Sports Business

Russian agency offers fake restaurant reviews ahead of World Cup

Russian agency offers fake restaurant reviews ahead of World Cup

Published 21/05/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian marketing agency has offered to help restaurants in cities hosting the soccer World Cup use fake reviews to bump up [more…]

Brazil gymnastics coach accused of sexual abuse

Brazil gymnastics coach accused of sexual abuse

Published 03/05/2018

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A sexual abuse scandal is engulfing Brazilian gymnastics this week as a former national coach has come under investigation for allegedly [more…]

Ferrari’s Marchionne ‘encouraged’ by F1 engine proposals

Ferrari’s Marchionne ‘encouraged’ by F1 engine proposals

Published 03/05/2018

MILAN (Reuters) - Ferrari boss Sergio Marchionne, who has warned that his glamour team could walk away from Formula One after 2020, said on Thursday [more…]

IOC to support Korea peace talks with sports initiatives: Bach

IOC to support Korea peace talks with sports initiatives: Bach

Published 03/05/2018

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC), at the request of North and South Korea, will support peace talks on the Korean peninsula [more…]

Motor racing: Ricciardo loath to keep biting lip after surgery

Motor racing: Ricciardo loath to keep biting lip after surgery

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters) - Australian Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo has never been known for ‘biting his lip’ when it comes to expressing his opinion, but one [more…]

Amazon delivers dazzling profits, as well as $20 Prime hike and NFL…

Amazon delivers dazzling profits, as well as $20 Prime hike and NFL…

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) more than doubled its profit on Thursday and predicted strong spring results as the world’s biggest online retailer raised the [more…]

Amazon, NFL reach $130 million streaming deal for Thursday night…

Amazon, NFL reach $130 million streaming deal for Thursday night…

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc agreed to pay the National Football League about $65 million per year to stream two more seasons of Thursday night games [more…]

F1 to set up fully-fledged local entity in China

F1 to set up fully-fledged local entity in China

Published 16/04/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Formula One’s planned Chinese joint venture will have its own marketing, licensing and media rights arms dedicated to growing the sport’s presence [more…]

Motor racing: F1 owner in talks over China venture to boost market…

Motor racing: F1 owner in talks over China venture to boost market…

Published 13/04/2018

BEIJING/LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One is in talks with potential Chinese partners to set up a new local venture, four sources have told Reuters, which [more…]

Russia’s Prokhorov sells 49 percent stake in Brooklyn Nets to…

Russia’s Prokhorov sells 49 percent stake in Brooklyn Nets to…

Published 13/04/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov has sold a 49-percent stake in the Brooklyn Nets basketball team to Joe Tsai, the executive vice chairman [more…]