page contents

Global Sports News

Serena Williams Calls Constant Drug Tests 'Discrimination'

Serena Williams is not holding back about why she thinks she’s tested for doping more than any other top male or female tennis players.  “It’s that time of the day to get ‘randomly’ drug tested and only test Serena,” the star athlete tweeted Tuesday night. “Out of all the players it’s been proven I’m the one getting tested the most. ...

Read More »

Jockey Victor Espinoza Injured After Horse Suffers Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Dies

Hall of Fame jockey Victor Espinoza broke a bone in his neck but had feeling in his body and extremities after a scary accident in which the horse he was riding collapsed and died during training Sunday morning, according to multiple media reports. Espinoza, 46, lay motionless on the track in Del Mar, Calif., as paramedics approached. They stabilized his ...

Read More »

Ryan Lochte Banned 14 Months For Anti-Doping Violation

July 23 (Reuters) ― Six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Ryan Lochte has accepted a 14-month suspension for his use of a prohibited intravenous infusion, the U.S. anti-doping agency (USADA) said on Monday. The body said in a statement that Lochte had posted an image on social media showing himself receiving an infusion of permitted substances and that a subsequent investigation ...

Read More »

It's Never Too Early To Get Excited About The Women's World Cup

Fret not, soccer fans. The 2018 World Cup in Russia is over, but we don’t have to wait four more years for top-tier international football to return. Less than a year from now, the 2019 Women’s World Cup will kick off in France, where Les Bleues will have their chance to follow in the footsteps of France’s men’s team by ...

Read More »

The World Cup Was A Grift, Just Like Everything Else

Before Sunday’s World Cup final, FIFA President Gianni Infantino engaged in the sort of host-country backslapping that is routine at international sporting events. “For a couple of years, I was saying it would be the best World Cup ever. Today I can say that with more conviction,” he said at a press conference. This, for once, was not … Sports

Read More »