UK’s Evans To Be Sold to Sports Direct

LONDON, UK - It has just been announced that one of the UK’s major cycle retailers, Evans, is to be sold to UK-based Sports Direct, a major sports goods retailer. It marks the end of a bidding war between Sports Direct, Halfords and JD Sports, as reported in Bike Europe recently.
New owners Sports Direct are fronted by controversial billionaire retail entrepeneur Mike Ashley. – Photo Sports Direct