Latest Corporate sponsorship News

Jaguars sponsor sues to have name removed from 'clown game'

Jan. 07, 2022 16:49 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The title sponsor for Jacksonville's season finale against Indianapolis is suing the Jaguars in hopes of having its name disassociated from the game during which disgruntled fans are planning to dress as clowns to protest team owner Shad Khan's decision to retain general...

Belmont Stakes moving to FOX Sports in 8-year deal

Jan. 05, 2022 15:36 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Belmont Stakes is moving to FOX Sports as part of an eight-year deal beginning in 2023. The deal announced Wednesday between FOX and the New York Racing Association includes NYRA Bets as the title sponsor of the third leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown series....

Smart: Stetson to start at QB; Daniels health still unclear

Dec. 29, 2021 18:08 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — If there was any doubt left about who will be starting at quarterback for No. 3 Georgia against No. 2 Michigan in the College Football Playoff, Bulldogs coach Kirby Smart tried to put an end to it Wednesday. “Stetson (Bennett) is our starting...

Barclays to invest $40M in English women's soccer as sponsor

Dec. 15, 2021 03:02 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Barclays is doubling its investment in English women's football as part of its sponsorship of the top two divisions. The bank has extended a deal through 2025 to be the title sponsor of the Football Association-run Women's Super League and it will also now be linked...

Newcastle can now sign Saudi sponsors with EPL approval

Dec. 14, 2021 09:58 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Newcastle’s Saudi ownership can start signing up sponsors from the kingdom after new English Premier League rules were introduced to end the brief ban on clubs bringing in such deals to potentially inflate income. After the Saudi state’s sovereign wealth fund took...

Report: Chinese hackers targeted Southeast Asian nations

Dec. 08, 2021 20:50 PM EST

BANGKOK (AP) — Chinese hackers, likely state-sponsored, have been broadly targeting government and private-sector organizations across Southeast Asia, including those closely involved with Beijing on infrastructure development projects, according to a report released Wednesday by a U.S.-based...

Barcelona, Man City drop club crypto sponsors amid concerns

Nov. 19, 2021 15:19 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Concerns about two cryptocurrency companies led to two of Europe's leading soccer clubs, Barcelona and Manchester City, dropping short-lived sponsorship agreements on Friday. Premier League champion City suspended a deal with 3Key Technologies after...

Larson out front as face of Hendrick charitable initiatives

Oct. 28, 2021 08:30 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Larson stepped out of the spotlight during last year's NASCAR suspension and quietly turned his attention to charitable efforts for communities in need. Each initiative was an eye-opener for Larson, who wanted to educate himself on social...