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Forbes estimates Shad Khan’s sports empire at $4.8 billion

Shad Khan.
Jacksonville Jaguars

Shad Khan became one of the richest people in the world on the strength of his auto parts company, Flex-N-Gate Corp.

However, despite a lack of success on the field, Khan’s sports holdings are valuable enough to rank as one of the largest in the world, according to Forbes magazine.

Khan’s ownership interests in the Jacksonville Jaguars, English soccer team Fulham FC and All Elite Wrestling are valued at $4.8 billion, making it the 12-largest global sports empire, Forbes said in a story posted online Jan. 21.

Read the rest of this story at WJCT News partner the Jacksonville Daily Record.