Featured Story

Executive Transactions

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 02 / 27 / 17

JOHN HORAN  "easily won" a vote on Friday to become the Gaelic Athletic Association president-elect. The 58-year-old school principal from Dublin won 144 out of a possible 278 votes and was 98 ahead of his "nearest rivals," SEAN WALSH  and FRANK BURKE . Horan will take over fr...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture

More Stories

09/08/16
Twitter Me This ...

Warren Gatland calls Lions job, surely out of PR necessity, the 'biggest in world rugby'. Rather an odd comment for a proud New Zealander. — Oliver Brown (@oliverbrown_tel) September 7, 2016 Christ welcomes the Paralympic torch pic.twitter.com/1gT6ddw0VU — Alexis Schaefer ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/08/16
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com: 1) High-Ranking Dolphins Exec Dawn Aponte Leaving Team For Stephen Ross' RSE Ventures 2) Tailgate Nation: Ford Signs Three-Year Deal To Become Official Truck Of NFL 3) Midnight Rider: Van Pelt Discusses Solo "SportsCenter" Act One Yea ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/07/16
Executive Transactions

Former French women’s national basketball team captain YANNICK SOUVRÉ has been “named the general director of the French National Volleyball League (LNV).” After her basketball career, which included winning the 2001 European Championships, Souvré “worked for ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/07/16
Names In The News

PRINCE HARRY has made a donation to a campaign that "aims to help Brazilian children watch the Rio Paralympics." The #FillTheSeats initiative is working with Paralympics organizers to "buy 10,000 tickets for local children." Before Prince Harry's contribution, the campaign raised $53,773 toward a ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/07/16
Twitter Me This ...

Well done to Alavés fans who refuse to pay crazy money to sit in the fourth tier if Camp Nou behind Perspex glass ! https://t.co/hPXzKkvTqE — Paul Reidy (@paulreidy67) September 6, 2016 IOC President to miss #OpeningCeremony of #Paralympics for first time in 32 years ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/07/16
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com: 1) Chris Bellitti Departs Fox Sports To Lead WWE Global PR Department 2) "Take" Two? FS1 Launches New Bayless Vehicle That Looks Similar To His ESPN2 Show 3) FSU-Ole Miss Audience Down For ESPN, But Notre Dame-Texas Scores Big For ABC ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/06/16
Executive Transactions

La Liga side Espanyol announced that former player RAÚL TAMUDO , the club's all-time leading scorer with 146 goals, is "rejoining the organization as the director of sporting-institutional coordination." Tamudo: "I return very happy and content. From the first moment when they got in contact ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/06/16
Names In The News

Italy national team captain GIANLUGI BUFFON “silenced the whistling” that accompanied the beginning of the French national anthem before the Italy-France friendly last Thursday. The first few seconds of La Marseillaise were “booed by the fans at the San Nicola stadium in Bari.&rd ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/06/16
Twitter Me This ...

4. I wish whoever succeeds me at The Times every success and my decision to leave should not impinge on him/her in any way. — Tony Barrett (@TonyBarrett) September 5, 2016 Wales still can't line up for a pre-match team photo pic.twitter.com/5UschIoGvy — James Dutton (@jrg ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

09/02/16
Hangin' With ... David Niu

Former National Rugby League side St. George Illawarra Dragons player and official DAVID NIU has championed the growth of rugby teams and leagues in the U.S. since his retirement from the game, but is now helping grow American Arena Football around the world as the president of Arena Football Leag ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug