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newslaundry.com - Shaunak Ghosh - Why #BoycottChina is a nightmare for India's sports industry
Why #BoycottChina is a nightmare for India's sports industry
Newslaundry

Rakesh Pal (name changed) runs a small sports equipment shop in Kolkata's famous Maidaan Market. A favourite among local sports circles, his shop sells goods from all sports, ranging from tennis balls and footballs to professional cricket kits.

axios.com - Kendall Baker - Sports return stalked by coronavirus
Sports return stalked by coronavirus
Axios

When MLB teams arrived at the ballpark this weekend for the first summer workouts of 2020, the comforting sounds of baseball brought smiles to players' faces. Between the lines: Even the loudest crack of the bat couldn't mask the eery silence, or…

sportsnet.ca - Donnovan Bennett - Facing down sports media's damaging lack of diversity
Facing down sports media's damaging lack of diversity
Sportsnet.ca

Donnovan Bennett July 5, 2020, 7:59 AM Donnovan Bennett is used to being the only Black journalist in the locker room. That needs to change. And with racial injustice dominating the public conversation in the wake of George Floyd's death, maybe it…

reuters.com - Simon Evans - Travel quarantine rules relaxed for top sports events in England
Travel quarantine rules relaxed for top sports events in England
Reuters

MANCHESTER, EnglandMANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Participants in major upcoming sports events in England will be exempt from travel quarantine rules, Britain's Culture Secretary has said. The British government announced on Friday that it would…

thelcn.com - Sports
Sports
Livingston County News

ign.com - David Griffin - Best Sports Documentaries You Can Stream Right Now
Best Sports Documentaries You Can Stream Right Now
IGN

It's not easy to recreate that adrenaline rush you get while watching your favorite team go head-to-head against a bitter rival during a live sporting event. However, there are some very special documentaries that are able to capture the thrilling…

nbcsports.com - Bill Baer - Sean Doolittle: 'Sports are like the reward of a functioning society'
Sean Doolittle: 'Sports are like the reward of a functioning society'
NBC Sports

On Sunday afternoon, Nationals reliever Sean Doolittle spoke to the media about training camp and the COVID-19 situation around the sport. Per Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post, here's what the lefty said: I do think it brings to mind kind of…

247sports.com - OBR Staff - NFL Return Looking Less Likely, Depends on Other Major Sports
NFL Return Looking Less Likely, Depends on Other Major Sports
247Sports

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The NFL offseason has gone without seeming all too out of the normal. The NFL Draft was completely virtual but it was on time and seen as a major success. Sure, we've missed rookie camp, OTA's and some opportunities to talk with…

wtmj.com - The Latest: Sports stars to be exempt from UK quarantine
The Latest: Sports stars to be exempt from UK quarantine
WTMJ

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: The UK government says selected sports stars are to be exempt from quarantine requirements when competing in England. However, those involved will instead live and…

observer-reporter.com - Sports briefs
Sports briefs
Observer-Reporter

West Virginia has postponed the start of men's basketball workouts for two weeks after five players and one staff member tested positive for the coronavirus, the school announced Sunday. The workouts were scheduled to start today. The decision was…

trtworld.com - TRTWorld - Britain relaxes travel quarantine rules for top sports events
Britain relaxes travel quarantine rules for top sports events
TRT World

Participants in major upcoming sports events in England will be exempt from travel quarantine rules, Britain's Culture Secretary has said. The British government announced on Friday that it would end the 14-day coronavirus quarantine for people…

cincinnati.com - Bobby Nightengale, Tyler Dragon and Pat Brennan, The Enquirer - Professional sports are back. Here's what fans have to look forward to in Cincinnati.
Professional sports are back. Here's what fans have to look forward to in Cincinnati.
The Enquirer

Professional sports in Cincinnati officially return this week as FC Cincinnati kicks off its first match of the MLS Is Back Tournament against the Columbus Crew July 11 at 10:30 p.m. in Orlando. The Cincinnati Reds are back to work at Great…

kxii.com - Travis Buckner - Sports 12 Rewind Legends: Bryce Frank
Sports 12 Rewind Legends: Bryce Frank
KXII

Published: Jul. 5, 2020 at 11:00 PM CDT|Updated: 1 hour ago (KXII) - Former Austin College star Bryce Frank was a dominating force on the basketball court, there wasn't much she didn't do. She averaged a double double over her 4-year career, with…

irishmirror.ie - Tamara Davison - Gemma Collins sports plumped up pout as fans think she's had lip fillers done
Gemma Collins sports plumped up pout as fans think she's had lip fillers done
Irish Mirror

Gemma Collins left fans speculating that she's had lip fillers done after she flaunted a fuller pout in her latest social media post. The 39-year-old TOWIE star was glowing as she took to Instagram to share her latest selfie. In the picture, Gemma…

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