Rupert Murdoch: The Sultan Of Sweat

Suddenly, it's Rupert at the Bat. Rupert Murdoch, that is. The 63-year-old media czar and News Corp. chairman is fast becoming global sports fanatic No.1 as he scours the planet for games to fill the hours on the worldwide TV mega-network he has spent the past decade building. By the time Murdoch is through with his $3 billion global splurge, pro sports will be, well, a whole new ballgame.

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