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Iconic Michael Jordan sneakers set to fetch whopping record price at auction
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# Air Jordan

Iconic Michael Jordan sneakers set to fetch whopping record price at auction

Jul 30th 2020, 10:37 AM 8,958 Views 3 Comments

A piece of glass is still lodged in the sole of the left shoe after he dunked so hard it smashed the backboard.

Former Ballon d'Or winner Hegerberg signs long-term Nike deal reportedly worth over €1 million
# Money Money Money
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# Money Money Money

Former Ballon d'Or winner Hegerberg signs long-term Nike deal reportedly worth over €1 million

Jun 8th 2020, 8:13 PM 5,845 Views 0 Comments

The Lyon player had previously been sponsored by Nike’s rival Puma.

'World Athletics have let us down. I feel they were weak, and it makes me sad'
# Sport's Tainted Sole
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# Sport's Tainted Sole

'World Athletics have let us down. I feel they were weak, and it makes me sad'

Feb 4th 2020, 7:38 PM 23,981 Views 12 Comments

Irish Olympian Fionnuala McCormack vents her frustration as the governing body allow Nike’s controversial Vaporflys to be used in Tokyo.

Liverpool agree bumper new kit deal with Nike
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# Just Do It

Liverpool agree bumper new kit deal with Nike

Jan 7th 2020, 11:03 AM 12,597 Views 22 Comments

The deal is thought to rival the sum adidas pay to Manchester United.

Salazar denies abuse at Nike Oregon Project, admits 'callous' language
# Athletics
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# Athletics

Salazar denies abuse at Nike Oregon Project, admits 'callous' language

Nov 13th 2019, 9:14 AM 3,560 Views 2 Comments

The former coach issued a statement in response to Mary Cain’s account.

Liverpool win court battle with kit supplier New Balance, expected to announce Nike
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# Legal Matter

Liverpool win court battle with kit supplier New Balance, expected to announce Nike

Oct 25th 2019, 12:48 PM 10,527 Views 12 Comments

The European champions will see out their current deal before switching brands next season.

Nike's groundbreaking project shut down in disgrace
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# Closure

Nike's groundbreaking project shut down in disgrace

Oct 21st 2019, 9:03 PM 12,148 Views 0 Comments

The fallout from the Alberto Salazar controversy continues.

Nike closes Oregon Project following Salazar's four-year doping ban
# Just Did It
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# Just Did It

Nike closes Oregon Project following Salazar's four-year doping ban

Oct 11th 2019, 9:39 AM 4,849 Views 5 Comments

Nike will continue to back the coach in his appeal, but the company has brought the Oregon Project to an end.

Salazar's Oregon Project 'should be shut down,' says whistleblower
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# Swoosh

Salazar's Oregon Project 'should be shut down,' says whistleblower

Oct 7th 2019, 8:00 PM 36,671 Views 14 Comments

‘Clearly it had principles not in line with clean sport and we have to just start over.’

Barcelona release new 90s-inpired third kit
# Back To The Future
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# Back To The Future

Barcelona release new 90s-inpired third kit

Sep 12th 2019, 1:09 PM 11,819 Views 2 Comments

It’s the latest strip to feature Nike’s retro logo after Tottenham, Chelsea and Inter Milan.

Nike pull controversial US flag shoe design after complaint by Colin Kaepernick - report
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# Fourth Of July

Nike pull controversial US flag shoe design after complaint by Colin Kaepernick - report

Jul 2nd 2019, 6:24 PM 14,274 Views 29 Comments

The Wall Street Journal say the former NFL star considered the Betsy Ross flag an ‘offensive symbol because of its connection to an era of slavery’.

Nike to end financial penalties for pregnant athletes - report
# Reform
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# Reform

Nike to end financial penalties for pregnant athletes - report

May 26th 2019, 3:34 PM 6,928 Views 3 Comments

According to the New York Times, Nike plans to waive performance-pay reductions for 12 months for athletes who decide to have a baby.

Six-time Olympic champion Felix criticises Nike's maternity policy
# Speaking Out
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# Speaking Out

Six-time Olympic champion Felix criticises Nike's maternity policy

May 23rd 2019, 12:00 PM 31,917 Views 31 Comments

The US track and field star said she had been offered a vastly reduced contract after taking time off during pregnancy.

