Britain’s seven-time System 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 house owners on 9 August, could 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 Forbes because the nineteenth richest particular person on this planet and would change into by far the wealthiest NFL proprietor ought to his acquisition be authorized.
“We’re delighted to welcome seven-time System 1 world champion Sir Lewis Hamilton to our possession group,” Walton stated in a statement.
“His resilient spirit and customary of excellence can 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 offered to a consortium led by Todd Boehly.