the London TELEGRAPH. The Scottish player is going "in search of one last big kit deal to cover the final five yea...

Read More

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, United Kingdom

More Stories

08/29/13
Names In The News

New South Wales Minister for Sport & Recreation GRAHAM ANNESLEY "has resigned" to become the head of the Gold Coast Titans rugby league franchise, admitting that "he is not a very good politician." Annesley said, "Politics is a tough game. I have never really considered myself to be a politici ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/29/13
Twitter Me This...

London Times' OLIVER KAY : "Disappointed that Bale has resorted to missing training while Spurs haggle with Real. Frustration understandable but he should be above that" BBC's JENNIE GOW : "On my way to @SilverstoneUK for a weekend of #motoGP - who's coming??" The Financial Times' ROGE ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/28/13
Executive Transactions

Swiss Super League club FC Zürich has appointed THOMAS SCHÖNBERGER "as its new CEO." Schönberger, "who is currently the CEO of league rival FC Luzern, will start his new position at the beginning of '14." ( NEUE ZÜRCHER ZEITUNG, 8/27 ). ... Swiss Olympic Chef de Mission GIAN ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/28/13
Names In The News

Glasgow 2014 has unveiled the appointment of fashion designer and celebrity stylist KERRY NIXON for next year's medal ceremonies. The Glasgow-born designer, known for her love of Scottish textiles, "will be the creative force behind the unique designs worn in the medal ceremonies and seen by milli ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/28/13
Twitter Me This...

Yahoo Sport's SHANE BACON : "Uniqlo's approach to the Adam Scott collection is strange. A few outfits, but most are out of stock. Don't get that at all." Awful Announcing's MATT YODER : "These penalties against Essendon are unlike anything I've ever seen in US pro sports including a pla ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/27/13
Bartoli Hints At U-Turn Over Retirement

Wimbledon champion MARION BARTOLI "offered the first hint that her shock retirement may not be quite as final as she first indicated," according to REUTERS. Bartoli "hinted on Sunday she could make a comeback." Speaking in N.Y., Bartoli "left open the possibility that she could possibly make a ret ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/27/13
ECB Mananging Dir Morris To Step Down

The England and Wales Cricket Board on Monday said that England cricket Managing Dir HUGH MORRIS "is to stand down," according to Josh Reich of REUTERS. He is to take up a role as CEO and director of cricket at Glamorgan, "for whom he previously played" ( REUTERS, 8/26 ). The PA reported th ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, United Kingdom

08/27/13
Executive Transactions

Bundesliga club VfB Stuttgart "has appointed" THOMAS SCHNEIDER as its new head coach. The former coach of the club's U17 team replaces BRUNO LABBADIA "who was fired on Monday after three consecutive Bundesliga losses and the embarassing 2-1 loss against Rijeka in the UEFA Europa League playoff r ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/27/13
Names In The News

Australian cycling "has thrown its weight behind" British Cycling President BRIAN COOKSON 's campaign to unseat PAT MCQUAID as head of the Int'l Cycling Union at the global governing body's election next month. Cycling Australia's support "is likely to mean Cookson can rely on three votes from Oc ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/27/13
Twitter Me This...

Forza Italian Football's DREW FARMER : "Surprised to see the rumored AC Milan move for Landon Donovan #LAGalaxy today. Is that more of Roma's territory, brining in Americans?" The Daily Telegraph's PAUL HAYWARD : "Rooney to Utd: you definitely can't sell me. To Chelsea: you really have to ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug