Featured Story

National Rugby League Side Gold Coast Titans Fined $263,000 For Salary Cap Breach

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 10 / 24 / 14

National Rugby League side Gold Coast has been fined A$300,000 ($263,000) "and hit with a suspended penalty of four competition points over a salary cap breach in regard to former playmaker Scott Prince," according to the AAP. Prince left the Titans at the end of '12 and the penalty "was issued aft...

Read More

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Australia

More Stories

10/03/14
Executive Transactions

Australian Football League side Sydney Swans has appointed two-time AFL Geelong premiership captain TOM HARLEY as its new GM of football. Harley replaces DEAN MOORE , who "has vacated the role after five years." Since retiring in '09, Harley has "been part of Channel Seven's football coverage in ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/03/14
Names In The News

Int'l Ski Federation (FIS) President GIAN FRANCO KASPER "has hinted at stepping down from his position at the end of his current term in '18." Kasper: "My name isn't JOSEPH BLATTER . You have to be reasonable. I know that I have to stop at some point." Kasper become the federation's fourth presid ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/03/14
Twitter Me This...

Bach: "Clear that we have some issues with Winter Games, for geographical reasons and some other reasons." #olympics2020 #olympics — Karolos Grohmann (@karolosgrohmann) October 2, 2014 Ironically, the only thing staying dry in the pitlane at Suzuka at the moment are the wets.. ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/02/14
Maradona In Talks With Palestinian FA

DIEGO MARADONA "is reportedly in negotiations with the Palestinian Football Association over the possibility of coaching the Palestinian national team during the 2015 AFC Asian Cup, which kicks off in Australia in January," according to the TIMES OF ISRAEL. According to reports in Palestinian medi ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Middle East

10/02/14
Executive Transactions

A-League team Sydney FC has appointed ERICA BERCHTOLD , the managing director of sports retailing at Rebel, "to its board of directors." Berchtold "will advise the club on its merchandising and retail operations." Prior to joining Rebel, Australia’s largest manufacturer of sporting equipment ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/02/14
Names In The News

RORY MCILROY "won the U.S. PGA Tour’s Player of the Year award for the second time after capturing consecutive major titles" and leading all golfers with $8.3M in prize money. McIlroy, 25, "won the award in a vote of U.S. tour players." BILLY HORSCHEL , MARTIN KAYMER , JIMMY WALKER and ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/02/14
Twitter Me This...

If Formula 1 wants a female driver, it could invest it’s time and efforts in one with talent. Rather than one who’s 5 seconds off the pace. — Will Buxton (@willbuxton) October 1, 2014 Dilma sharing kisses and cuddles with Rio Olympic Park workers. Did someone say 'elec ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/02/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) TBS' Overnight Rating For AL Wild Card Matchup Up From Net's Figures In '13 2) Marketing Experts Believe Phelps Will Not See Major Sponsor Exodus Following Second DUI 3) "We Need To Talk" Tackles Domestic Violence In NFL, Among Othe ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/01/14
Executive Transactions

The NBA has named MASAAKI MATSUZAWA chief strategic officer and head of corporate development in China. Matsuzawa will lead the development and execution of NBA China's strategic plan, explore, evaluate, implement and lead new business opportunities, and manage investor relations. He will report t ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/01/14
Names In The News

Former French President NICOLAS SARKOZY "is being mentioned more and more strongly" as a candidate to become president of Ligue 1 side Paris St. Germain. The rumor "has circulated in Paris for some time, and Sarkozy is not denying it -- on the contrary, he is encouraging it." Sarkozy, "a fervent f ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug