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# nike - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

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

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

# nike - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

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

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

# nike - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Barcelona agree new long-term deal with Nike

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

# nike - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

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

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

# nike - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Pacquiao fired by Nike after homophobic comments

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

# nike - Thursday 24 December, 2015

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

Watch your back, Nike.

# nike - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

# nike - Monday 26 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These 11 companies control almost everything you buy Show Me The Money

These 11 companies control almost everything you buy

A small number of organisations have a whole lot of control – and revenue.

# nike - Thursday 22 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Nike is bringing out real self-lacing runners, and Michael J Fox got the first pair The Future
From The Daily Edge Nike is bringing out real self-lacing runners, and Michael J Fox got the first pair Nike Mags

Nike is bringing out real self-lacing runners, and Michael J Fox got the first pair

The future is here, as predicted by Back to the Future II.

# nike - Friday 25 September, 2015

Wayne Rooney has new boots and they are fairly awful

Rooney will wear them for the first time against Sunderland at Old Trafford this weekend.

# nike - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Under Armour has become one of sport’s biggest players – and it’s mainly down to these 3 athletes

Sportswear giant reported a 29% growth in revenue last year.

# nike - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

POLL: Do you like the new Premier League football? New Balls Please This post contains a poll

POLL: Do you like the new Premier League football?

The Nike Ordem 3 was officially unveiled today.

# nike - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Nike have turned LeBron’s NBA Finals heartbreak into an epic new ad

“Imagine if LeBron came home to Cleveland…”

# nike - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Barcelona are changing their traditional stripes to hoops for the first time ever

The La Liga champions unveiled new home and away kits today.

Predators helped turn football boots into a multi-billion market – so why kill the classics?

The sports footwear market is always evolving, writes Colm Woods.

# nike - Saturday 25 April, 2015

From Business ETC Every business should take lessons from how Nike sells shoes Just Do It

Every business should take lessons from how Nike sells shoes

We talk to one of the world’s greatest scriptwriting experts about how everyone should be able to spin a good yarn.

# nike - Monday 6 April, 2015

New Nike commercial tells the story of how Rory McIlroy grew up worshipping Tiger Woods Origin Story This post contains videos

# nike - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Is this Manchester United’s Adidas-designed home jersey for next season?

The German company are taking over from Nike as the club’s kit manufacturer.

# nike - Thursday 1 January, 2015

7 things to consider when buying yourself new runners in the January sales

And we’re not talking ‘Dunnes or Tesco’ here.

# nike - Monday 17 November, 2014

Chris O’Dowd stars alongside Aaron Rodgers and Clint Dempsey in new Nike ad

The Irish actor is the face of Nike’s ‘Choose Your Winter’ campaign.

# nike - Sunday 27 July, 2014

How Nike got an insane deal on the ‘Swoosh’ logo

Phil Knight drove a hard bargain, even when Nike was just getting started.

# nike - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Jay-Z, Tiger Woods and Michael Jordan tip their hat to Yankees legend Derek Jeter Re2pect This post contains videos

Jay-Z, Tiger Woods and Michael Jordan tip their hat to Yankees legend Derek Jeter

That old City Slicker, Billy Crystal also features in Nike’s evocative 90-second video.

# nike - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Another new Manchester United jersey on the way as Nike decide not to renew contract

The decision comes as Adidas has reportedly offered to double the current contract.

# nike - Monday 9 June, 2014

Ronaldo, Rooney and Neymar take on a team of clones in Nike’s cool animation

This could be the best World Cup 2014 ad yet.

# nike - Monday 2 June, 2014

Ronaldo in the airport, Cantona in the cage and McAteer dreaming – the best World Cup TV ads

We’ve picked out our favourite World Cup TV ads as the countdown begins to the action in Brazil this summer.

# nike - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Form an orderly queue because Roma’s new jersey is an absolute beauty

Get it now before they splash a sponsor’s logo all over the front of it.

# nike - Monday 19 May, 2014

Nike marks 20 years of Arsenal jerseys with cool commemorative shirt

The FA Cup winners will switch to Puma after two decades this summer.

# nike - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Leaked! Is this the new Manchester United kit?

Chevrolet takes over from AON as shirt sponsors

# nike - Thursday 6 March, 2014

The future of football: Nike and Adidas release revolutionary boot and sock hybrids

The sport will ‘never be the same’, if the top brands are to be believed.

# nike - Friday 17 January, 2014

Witty Nike advert pokes fun at golf traditionalists and mallet fans Got Wood? This post contains videos

Witty Nike advert pokes fun at golf traditionalists and mallet fans

“If me mallet is fine for the King of the Scots, it’s fine for me!”

# nike - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Rory McIlroy targets big 2014, aiming for two major titles

The Northern Irishman won just one tournament in all of 2013.

# nike - Friday 27 December, 2013

Brain-dead to winning ugly – Rory McIlroy’s forgettable year to remember

The Northern Irishman has been distracted by a number of non-golfing matters in 2013.

# nike - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

# nike - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

# nike - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Baby and kittens are impressed by Ronaldo’s skills

This is one of the better viral campaigns we’ve seen from Nike.

# nike - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Pique, Serena and LeBron feature in new Bradley Cooper-narrated Nike ad

The brand is celebrating 25 years of their ‘Just Do It’ slogan.

# nike - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Want to dress like Tiger and Rory for the Open next week? Here’s what to wear

Nike have released details of what the world numbers one and two will be wearing in Muirfield next week, if you’re interested.

# nike - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Bayern Munich fined Mario Goetze for wearing a Nike t-shirt to his unveiling

The Champions League winners weren’t happy with their new player for showing up with a large swoosh across his chest.

# nike - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Rory McIlroy to stick around Carton House this weekend for golfing practice

“I just need to work on my game and try to keep doing the right things and put the work in,” he said.

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