Sports Direct staff set for bumper bonus

Sports Direct staff look set for a bumper bonus when the 400-store chain announces its results on Thursday. Around 2,000 full-time staff would collect the second windfall from the bonus scheme if the firm reaches it £205m profit target. Based on an average salary of £20,000, the total bonus for two years would be worth £44,370 at Friday’s close of 261p. Shares will not vest until 2012 and 2013.