Man City's new mash-up kit is nine shirts in one
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# Why Though?

Man City's new mash-up kit is nine shirts in one

Mar 25th 2019, 1:11 PM 14,104 Views 17 Comments

Nike have released the strip to celebrate their time as supplier to the Premier League champions.

Man City drop Nike to sign record £650m kit deal with Puma
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# Big Cats

Man City drop Nike to sign record £650m kit deal with Puma

Feb 28th 2019, 11:21 AM 9,540 Views 12 Comments

The 10-year agreement is the second biggest in Premier League history behind Manchester United’s £750m partnership with Adidas.

Nike under pressure after basketball star's shoe shreds
# Damage Control
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# Damage Control

Nike under pressure after basketball star's shoe shreds

Feb 22nd 2019, 9:01 AM 11,606 Views 9 Comments

College player Zion Williamson suffered a knee injury as a result of the incident.

FIFA maker EA Sports issues statement to describe Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegations as 'concerning'
# Kathryn Mayorga
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# Kathryn Mayorga

FIFA maker EA Sports issues statement to describe Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegations as 'concerning'

Oct 5th 2018, 12:04 PM 22,338 Views 0 Comments

The footballer’s relationship with his sponsors could be in jeopardy over the allegations.

Nike is 'deeply concerned' by Ronaldo rape claims as Juventus defends 'great champion'
# Allegations
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# Allegations

Nike is 'deeply concerned' by Ronaldo rape claims as Juventus defends 'great champion'

Oct 4th 2018, 7:52 PM 23,097 Views 0 Comments

Ronaldo has strongly denied the claims made by Kathryn Mayorga, that he raped her in a hotel room in Las Vegas in 2009.

Nike shares at record high after Kaepernick ads
# Popular
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# Popular

Nike shares at record high after Kaepernick ads

Sep 14th 2018, 10:41 PM 7,434 Views 16 Comments

The Edison data showed a rise in online sales in some more politically progressive states.

Colin Kaepernick's Nike deal prompts flurry of debate and drop in stock market
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# Just Do It

Colin Kaepernick's Nike deal prompts flurry of debate and drop in stock market

Sep 5th 2018, 9:12 AM 27,284 Views 140 Comments

Kaepernick was the first American football player to kneel for the national anthem in an attempt to draw attention to racial injustice.

First American football player to kneel for the national anthem chosen for new Nike campaign
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# Just Do It

First American football player to kneel for the national anthem chosen for new Nike campaign

Sep 4th 2018, 7:08 AM 37,049 Views 135 Comments

Colin Kaepernick was among a number of NFL players attempting to draw attention to racial injustice in America.

Nike closes South African stores over reported link to man who used racial slur in holiday video
# Racism Row
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# Racism Row

Nike closes South African stores over reported link to man who used racial slur in holiday video

Aug 22nd 2018, 10:16 PM 46,500 Views 88 Comments

Adam Catzavelos drew controversy after using an insulting term for a black African.

Nike are bringing back some iconic football boots for the 20th anniversary of the Mercurial
# Retro
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# Retro

Nike are bringing back some iconic football boots for the 20th anniversary of the Mercurial

Apr 19th 2018, 11:48 AM 8,360 Views 11 Comments

They were first released back in 1998.

A size 24 fashion blogger is the new face of Nike
# Callie Thorpe
# Callie Thorpe

A size 24 fashion blogger is the new face of Nike

Feb 17th 2018, 2:57 PM 18,207 Views 18 Comments

Callie Thorpe wants to promote inclusivity within the wellness industry.

Ex-Arsenal player Rosicky retires, the last star in action from Nike's 2002 Secret Tournament
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# Hang Up The Boots

Ex-Arsenal player Rosicky retires, the last star in action from Nike's 2002 Secret Tournament

Dec 20th 2017, 11:13 AM 10,085 Views 8 Comments

The former Czech international had been in action for Sparta Prague of late.

Nike left red-faced and vow to change NBA jerseys after players suffer 'wardrobe malfunctions'
# Fashion Fail
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# Fashion Fail

Nike left red-faced and vow to change NBA jerseys after players suffer 'wardrobe malfunctions'

Nov 8th 2017, 8:43 AM 50,144 Views 17 Comments

This is the apparel giant’s first season after taking over the contract from Adidas.

