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  • CNBC speaks to SEA Games men's marathon champ

    Representing Team Singapore at the 2015 Southeast Asian Games, Soh Rui Yong took first place in the men's marathon on Sunday. He speaks to CNBC about winning the gold medal on home soil.

  • American Pharoah loves the mud

    American Pharoah could make history this weekend if he wins the Belmont Stakes. CNBC's Robert Frank reports from Belmont where American Pharoah was working out earlier to prepare for the race tomorrow.

  • Ahmed Zayat: American Pharoah ready to win

    CNBC's Robert Frank talks with Ahmed Zayat and Justin Zayat, "American Pharoah" owners, about Saturday's big race, the business of horse racing, and sponsorship deals.

  • American Pharoah seeks Triple Crown royalty

    The 147th running of the Belmont Stakes takes place on Saturday with the Triple Crown at stake.

  • Racing fans eye third leg of Triple Crown

    Dave Briggs, NBC Sports anchor, provides insight to the potential history-making race on Saturday at Belmont, where American Pharoah is the favorite to win.

  • Horse-racing: Just a 'sport of kings'?

    James Simpson-Daniel, bookmaker at Fitzdares, says that for big races like the Derby "money does talk."

  • Epsom Derby: More about fashion than sport

    CNBC's Karen Tso reports from the Epsom Derby about what to expect this weekend and the problems within the horse racing industry.

  • Who's your daddy?

    It's not just about the races. A quick look at the lineage of champions and money involved in the horse breeding business.

  • SEA games set to kick off in Singapore

    CNBC speaks to TeamSG's tennis player Sarah Pang who is taking part in the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore.

  • Private jet for horses

    Inside "Air Horse One," the plane which transports American Pharoah on his quest to win the Triple Crown, with CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Premier League seeing good growth: Analyst

    Alan Switzer, director in the sports business group at Deloitte, says the Premier League is seeing good growth in commercial revenue and sponsorship.

  • What's taking shape in social media?

    The NBA finals start Thursday night in Oakland. Chamath Palihapitiya, Golden State Warriors co-owner and founder of The Social+Capital Partnership, discusses the games, and the social media industry.

  • Doha, Qatar.

    Qatari stocks slipped to hit a six-week low on Wednesday, as fears that Qatar could miss out on hosting the World cup in 2022 resurface.

  • Why did Sepp Blatter resign as FIFA President?

    The fact that "the long arms of the law are getting closer" prompted the resignation of FIFA President Sepp Blatter, says Daniel Hough, director of the Sussex Centre for the Study of Corruption.

  • Singapore arrests match-fixers for SEA Games football

    Jeffrey Seah, CEO - South East Asia at Starcom MediaVest Group, discusses news that four men were charged over the weekend for trying to manipulate a SEA Games football match.

  • The sport that could push your kid to the top

    Gregg Chapman learned about surviving in business at the skate park. His passion for the sport has helped his U.S. skateboard manufacturing company thrive for 25 years.

  • FIFA President Sepp Blatter (L) makes a symbolic handshake with FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke during the 65th FIFA Congress in Zurich on May 29, 2015.

    FIFA was almost forced to conduct a second round of voting, but Joseph "Sepp" Blatter's opponent withdrew from the race.

  • FIFA presidential vote

    The FIFA Congress continues in Zurich today with a vote that could result in a new FIFA president, reports CNBC's Wilfred Frost.

  • Marcelo of Brazil reacts after allowing a goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

    Nike might be caught up in the corruption scandal currently enveloping world soccer, but analysts predict only a limited impact for the brand.

  • FIFA 16 video game footage

    FIFA 16, the latest from the top-selling gaming franchise, will allow gamers to play as female soccer teams, the first time in the series.