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Rapinoe opens up about kneeling

Women’s national team and Seattle Reign FC midfielder Megan Rapinoe opened up about protesting and kneeling during the national anthem in an interview with BBC’s World Football show. Rapinoe became…

Yedlin wants to be the team’s Energizer Bunny

Yedlin missed last month’s home loss to Costa Rica and then a draw at Honduras that put qualification in peril. He became the first rookie in eight years selected for…

Veteran tennis coach Dominic Giacomini

He was the women’s tennis coach at the University of Illinois Springfield from 1991 to 2007. He says the academy will continue and Rochester High School Sonthana Thongsithavong and UIS…

Do you think the MLB has a racism problem?

Monday, Cuban-born 24-year veteran umpire Angel Hernandez filed a suit alleging racial discrimination against the Office of the Commissioner, in part because Hernandez alleges that Joe Torre held a personal…

Jack Warner questions why U.S. Soccer absolved in Garcia report

Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has told The Times that the Garcia report into corruption around the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids is “not even worth the paper it…

NBA Global Academy set to usher in a new era of basketball stars

Basketball Australia (BA) and the NBA have partnered to create an elite basketball training centre at the Centre of Excellence (CoE) at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra…