Tag: Deal

Like father, like sons: Wheldon boys sign deal

2:39 PM ET Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Standing below the monument on Dan Wheldon Way that honors their late father, the two young sons of the two-time Indianapolis 500 winner took a big step in their budding racing careers. Andretti Autosport introduced Sebastian, 12, and Oliver Wheldon, 10, as the newest additions to…

Saudi Crown Prince ‘pressed Boris Johnson to act’ over collapsed £300mn deal for Premier League Newcastle

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called on UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to step in after a £300 million Saudi-backed takeover of Premier League club Newcastle United collapsed, according to reports. A planned takeover of Newcastle involving the gargantuan Saudi Public Investment Fund (PIF) floundered last summer amid concerns from the Premier League about…

Raiders sign WR Willie Snead to 1-year deal

HENDERSON, Nev. – The Las Vegas Raiders have signed free agent wide receiver Willie Snead to a one-year deal. The team announced the deal Friday to add another veteran to a young group at receiver. The 28-year-old Snead entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with Cleveland in 2014 and has played 86 games…

YouTuber Jake Paul eager to prove he’s ‘real deal’ ahead of Askren fight as he links up with ring legend Holyfield (VIDEO)

Ahead of his April boxing match with ex-UFC welterweight Ben Askren, internet prankster Jake Paul has teamed up with Evander Holyfield as the iconic ring veteran plots own path towards lucrative Mike Tyson rematch. Paul, 24, will look to improve his professional record to 3-0 (without ever fighting a professional boxer, mind you) when he…