The struggle was real for these WNBA players trying to get home after a game

WNBA players on the Indiana Fever planned to leave Seattle a few hours after their game ended. But their flight scheduled for 10:30 p.m. was delayed an hour. Then there were mechanical issues. At almost 1 in the morning, the team finally boarded a new plane to Atlanta, where they would catch a flight to…

Breakdancing moves one step closer to making the 2024 Olympics the raddest yet

B-boys and b-girls rejoice: the Olympics may soon be ready to get down. The International Olympic Committee voted on Tuesday in favor of a proposal that could bring breaking, another word for breakdancing, to the 2024 Summer Games in Paris. “I am delighted with the IOC Session’s vote in favour of our proposal to include…

Australia leaves England on the brink at Cricket World Cup

Australia leaves England on the brink at Cricket World Cup

First came the boos, then came the cruise. Australian duo David Warner and Steve Smith were welcomed into one of the world’s most famous sporting theaters as pantomime villains amid a cacophony of boos and jeers. By the time they took their leave, only the sound of Australian celebrations remained after an emphatic 64-run victory…

Spinach chemical should be put on doping ban list, say researchers

Cartoon character Popeye is known for munching endless cans of spinach to boost his strength, and new scientific research suggests he might have been onto something. A study released by Freie Universitat Berlin suggests that ecdysterone, a chemical found in the leafy green vegetable, has a similar effect to steroids and should be added to…

Frank Lampard given permission by Derby to open Chelsea manager talks

Frank Lampard moved a step closer to being appointed Chelsea manager after Derby County granted him permission to speak to the English Premier League club about their managerial vacancy. Chelsea is looking for a new manager after Maurizio Sarri left the club to join Serie A champion Juventus earlier this month. “With pre-season fast approaching…

Ashleigh Barty eyes Wimbledon glory from world No.1 spot

Ash Barty is on a roll and just doesn’t want to stop. She won her first grand slam title at Roland Garros earlier this month, and has knocked Naomi Osaka of Japan off the top spot in the women’s world rankings. Now, the 23-year-old Australian is bidding to become the first Australian women to win…