League Notes: Inter Milan Hit With UEFA Fine After Renewed Racism
Serie A club Inter Milan has been fined €45,000 ($59,000) by UEFA "for the racist behaviour of their fans during a Europa League last 16 second-leg match at home to Tottenham Hotspur in March." Portuguese top flight club Benfica has also been hit by a €32,000 ($42,000) fine "for organizational issues and the conduct of their supporters" at the Europa League last 16, first leg against Girondins Bordeaux in Lisbon last month (REUTERS, 4/26). ... Cambodia's only official basketball league is set to launch June 1. The first season's title sponsorship has been bagged by forex and money transfer operator Western Union, and Coca-Cola "is one of the leading co-sponsors" (PHNOM PENH POST, 4/26).