Witold Bańka won the vote that puts him in pole position to succeed Sir Craig Reedie as World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President by almost the narrowest possible margin, insidethegames understands.
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Polish Sports Minister Witold Bańka has been chosen to succeed Sir Craig Reedie as President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
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New analysis by sports marketing agency Two Circles suggests that spending on sports sponsorship will reach almost £48 billion ($63 billion/€56 billion) by 2024, an increase of £19 billion ($25 billion/€22 billion) in the space of a decade.
A new forecast of the medals table at next year’s Tokyo Olympics suggests Great Britain may be set to tumble from second to fifth place.
The World Rowing Federation (FISA) is aiming to stage next year’s Olympic regatta in Tokyo without motorboats on the water while crews are racing.
International Federations in professional and semi-professional sports are going to have to adapt to greater demands from the athletes, a very prominent International Olympic Committee member has told insidethegames.
New Zealand Rugby, the organisation behind the All Blacks, the sport’s most revered brand, has reported a small loss of NZ$1.86 million ($1.24 million/£956,000/€1.11 million) for the 2018 financial year.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) appears to be anticipating that payments made by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to International Sports Federations (IFs) post-Tokyo 2020 will be pitched at around Rio 2016 levels, or very slightly higher.
The winners of this year's Women’s World Cup in France will get prize money of $4 million (£3 million/€3.5 million), just over one-tenth of the $38 million (£28.8 million/€33.5 million) which the French team received for winning last year's men's tournament.
FIFA's bosses received aggregate remuneration of a combined $4.12 million (£3.1 million/€3.63 million) in 2018, according to a newly-published governance report from the world football governing body.
The newly-published 2018 FIFA financial report shows that efootball provided a welcome and significant windfall for the world governing body as it battled to counter the impact on its business of the reputational issues that engulfed it as the Sepp Blatter era drew to a tumultuous close.
FIFA's Club Protection Programme (CPP), an insurance scheme that compensates football clubs when players they employ are injured on international duty, will apply at the Tokyo 2020 men's and women's Olympic football tournaments.
The Great Britain Olympic team at the Tokyo 2020 Games may enter history as the first to contain more women than men.
The new International Swimming League (ISL) will have a first-year budget of some $20 million (£15 million/€17.5 million), according to the Ukrainian businessman who is the source of its financial backing.