Global Tennis Connections: The New Force In Tennis Representation

For years, the representation of tennis players has been dominated by the big firms. IMG Tennis, with a list including Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova, represents over 140 tennis clients. French company Lagardere's long list includes Caroline Wozniacki and John Isner, while Octagon represents Martina Hingis and Dominika Cibulkova. Enter Global

IMG Plotting To Poach Eugenie Bouchard

Bloomberg has reported that sports management company IMG has approached tennis player Eugenie Bouchard about representing her. The 20 year-old Wimbledon finalist is currently contracted to Lagardere, but that agreement is due to end this year. For those who have not heard of Bouchard, she is comparable to the No.1 NBA

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (11/1/2013)

Baseball over, basketball beginning and my Miami Dolphins suffering (even after an overtime win).  Should be a great slate of college football this Saturday with a mid-day match-up between the Florida Gators and Georgia Bulldogs and a nightcap of Florida State vs. Miami.  I can only imagine how crazy it

Most Marketable…Agency?

Earlier this week SportsPro released its list of the World's Top 50 Most Marketable Athletes. The list was created based on an athlete's marketability over the next three years, using parameters including age, value for money and crossover appeal. Brazilian soccer player Neymar topped the list. It's not only the athletes