What football boots do Messi, Ronaldo, Neymar & the other top stars wear?
# On Your Feet
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# On Your Feet

What football boots do Messi, Ronaldo, Neymar & the other top stars wear?

Sep 6th 2017, 12:01 AM 12,152 Views 14 Comments

It’s a pretty competitive market these days.

Patrick Kluivert's nine-year old son has just signed a five-year deal with Nike
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# Just Do It

Patrick Kluivert's nine-year old son has just signed a five-year deal with Nike

Jul 26th 2017, 3:16 PM 23,662 Views 15 Comments

The youngster is currently on the books of PSG.

Ex-Barca president Rosell arrested in money laundering investigation
# Nicked
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# Nicked

Ex-Barca president Rosell arrested in money laundering investigation

May 23rd 2017, 11:47 AM 3,199 Views 2 Comments

The former head of Barcelona and Nike in Brazil is facing charges arising from a complaint which relates to Neymar’s move to La Liga.

The attempt to record a two-hour marathon narrowly failed today
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# Swoosh

The attempt to record a two-hour marathon narrowly failed today

May 6th 2017, 12:00 PM 38,367 Views 37 Comments

Eliud Kipchoge flagged late on and finished 25 seconds out.

Just done it! McIlroy signs multi-million, multi-year extension with Nike
# New Deal
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# New Deal

Just done it! McIlroy signs multi-million, multi-year extension with Nike

Apr 3rd 2017, 11:19 AM 8,537 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of the Masters, the world number two got a big boost.

McIlroy may change clubs 'from week to week' as he prepares to debut new equipment
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# Iron Out The Creases

McIlroy may change clubs 'from week to week' as he prepares to debut new equipment

Jan 11th 2017, 5:44 PM 5,560 Views 6 Comments

The world number two gets his season under way in South Africa tomorrow.

The two-hour 'moonshot marathon' - a physical feat long thought impossible - could finally happen in 2017
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# Just Do It

The two-hour 'moonshot marathon' - a physical feat long thought impossible - could finally happen in 2017

Dec 31st 2016, 2:00 PM 5,431 Views 4 Comments

Can the two-hour mark be beat?

'Sometimes I feel like I live two different lives' - Rory McIlroy stars in new Nike ad
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# Just Do It

'Sometimes I feel like I live two different lives' - Rory McIlroy stars in new Nike ad

Jul 27th 2016, 9:15 PM 9,414 Views 13 Comments

The four-time Major winner speaks fondly of his family in a video released today.

Nike decides to resume sponsorship deal with Maria Sharapova despite drugs ban
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# Just Do It

Nike decides to resume sponsorship deal with Maria Sharapova despite drugs ban

Jun 8th 2016, 9:55 PM 5,738 Views 8 Comments

The sports giant had previously severed ties with the former world number one.

Barcelona agree new long-term deal with Nike
# Ticking All The Boxes
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# Ticking All The Boxes

Barcelona agree new long-term deal with Nike

May 21st 2016, 1:27 PM 4,859 Views 2 Comments

The Spanish champions have strengthened their relationship with the illustrious sports brand, signing a new contract to further their collaboration which started in 1998.

Chelsea set to agree a whopper €77 million-a-year kit deal with Nike after ditching Adidas
# Kit Wars
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# Kit Wars

Chelsea set to agree a whopper €77 million-a-year kit deal with Nike after ditching Adidas

May 18th 2016, 1:55 PM 6,676 Views 5 Comments

Only Man United’s lucrative contract with the German sportswear giant is worth more.

Pacquiao fired by Nike after homophobic comments
# Crossed The Line
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# Crossed The Line

Pacquiao fired by Nike after homophobic comments

Feb 17th 2016, 8:13 PM 10,668 Views 17 Comments

The former Filipino boxing champion described gay couples as ‘worse than animals’.

How Under Armour become one of the big players in sports gear
# It's Business
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# It's Business

How Under Armour become one of the big players in sports gear

Dec 24th 2015, 10:30 PM 9,862 Views 12 Comments

Watch your back, Nike.

LeBron James has just signed a lifetime deal with Nike worth an insane amount of money
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# Swoosh

LeBron James has just signed a lifetime deal with Nike worth an insane amount of money

Dec 8th 2015, 10:19 AM 10,481 Views 4 Comments

That’s retirement sorted.

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