Tom Brady’s broadcasting future presents new challenge for the ultimate champion

CNN — Tom Brady was the ultimate winner on the court, but that success doesn’t guarantee the seven-time Super Bowl champion will make a smooth transition when he steps into the TV booth to start his new role as a senior NFL analyst. . Brady, 45, who retired from the National Football League earlier Wednesday … Read more

International Olympic Committee rejects ‘defamatory statements’ by Ukrainian presidential aide Mykhaylo Podolyak

CNN — The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said it rejects “defamatory statements” by Ukrainian presidential aide Mykhaylo Podolyak. The former journalist said the IOC was a “promoter of war, murder and destruction”, following the committee’s decision to examine ways for Russian athletes to compete in the 2024 Olympics. “The IOC rejects in the strongest … Read more

Empire State Building riles New Yorkers after celebrating Super Bowl-bound Philadelphia Eagles’ win

CNN — The Empire State Building was lit up in green and white to celebrate the Philadelphia Eagles’ victory in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday – a move that drew quite a bit of backlash in the Big Apple. The Eagles qualified for the Super Bowl for the first time since 2018 after beating … Read more

Kansas City Chiefs to face Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LVII

CNN — The Kansas City Chiefs advance to Super Bowl LVII after a 23-20 win over the Cincinnati Bengals in Sunday’s AFC Championship game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. After sustaining a sprained ankle last week in the Chiefs’ Divisional Round victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars, Patrick Mahomes led the team to a … Read more

Aryna Sabalenka defeats Elena Rybakina to win thrilling women’s Australian Open final

CNN — Belarus-born Aryna Sabalenka defeated Elena Rybakina in straight sets to win a thrilling Australian Open women’s final on Saturday, becoming the first player to compete under a neutral flag to win a grand slam. Amid the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, tournament organizer Tennis Australia has asked Russian and Belarus players to compete as … Read more

IOC clears path for Russian and Belarusian athletes to participate in upcoming Olympic Games

CNN — The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has presented a multi-stage plan for Russian and Belarusian athletes to compete in the upcoming 2024 Summer Games in Paris and the 2026 Winter Games in Milan. “No athlete should be prevented from competing solely because of their passport,” the IOC Executive Board said. The IOC said it … Read more

The 2023 McDonald’s All American Games Final 48 are Set to Suit Up This March

CHICAGO, January 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — It’s almost time for the 2023 McDonald’s All American Games class to hit hardwood in Houston, while the 48 rising superstars who will make the final list were announced today by the Games Selection Committee. On the girls’ side, the number of competitive women’s college programs across sport continues … Read more

Patrick Mahomes suffers injury scare as Kansas City Chiefs reach AFC championship game

CNN — The Kansas City Chiefs beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 27-20 on Saturday to advance to the AFC Championship Game, but there are now concerns about Patrick Mahomes’ fitness. The Chiefs’ star quarterback was knocked down by the Jaguars’ Arden Key and Corey Peters in the first quarter and replays showed Mahomes’ ankle getting awkwardly … Read more

Michael Mmoh: American in dreamland after lucky break at Australian Open

Reuters — American Michael Mmoh is scared to wake up and realize his Australian Open third-round run was just a dream. A few days ago, the 25-year-old American was watching an NFL game on TV in his hotel and preparing to drive to the airport after losing in qualifying and having what he considered ‘zero’ … Read more

Jessica Pegula: The daughter of a US billionaire who could be America’s next grand slam champion

CNN — For many, the New Year offers a chance to strive to be better – at work, in relationships, or to achieve their wildest dreams. America’s top tennis player Jessica Pegula seems to have gotten the memo. The 28-year-old is off to a strong start to 2023, picking up her first career victory over … Read more