Financial Times, April 5, 2020 by Murad Ahmed and Mark Di Stefano in London and Anna Nicolaou in New York © Getty Images; Reuters I Among the events postponed or cancelled are the NBA playoffs; the Indian Super League and other cricket competitions; the Tokyo Olympics; the Champions’ League and Euro 2020 Martin Slumbers usually works from a wood-panelled room overlooking the 18th green of the Old Course at St Andrews in Scotland. The chief executive of the R & A, golf’s governing body outside the US and Mexico, says his office was closed two…Читать далее
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The breakout of Covid-19 across Europe has created the need for the Uefa European Championships scheduled to begin on 12th June 2020 in Rome, Italy, to be postponed with the provisional date of the new tournament now set for the summer of 2021.
Due to the European Championships being split across multiple nations in a ‘festival of football’ to celebrate the 60 years of the tournament, a notion put forward by former Uefa president Michel Platini.Читать далее
The new club is owned by former England captain David Beckham and a group of investors that includes Masayoshi Son and Marcelo Claure, the top two executives at Japanese investment group SoftBank.Читать далее
Proposals for a European super league would simply redistribute value upwardsЧитать далее
Battle in sport tribunal will be closely followed by the football club’s key commercial partners Manchester City is considering a legal strategy in which it will not only argue that it did not breach the regulations but that these rules should not exist at allЧитать далее
According to Forward Racing’s Giovanni Cuzari, a top Moto2 team needs to find almost the same amount of budget as a satellite MotoGP team.
Cuzari says he spends around €2.5million a year in Moto2 which, he argues, is also the amount needed by an independent MotoGP team once Dorna’s financial support is subtracted from each.
CFG hopes it can bring the expertise it has learnt from backing a Premier League-winning team in England to the US, and to a sport that continues to lag domestic rivals such as baseball and basketball.Читать далее