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

02/13/15
Names In The News

Former Radio Televisyen Malaysia sportscaster DATUK HASBULLAH AWANG , "the voice of Malaysian sports," died on Thursday at the age of 63 at the National Heart Institute (IJN) in Kuala Lumpur. Hasbullah was known for "witty comments and his experience in covering major events like the Olympics, Comm ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/13/15
Twitter Me This...

An indulgence putting this up. A life n sports journalism in passes ... pic.twitter.com/ZPn1aJse8D — Kevin Eason (@easonF1) February 12, 2015 First prize in @WorldPressPhoto sports category, by Bao Tailiang. Look, but don't touch. pic.twitter.com/Dd9lOVOw68 — Brian St ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/13/15
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) LeBron James Immersed In Business Empire, Chooses Only Projects That Interest Him 2) Facebook Hosting Sports Summit In N.Y. Featuring Prominent Execs 3) Raiders Withholding O.Co Coliseum Rent Payment Over "Certain Claims" 4) Bro ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/12/15
Executive Transactions

EPL side Aston Villa has sacked Manager PAUL LAMBERT after the club "dropped into the Premier League relegation zone." Villa lost 2-0 to "fellow strugglers" Hull City on Tuesday, its 10th league game without a win. The club's "haul of 12 league goals this season is the lowest total after 25 games ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/12/15
Names In The News

HUR JAE , 50, dubbed the "president of basketball" in South Korea, stepped down as the head coach of Korean Basketball League side Jeonju KCC Egis on Monday. Former Egis star CHOO SEUNG-GYUN "will lead the team as an interim head coach" ( KOREA TIMES, 2/10 ). ... Wales rugby coach WARREN GATLA ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/12/15
Twitter Me This...

Cordoba 'sabotage' up there with the Rayo 'football terrorism' from a few years back in very strange things to happen in La Liga stakes. — Dermot Corrigan (@dermotmcorrigan) February 11, 2015 Attempts to talk tactics with LvG are more fruitful. But still hard to do in a press conf ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/12/15
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) Former Navy Officer John Stufflebeem Intends To Be Fourth Candidate For NFLPA Role 2) Las Vegas Kicks Off NHL Ticket Drive, But Bettman Mum On Expansion Process 3) Skratch Player: PGA Tour Launches Internet Video Network Givin ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/11/15
R&A Grants Seven Honorary Memberships

Britain's PRINCESS ANNE , golfer LAURA DAVIES and 10-time major champion ANNIKA SORENSTAM of Sweden "are among seven women chosen to take up honorary membership of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club," according to Bernie McGuire of REUTERS. The R&A voted "overwhelmingly last year to allow wo ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/11/15
Executive Transactions

Spanish Basketball League (ACB) club Valencia has extended the contract of interim coach CARLES DURAN through the end of this season. Duran took over after VELIMIR PERASOVIC was sacked in January ( EFE, 2/9 ). ... Spanish second division side Sabadell confirmed that JUAN CARLOS MANDIÁ ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/11/15
Names In The News

Barcelona's LIONEL MESSI has celebrated reaching 10 million Instagram followers by "donning a special commemorative jacket." Messi posted a photo on Instagram "showing off his sky blue and white number," which is designed in the colors of his national team, Argentina. On the photo caption, Messi s ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug