Simon Bentley

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After the market closed, Sports Direct issued a statement saying that it “does not intend to make an offer” for Debenhams. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

Sports Direct’s annual shareholder meeting ended in confusion on Wednesday after two directors announced they were stepping down less than an hour bef(...)

The current row comes three weeks after Mike Ashley’s sportswear group snapped up the department store chain House of Fraser for £90 million. File photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Mike Ashley faces a potential shareholder revolt at Sports Direct’s annual meeting on Wednesday amid claims of his “continued failures” as chief execu(...)