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England, West Indies to play test series in July

More Sports / Cricket Jun 3, 2020

England, West Indies to play test series in July

England and the West Indies will play three cricket tests in 21 days next month provided, the British government gives the go-ahead for the matches to take place in "bio-secure environments” without spectators. The West Indies will arrive in England on June 9 — nearly ...

Olympic skateboarding hopeful Sky Brown fractures skull

More Sports Jun 2, 2020

Olympic skateboarding hopeful Sky Brown fractures skull

Eleven-year-old skateboarder Sky Brown, who is hoping to become Britain's youngest Olympian next year, fractured her skull and broke bones in her left hand after falling from a ramp during a training session in California. Brown posted a video of the accident on Instagram and ...

Floyd Mayweather offers to pay for George Floyd's funeral

Boxing Jun 2, 2020

Floyd Mayweather offers to pay for George Floyd's funeral

Former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has offered to pay for George Floyd’s funeral and memorial services, and the family has accepted the offer. Mayweather personally has been in touch with the family, according to Leonard Ellerbe, the CEO of Mayweather Promotions. He will handle costs ...

NHL plans daily COVID-19 tests if games resume

More Sports / Ice Hockey Jun 1, 2020

NHL plans daily COVID-19 tests if games resume

Nick Foligno watches Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s coronavirus briefings and appreciates the value of the information. It is part of the reason the Columbus captain supports NHL players undergoing daily testing if the season resumes. "Testing is a must because it’s the only way you’re going ...

Gilbert Burns routs Tyron Woodley in UFC's return to Las Vegas

More Sports May 31, 2020

Gilbert Burns routs Tyron Woodley in UFC's return to Las Vegas

Gilbert Burns dominated former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley to win a unanimous decision on Saturday night in the mixed martial arts promotion's return to Las Vegas. Brazilian heavyweight Augusto Sakai employed some unpunished gamesmanship to eke out a split-decision victory over Bulgaria’s Blagoy Ivanov ...

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell recognizes 'urgent need for action'

Football May 31, 2020

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell recognizes 'urgent need for action'

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says "there remains an urgent need for action” following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the protests around the country that have followed. From New York to Los Angeles and several cities in between, thousands protested Floyd’s death and ...