Team England select Team Bath Judo’s Rhys Thompson and alumna Gemma Howell for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Team England select Team Bath Judo’s Rhys Thompson and alumna Gemma Howell for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Team England select Team Bath Judo’s Rhys Thompson and alumna Gemma Howell for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games 24 June 2022 Team Bath judoka Rhys Thompson and University of Bath alumna Gemma Howell have been named in a 14-strong Team England judo squad for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. It will be a Commonwealth debut for …

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As trains broke down, the MBTA’s million-dollar marketing campaign kept running

As trains broke down, the MBTA’s million-dollar marketing campaign kept running

Governor Charlie Baker tours Maverick Station in East Boston in 2020 | Photo by Joshua Qualls/Governor’s Press Office Payments to politically-connected firm for positive safety messaging continued through multiple public transit calamities In 2019, a politically-connected state contractor laid out a series of messages and ideas for its Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority clients in what …

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Why Vanderbilt football has the darkest future of any program

Why Vanderbilt football has the darkest future of any program

Vanderbilt football has struggled greatly in recent memory, yet there is still virtually nothing positive for it to look forward to. Within the college football community, it is common knowledge that the SEC is a death trap for all who encounter it; That is especially the case when the victims in question are the Vanderbilt …

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‘Legendary Syracuse Firsts’ basketball mural completed after 5 weeks (video)

‘Legendary Syracuse Firsts’ basketball mural completed after 5 weeks (video)

Artist Jonas Never has finished his massive downtown Syracuse mural featuring four trailblazers of Syracuse basketball fame and activism. The six-story mural pays tribute to Breanna Stewart, Earl Lloyd Jr., Dolph Schayes, and Manny Breland, four of the city’s most well-known and celebrated basketball stars. Never, of Venice, California, began working on the Monroe Building …

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What’s it like broadcasting golf for radio?  For starters, nothing like TV

What’s it like broadcasting golf for radio? For starters, nothing like TV

By: James Colgan June 28, 2022 Jeremy Davis leads SiriusXM’s radio golf coverage. James Colgan Most of golf television is not glamorous. There are dimly lit production trailers and hastily built conference rooms, mobile cities and porta-potties. Many people work long hours with few breaks; some don’t even have time for the bathroom. Still, golf …

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“Never in My Wildest Dreams”— Simone Biles’ Mother Once Confessed She Didn’t Expect Her Career to Blow Up

“Never in My Wildest Dreams”— Simone Biles’ Mother Once Confessed She Didn’t Expect Her Career to Blow Up

No one can know for sure what the future holds. Sometimes, all one can do is sit back and let it unfold in front of you. When Simone Biles started her journey as a gymnast, no one would have expected that she’d be a legend of the sport. Even her mother, Nellie Biles, had never …

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Eoin Morgan retires from international cricket, ECB confirms

Eoin Morgan retires from international cricket, ECB confirms

England Men’s white-ball Captain Eoin Morgan. — ECB England Men’s white-ball Captain Eoin Morgan Tuesday retired from international cricket, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) confirmed. According to a statement released by the ECB in this regard, Morgan is the all-time leading run-scorer and most-capped player for England Men in both ODI and T20I …

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Morocco, Algeria banned from hosting Handball Championship

Morocco, Algeria banned from hosting Handball Championship

Political divisions between Algeria and Morocco have spilled out onto the (handball) pitch. Morocco and Algeria’s men’s handball teams in action during the World Championships last year in Cairo, Egypt [Getty] The African Handball Confederation (CAHB) has withdrawn Morocco and Algeria’s rights to host the 2022 and 2024 Men’s African Handball Championships over an ongoing …

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Avalanche, Lightning show importance of making smart trades | Hockey

STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — In a copycat league known for following the Stanley Cup champions, Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog paused when asked what other teams could do to emulate their success. With a grin, Landeskog replied: “Find a Cale Makar somewhere.” Playoff MVP Cale Makar was a big part …

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