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Everything you need to know for March Madness 2019

Everything you need to know for March Madness 2019

Get ready for a lot of bracket smack talk. March Madness is finally here. It’s the time of year when NCAA Division I men’s basketball gets to shine in a single-elimination tournament in seven rounds — all for the chance to compete in the big national championship. Here’s everything you need to know to stay…MORE

NFL suspends Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt 8 games

NFL suspends Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt 8 games

The NFL suspended Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt on Friday for the first eight regular-season games without pay for violating the league’s personal conduct policy, stemming from physical altercations at his Cleveland residence in February 2018 and at a resort in Ohio in June. The NFL announcement said that Hunt advised the league office…MORE

Cheltenham Festival: Bryony Frost makes history on emotional day

Cheltenham Festival: Bryony Frost makes history on emotional day

The words poured out in emotional fashion as Bryony Frost became the first female jockey to win a top-flight race on an inspirational day at the Cheltenham Festival. The 23-year-old Frost was roared home by an ecstatic crowd to win the Grade 1 Ryanair Chase onboard the Paul Nicholls-trained Frodon to secure her place in…MORE

Mikaela Shiffrin wins World Cup super-G season crown

Mikaela Shiffrin wins World Cup super-G season crown

In a season of superlatives and shattered records, Mikaela Shiffrin has added the super-G World Cup crown to the overall and slalom titles. The American, who turned 24 on Wednesday, clinched the super-G Crystal Globe at the World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra to cement her growing status as one of the sport’s greats. She…MORE

Sky Brown: Skateboarder, 10, chooses Great Britain Olympic team

Sky Brown: Skateboarder, 10, chooses Great Britain Olympic team

Sky Brown may only be 10-years-old, but the pint-sized skateboarder, dancer and surfer has ambitions beyond her tender years. Brown was named Thursday in the five-strong British skateboard team that hopes to reach the Olympics in Tokyo 2020. If the team qualifies, Brown will be aged 12 when the Games begin. That would make her…MORE