Malaysian oil and gas company Petronas has signed a multi-year extension to its title sponsorship of Formula One motor-racing team Mercedes.
US refining, marketing and transportation company Marathon Petroleum has agreed a deal with the Ladies Professional Golf Association to become a global partner of the 2021 edition of the Solheim Cup team tournament.
Oil and energy giant Shell has agreed a deal to continue as the title sponsor of the Malaysian round of the MotoGP World Championship motorcycle-racing series.
German lubricants manufacturer Liqui Moly has agreed a deal with the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation to become the main sponsor of its World Cup and World Championships events.
French multinational energy firm Total has entered into a one-year partnership with the World Rallycross Championship.
A series of new sponsors have signed up for the Qatar Cup, the conclusion to the Qatar Stars League football season.
German lubricants manufacturer Liqui Moly has signed on as the latest international partner of the 2016 European Athletics Championships, which will be staged in the Dutch city of Amsterdam this summer.
European petrol station network Star Tankstellen has expanded an existing deal with THW Kiel to become the German Handball Bundesliga club’s new main sponsor.
Football Federation Australia has signed a four-year deal with Caltex under which the fuel supplier will take on naming rights to the country's national team.