Matthew McConaughey on Co-Owning Soccer Team and How Wife Camila Inspired His Love of the Game (Exclusive)

Matthew McConaughey fell in love with soccer over time, thanks to his wife, Camila Alves. The Oscar winner is co-owner of the Major League Soccer club Austin FC, and on Saturday, McConaughey’s new club will take the field for the first time opposite his buddy Will Ferrell’s Los Angeles FC team. “I played a little

Rachael Blackmore first female jockey to win Grand National

The 31-year-old Irishwoman rode Minella Times to a landmark victory in the 173rd edition of the famous steeplechase in Liverpool. A Hollywood fantasy turned into reality when Rachael Blackmore became the first female jockey to win Britain’s gruelling Grand National horse race, breaking down one of the biggest gender barriers in sport. Blackmore, a 31-year-old

Real Madrid beat Barcelona to go top of La Liga

Benzema’s winner takes Real Madrid to top of the Spanish football league with city rivals Atletico set to play on Sunday. Real Madrid have moved top of La Liga after Karim Benzema’s flicked finish helped them claim a thrilling 2-1 victory over Barcelona in a wild Clasico at Valdebebas. Benzema’s superb piece of skill and

Cricket: India’s popular IPL set to roll even as pandemic worsens

Last year’s tournament was shifted to UAE but the 14th edition returns to India, where COVID-19 situation has worsened in recent weeks. The Indian Premier League (IPL) is not only one of the world’s most lucrative annual sporting properties but also among the most durable, with not even the lengthening shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic

Football: Valencia briefly walk off pitch after alleged racism

Mouctar Diakhaby accuses Cadiz defender Juan Cala of racially abusing him during a Spanish league match. Valencia’s players walked off the pitch during a Spanish league match at Cadiz after defender Mouctar Diakhaby accused an opponent of racially abusing him. The players eventually returned to the pitch at the request of Diakhaby, who had shared

US: Georgia governor slams MLB for relocating All-Star Game

The Republican governor of the US state of Georgia has slammed Major League Baseball (MLB) after the league announced it would relocate this year’s All-Star Game and MLB draft over the state’s new restrictive voting law. Signed late last month, the legislation disproportionately disenfranchises Black voters in Georgia, which has a history of racial discrimination

MLB Moves 2021 All-Star Game Out of Atlanta in Response to Georgia Voting Restrictions

In response to the recent measures undertaken by the state of Georgia to change election regulations, Major League Baseball has decided to relocate the 2021 All-Star Game and the first-year player draft out of Atlanta this year. The game was originally scheduled for July 13 at the Braves’ Truist Park. Commissioner Rob Manfred on Friday

Tiger Woods Investigators Determine Cause of Crash, But Will Not Release Their Findings

The cause of Tiger Woods’ car crash has been determined, but will not be shared with the public. Los Angeles  County Sheriff Alex Villanueva confirmed on Wednesday that the investigation into Woods’ February crash has been completed, but declined to shared its findings due to “privacy issues.” “A cause has been determined. The investigation has concluded,” he

International football returns to Libya after seven-year hiatus

Libyan football fans enjoy the return of international football, despite their side’s 5-2 defeat to Tunisia in Benghazi. Libya’s national football team lost to Tunisia on Thursday but fans in the eastern city of Benghazi still had reason to cheer as international football returned to Libya after a seven-year hiatus. International football had been banned