Kyle Edmund agrees reported UK£2 million deal with Nike

British tennis number three said to have signed new four-year deal.

Kyle Edmund agrees reported UK£2 million deal with Nike

British tennis player Kyle Edmund has reportedly signed a four-year kit supply agreement with Nike.

The 22-year-old, who is currently 50th in the ATP World Rankings, will sport Nike apparel from head to toe during all of his on-court appearances. In addition, the UK number three and his backroom team will be provided with a wide selection of Nike training gear.

The Daily Mail reports that Edmund, who first partnered with Nike in April 2015, will receive in excess of UK£2 million (US$2.7 million) from the sportswear giant over the duration of the multi-year contract.

These terms have not been officially corrobrated but Edmund's agent, Lawrence Frankopan of StarWing Sports, confirmed to ESPN that a new deal had been signed.

On Tuesday, Edmund opened his ATP Paris Masters challenge with a 5-7, 7-6, 6-3 victory over Russia’s Evgeny Donskoy to set up a meeting with American Jack Sock in the round of 32.