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Hangin' With ... International Cycling Union Vice President Tracey Gaudry

04 / 25 / 14

TRACEY GAUDRY joined the Int'l Cycling Union (UCI) as VP in September and is the first woman to hold the role. Gaudry is a former elite cyclist, having competed at the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, and is CEO of the cycling advocacy group the Amy Gillett Foundation. Gaudry spoke to SBD Global about h...

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04/23/14
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04/23/14
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04/23/14
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04/22/14
Ecclestone Faces German Bribery Trial

F1 CEO BERNIE ECCLESTONE "goes on trial for bribery in Germany this week in a case that threatens to end the Briton's long reign as the commercial boss of the motor sport," according to Keith Weir of REUTERS. Prosecutors in Munich have charged Ecclestone, 83, with bribing jailed former German ba ...

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04/22/14
Executive Transactions

Former test captain MOIN KHAN "was handed the dual role of Pakistan's team manager and chief selector on Monday." The 42-year-old "served as head coach in the recent Asia Cup and World Twenty20 tournaments." It "is the first time the board has handed the two roles to the same individual" ( REUTER ...

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04/22/14
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04/22/14
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04/22/14
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04/18/14
Hangin' With ... Matías Baretta

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04/18/14
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