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#Nike

# nike - Thursday 30 July, 2020

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

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

# nike - Monday 8 June, 2020

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

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

# nike - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

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

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

# nike - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Liverpool agree bumper new kit deal with Nike

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

# nike - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

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

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

# nike - Friday 25 October, 2019

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

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

# nike - Monday 21 October, 2019

Nike's groundbreaking project shut down in disgrace

The fallout from the Alberto Salazar controversy continues.

# nike - Friday 11 October, 2019

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

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

# nike - Monday 7 October, 2019

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

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

# nike - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Barcelona release new 90s-inpired third kit

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

# nike - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

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

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 - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Nike to end financial penalties for pregnant athletes - report

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

# nike - Thursday 23 May, 2019

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

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

# nike - Monday 25 March, 2019

Man City's new mash-up kit is nine shirts in one Why Though? This post contains a poll

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

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

# nike - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Man City drop Nike to sign record £650m kit deal with Puma Big Cats This post contains videos

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

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

# nike - Friday 22 February, 2019

Nike under pressure after basketball star's shoe shreds Damage Control This post contains videos

Nike under pressure after basketball star's shoe shreds

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

# nike - Friday 5 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie FIFA maker EA Sports issues statement to describe Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegations as 'concerning' Kathryn Mayorga

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

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

# nike - Thursday 4 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nike is 'deeply concerned' by Ronaldo rape claims as Juventus defends 'great champion' Allegations

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

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

# nike - Friday 14 September, 2018

Nike shares at record high after Kaepernick ads

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

# nike - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Colin Kaepernick's Nike deal prompts flurry of debate and drop in stock market Just Do It

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

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

# nike - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie First American football player to kneel for the national anthem chosen for new Nike campaign Just Do It

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

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

# nike - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nike closes South African stores over reported link to man who used racial slur in holiday video Racism Row

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

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

# nike - Thursday 19 April, 2018

# nike - Saturday 17 February, 2018

From The Daily Edge A size 24 fashion blogger is the new face of Nike Callie Thorpe

A size 24 fashion blogger is the new face of Nike

Callie Thorpe wants to promote inclusivity within the wellness industry.

# nike - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

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

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

# nike - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

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

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

# nike - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

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

It’s a pretty competitive market these days.

# nike - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

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

The youngster is currently on the books of PSG.

# nike - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Ex-Barca president Rosell arrested in money laundering investigation

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.

# nike - Saturday 6 May, 2017

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

Eliud Kipchoge flagged late on and finished 25 seconds out.

# nike - Monday 3 April, 2017

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

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

# nike - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

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

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

# nike - Saturday 31 December, 2016

# 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

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