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# swoosh - Monday 7 October, 2019

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

Oct 7th 2019, 8:00 PM 36,673 Views 14 Comments

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

# swoosh - Thursday 12 September, 2019

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 11,844 Views 2 Comments

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

# swoosh - Saturday 6 May, 2017

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

# swoosh - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

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

# swoosh - Sunday 27 July, 2014

How Nike got an insane deal on the 'Swoosh' logo
# Just Did It
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# Just Did It

How Nike got an insane deal on the 'Swoosh' logo

Jul 27th 2014, 9:00 PM 12,827 Views 0 Comments

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

# swoosh - Monday 17 June, 2013

Rory McIlroy takes it out on Nike club at US Open
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Rory McIlroy takes it out on Nike club at US Open

Jun 17th 2013, 9:06 AM 5,056 Views 2 Comments

The Northern Irishman bent one club over his leg in frustration last night.

# swoosh - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Rory McIlroy’s terrible season is getting even worse
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Rory McIlroy’s terrible season is getting even worse

May 30th 2013, 10:22 PM 4,314 Views 9 Comments

Nike’s poster boy is going to miss the cut if he doesn’t cop on.

# swoosh - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Nike recreated Tiger Woods' trick-shot commercial with Rory McIlroy
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Nike recreated Tiger Woods' trick-shot commercial with Rory McIlroy

Apr 23rd 2013, 12:10 AM 3,073 Views 1 Comment

Eldrick is so noughties.

# swoosh - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Caroline the caddy and lunch with The Bear: 6 things we learned from Rory's latest interview
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Caroline the caddy and lunch with The Bear: 6 things we learned from Rory's latest interview

Mar 27th 2013, 5:57 PM 2,985 Views 2 Comments

His life is just like ours!

Nike's new Tiger Woods ad draws critics
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Nike's new Tiger Woods ad draws critics

Mar 27th 2013, 9:29 AM 3,013 Views 3 Comments

He’s back at No 1 and feeling pretty, pretty good about it.

# swoosh - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Sponsors Nike, Oakley sever ties to Oscar Pistorius
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# Blade Runner

Sponsors Nike, Oakley sever ties to Oscar Pistorius

Feb 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 7,354 Views 13 Comments

“Nike has no plans for Oscar Pistorius in upcoming campaigns,” a spokesman said last night.

# swoosh - Thursday 17 January, 2013

'It's not about the clubs' -- Blame me not the new Nike gear, says McIlroy
# Pretty In Pink
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# Pretty In Pink

'It's not about the clubs' -- Blame me not the new Nike gear, says McIlroy

Jan 17th 2013, 11:39 AM 1,866 Views 0 Comments

It was a bad start with his new sponsor in Abu Dhabi this morning.

# swoosh - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Tiger and Rory were never together when they shot their new Nike ad
# Odd Couple
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# Odd Couple

Tiger and Rory were never together when they shot their new Nike ad

Jan 16th 2013, 7:27 PM 2,546 Views 2 Comments

That’s some nifty editing, Nike guys.

# swoosh - Monday 14 January, 2013

VIDEO: Here's Rory McIlroy's first ad with Nike... and it features Tiger Woods
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VIDEO: Here's Rory McIlroy's first ad with Nike... and it features Tiger Woods

Jan 14th 2013, 3:46 PM 3,508 Views 5 Comments

The world’s top two golfers are friends now. Really.

Done deal: 8 things we learned from Rory McIlroy's big Nike unveiling in Abu Dhabi
# New Shoes!
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# New Shoes!

Done deal: 8 things we learned from Rory McIlroy's big Nike unveiling in Abu Dhabi

Jan 14th 2013, 3:08 PM 15,412 Views 33 Comments

The two-time Major winner has sealed the multi-million dollar deal.

# swoosh - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Nike set to announce McIlroy deal
# Lucrative
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# Lucrative

Nike set to announce McIlroy deal

Jan 9th 2013, 6:17 PM 1,885 Views 1 Comment

Rory will wear the big Swoosh for the first time on Monday.

5 ads we want Nike to make with Rory McIlroy, now they've signed him up
# Commercial Break
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# Commercial Break

5 ads we want Nike to make with Rory McIlroy, now they've signed him up

Jan 9th 2013, 7:18 AM 15,118 Views 21 Comments

Make it black and white, put a Daft Punk soundtrack on it and let’s sell some sneakers.

# swoosh - Friday 4 January, 2013

VIDEO: Nike commercial takes a shot at the NHL and its ongoing lockout
# On Ice
From The42
# On Ice

VIDEO: Nike commercial takes a shot at the NHL and its ongoing lockout

Jan 4th 2013, 7:20 AM 975 Views 0 Comments

They really care about the little guy.

# swoosh - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Oakley is reportedly suing Rory McIlroy and Nike, hoping to hold up their $200m endorsement deal
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Oakley is reportedly suing Rory McIlroy and Nike, hoping to hold up their $200m endorsement deal

Dec 18th 2012, 6:08 PM 2,606 Views 1 Comment

Mo’ money, mo’ problems.

# swoosh - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Rory McIlroy says no Nike deal yet
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Rory McIlroy says no Nike deal yet

Nov 7th 2012, 10:54 AM 1,344 Views 2 Comments

“It’s a process we’re working through and you’ll probably hear about it in the next few weeks,” said the Holywood man.

The NBA's most prolific dunker is the newest face of the Jordan brand
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# Air

The NBA's most prolific dunker is the newest face of the Jordan brand

Nov 7th 2012, 8:46 AM 1,061 Views 0 Comments

There’s some big Nike boots to fill. And Blake Griffin reckons he’s the man to do it.

# swoosh - Friday 2 November, 2012

Faldo reckons Rory McIlroy’s mooted move to Nike is ‘dangerous’
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Faldo reckons Rory McIlroy’s mooted move to Nike is ‘dangerous’

Nov 2nd 2012, 2:55 PM 1,360 Views 4 Comments

It’s just a new pair of spikes and a driver right?

# swoosh - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Opinion: Rory McIlroy facing his biggest change
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Opinion: Rory McIlroy facing his biggest change

Oct 31st 2012, 7:02 AM 1,148 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy is a marketing dream, which made him worth too much to stay with Titleist.

# swoosh - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Opinion: This is the real reason Nike canned Lance Armstrong
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Opinion: This is the real reason Nike canned Lance Armstrong

Oct 17th 2012, 5:09 PM 3,012 Views 2 Comments

The Oregan giants at last terminated the disgraced cyclist’s contract today citing ‘insurmountable evidence’.

# swoosh - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Nike workers in Indonesia say they are kicked and slapped
# Nike
# Nike

Nike workers in Indonesia say they are kicked and slapped

Jul 13th 2011, 1:28 PM 2,053 Views 10 Comments

In one factory producing Converse runners, workers have described being hit and called names, and made to stand in the blazing sun.