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Denver Broncos: Lewis Hamilton joins incoming possession group of NFL crew

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Lewis Hamilton was concerned in a failed takeover of Premier League facet Chelsea

Britain’s seven-time Formulation 1 champion Lewis Hamilton has joined the incoming possession group of three-time Tremendous Bowl winners the Denver Broncos.

Hamilton has been introduced into the group by Walmart boss Rob Walton, who’s within the technique of finishing a reported $4.65bn (£3.81bn) takeover of the franchise.

The Waltons are America’s richest household and the takeover, which wants to realize the approval of 24 of the 32 NFL homeowners on 9 August, can be a document for a US sports activities franchise.

Final month, former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice additionally grew to become a minority proprietor of the Broncos.

With a private wealth of $61.3bn (£50bn), Walton is listed by Forbesexternal-link because the nineteenth richest individual on this planet and would turn out to be by far the wealthiest NFL proprietor ought to his acquisition be authorized.

“We’re delighted to welcome seven-time Formulation 1 world champion Sir Lewis Hamilton to our possession group,” Walton mentioned in a press release.external-link

“His resilient spirit and commonplace of excellence will probably be an asset to the possession group and the Broncos group.”

In April, Hamilton pledged funding into Premier League facet Chelsea by backing the Broughton consortium, however the membership was ultimately bought to a consortium led by Todd Boehly.

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