• Lil Nas X. Picture: Instagram/lilnasx

    Lil Nas X 'Satan Shoe' collab triggers lawsuit from Nike

    In federal court documents, Nike alleges that the release has prompted boycott calls against them from offended consumers, who erroneously associate the sneaker giant with the bloody soled-shoes due to their trademark swoosh symbol.

  • A shot of the Nike Vaporfly prototype Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge used to break the two-hour barrier for the marathon on 12 October 2019 in Vienna, Austria. Picture: AFP

    World Athletics bans prototype shoes after Nike controversy

    'From April 30 2020, any shoe must have been available for purchase by any athlete on the open retail market (online or in store) for a period of four months before it can be used in competition,' athletics' governing body said in a statement.

  • Liverpool players celebrate a win over Everton in their FA Cup match at Anfield on 5 January 2020. Picture: @LFC/Twitter

    Liverpool sign kit deal with Nike

    Nike will supply playing, training and travel wear for Liverpool's men's, women's and academy teams and the coaching and Liverpool FC Foundation staff.

  • Liverpool Fc's Mohamed Salah. Picture: @LFC/Twitter.

    Liverpool win legal battle with New Balance over new kit deal

    Liverpool were taken to court by New Balance after it was alleged that the Premier League club was looking to switch to a new deal with rivals Nike once their existing contract, reported to be worth 40 million pounds per year, ended in May 2020.

  • FILE: In this file photo taken on 21 August 2015 Cuban-American coach Alberto Salazar attends a practice session ahead of the 2015 IAAF World Championships at the "Bird's Nest" National Stadium in Beijing. Picture: AFP

    Nike risks being burned by doping scandal

    Citing experiments with testosterone, fat-burning amino acid injections and falsified medical documents, the American anti-doping authority USADA published a list of blemishes on the record of the highest-profile track and field coach in the world, Alberto Salazar.