By Prof Dr Ian Blackshaw
According to ‘YouGov’ surveys, carried out in October 2021 and August 2022, 41.5% of the respondents, the equivalent of more than 22 million adults in the United Kingdom, have stated that they are fans and followers of women’s sport
The key findings of these surveys are as follows:
Furthermore, 14 million people stated that they were open to becoming fans of women’s sport.
Women’s athletics, cricket, cycling, rugby and tennis have also shown increases in popularity.
Many football fans have stated that they would rather watch the women’s than the men’s game!
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Sports Law & Taxation features: articles; comparative surveys; commentaries on topical sports legal and tax issues and documentation.
The unique feature of Sports Law & Taxation is that this Journal combines up-to-date valuable and must-have information on the legal and tax aspects of sport and their interrelationships.
Global Sports Law and Taxation Reports feature: articles; comparative surveys; commentaries on topical sports legal and tax issues and documentation.
The unique feature of Global Sports Law and Taxation Reports is that this Journal combines for the first time up to-date valuable and must-have information on the legal and tax aspects of sport and their interrelationships.
The editors of the Journal Sports Law & Taxation are Professor Ian Blackshaw and Dr Rijkele Betten, with specialist contributions from the world's leading practitioners and academics in the sports law and taxation fields.
Dr. Rijkele Betten
Prof. Dr. Ian S. Blackshaw
Prof. Guglielmo Maisto
Maisto e Associati, Milano
Mr. Kevin Offer
Hardwick & Morris LLP, London
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