Adidas shares boost proves shortlived

Investors voice concern over health of German group

Virgin complains of Premier League rights

Cable group calls on Ofcom to launch competition inquiry

Bookmakers agree ban on free bets ads

Concerns raised over betting as ‘part and parcel’ of live games

It’s not for sport to judge off-pitch sins

Europe celebrates Ryder Cup victory

US beaten 16½ to 11½, their eighth loss in past 10 contests

Predicting the Premier League

What is the better predictor of success – performance or wages?

A Yankee hater bids Jeter farewell

Even for this Mets fan, there is a feeling of emptiness

Joe Cummings illustration

Rory McIlroy: A talent for golf and turmoil

The player has bounced back to carry Europe’s Ryder Cup hopes after a series of off-course upsets

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Bonds for Bollywood

Indian film-maker Eros to issue UK retail bond

Week in Review

Week in Review, September 27

GSK, Rocket Internet, Philips and more featured

Interview: Travelex chief/theatre sponsor Lloyd Dorfman

The businessman and arts patron awaits the debut production of the venue being renamed after him

Cain Hoy opts against Tottenham bid

Football club free to pursue stadium funding plans

Daily Mail and News Corp settle dispute

Australian unit claimed stories were being copied

Yacht owners gripped by fever for hydrofoils

Outside the America’s Cup, the lust for speed is fuelling interest in yacht design

Sector has weathered the storm

Order books for top-end boats and racing sailing vessels look healthy but mid-market sales remain becalmed

How to apply for an MBA

Admissions consultant Chioma Isiadinso shares her advice on applying to business school

A gym-free method for building muscle and strength

Exercises such as the pull-up and push-up are perfect for those who don’t have time for weights

Golf’s stats push myth out of bounds

Is the “drive for show, putt for dough” aphorism true?

Golf unites Europe like nothing else does

Tartan twist to bid rivalry tale

Gleneagles long ago hosted golf’s first transatlantic contest but Scotland is one among many that competes to stage the cup

‘Ming: 50 Years that changed China’, at the British Museum

A half-century slice of life in China shortly before the establishing of regular commercial links with Europe

Rivals prepare for fierce Ryder Cup

The transatlantic competition pits the top US players against the best of Europe but although the continentals are favourites, they have no room for complacency

Evraz to spin off North American business

Message for a captain? ‘Keep things simple’

Former US skipper Curtis Strange on what qualities are needed to lead a team

Scotland’s golfers hit patch of rough

Programmes to nurture the country’s future stars will take time to bear fruit

Tournament welcomes social media

Mobile devices allowed but no photos or videos during play

Golf’s ‘world cup’ wins wall-to-wall coverage

With an entire channel dedicated to the event, gone are the days of patchy broadcasting

Designers find opportunities in golf wear

Ranges meld fashion and functionality but retailers face hurdles

Long-term sponsors benefit from event rarity

Ambush marketing raises the difficult question of why companies should pay for official rights

Tourists lured by highlands welcome

Media attention on the cup is shining a spotlight on the claimed home of the game

American football increases in violence

Advertisers wonder whether to associate their goods with the resulting spectacle

China tennis trailblazer Li Na retires

The thrill of the chase

There is considerable variation in the cost of stabling and training fees for racehorses

Scots tee off with historic Yes for women

Albania sacks central bank governor

Ardian Fullani arrested on accusations of abuse of office

Twitter: feeding time

What is the company pecking at with its $5bn or more?

Gemfields turns to Sri Lanka for sapphires

Sporting icons fall victim to changing habits

The familiar order is fading as broadcaster drops US Open tennis

Baseline sports blog: Raheem Sterling

Most exciting player to emerge in England in more than a decade

US investors lining up Spurs takeover bid

Group backed by Guggenheim has expressed interest in football club