La Trobe University has expanded its partnership with AFL Aussie rules football club Carlton by becoming a kit sponsor of the team.
Major League Soccer has renewed its education partnership with Southern New Hampshire University.
Orthodontic clinic network Orthopride has agreed deals to sponsor Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A football clubs Cruzeiro and Atlético Mineiro, while the latter team has also partnered with educational group Universidade Brasil.
Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A football club Corinthians has renewed its kit supplier partnership with US sportswear company Nike and extended a shirt sponsorship deal with English-language school Minds Idiomas.
Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A football club Fluminense has agreed shirt sponsorship deals with mattress technology specialist Euro Colchões and education company Mackenzie.
English Premier League football club West Bromwich Albion has signed an extension to its sponsorship deal with the University of Wolverhampton.
Global education company EF Education First has agreed a naming-rights partnership with Cannondale-Drapac in a move that secures the long-term future of the UCI WorldTour cycling team.
The organising committee for the 2018 winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang has signed a partnership with the South Korean Ministry of Education in an effort to boost legacy initiatives for the event.
English Premier League football club Sunderland has entered into a strategic partnership with local educational institute Sunderland College.
The Milwaukee Bucks North American NBA basketball franchise has expanded its partnership with regional health network Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW).
English Premier League football club Hull City has entered into a partnership with local education facility the University of Hull.
The Australian National Basketball League club competition has extended its partnership with bookmaker Ladbrokes.
NFL American football team the Dallas Cowboys has entered into a multi-year partnership with the University of North Texas.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee for the summer Olympic and Paralympic Games has signed EF Education First Japan as its 39th domestic partner.
The Hawke’s Bay Sports Events and Education Consortium has sealed a partnership with Hockey New Zealand.