Russia’s Bosco appears to have succeeded Nike of the United States as clothing supplier to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
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Football clubs which supply squad members for next year’s FIFA World Cup in Russia can look forward to massively increased payments of around $8,530 (£6,360/€7,180) per player per day, in recognition of their “contribution to the successful staging” of the tournament.
Cities may be reluctant to bid for the Olympic Games at the moment, but there is evidently no shortage of people keen to organise them.
Exclusive: Usmanov’s donations approach CHF50 million as International Fencing Federation reports surplus for 2016
A CHF4.85 million (£3.7 million/$4.95 million/€4.1 million) donation from President Alisher Usmanov has enabled the International Fencing Federation (FIE) to report a CHF4.36 million (£3.3 million/$4.45 million/€3.7 million) surplus for 2016.
The South African Sports Minister has joined in the war of words over the host selection process for the 2023 Rugby World Cup, drawing parallels between the "attempted undermining" of the current South African bid and the 2010 FIFA World Cup bidding process.
Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has made a forthright intervention in the battle for the 2023 Rugby World Cup, insisting that the Irish bid was “still alive” and that “we won’t be pulling out”.
England wanted to stage a football World Cup in 2018 - and now it is to get its wish.
La Liga, the top Spanish football league, has decided to start investing significant sums in Spanish federations representing other sports.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has announced a modest net result of CHF1.27 million (£978,000/$1.28 million/€1.09 million) for the Olympic year of 2016.
The new UEFA Nations League is set to enhance the value of European international football matches, according to Guy-Laurent Epstein, the European football body's marketing director.
The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) is restructuring its marketing programme along discipline lines.
Mouton Cadet has been unveiled as the official wine of the 2018 Ryder Cup.
World Rugby, the rugby union governing body, has reported a pre-tax loss of £36.1 million ($47.5 million/€40.2 million) for 2016, the first year of its four-year business cycle.
The first Board meeting of the new Independent Testing Authority (ITA) will take place before the end of the year, with appointment of the body’s first director general among items up for discussion.
The corporation behind the Kalashnikov brand has entered a new niche market and appears to have high hopes of export sales.