Karatsev title defense ends in first round

Day 2 of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships features 11 first-round matches as the rest of the field aims to join world No 1 Novak Djokovic and former champion Andy Murray in the second round. Khachanov to face Djokovic READ MORE Karen Khachanov will face world No 1 Novak Djokovic in the second round … Read more

The NBA’s Launchpad to Enhance League’s Future Through Startups

For more than six decades, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has stimulated the US government’s innovation ecosystem by writing problem statements and supporting promising solutions. This model has helped spawn the invention or advancement of the internet, GPS and artificial intelligence algorithms. As one DARPA project manager has quipped about the program’s lofty … Read more

US Women’s Players and US Soccer Settle Equal Pay Lawsuit

A six-year fight over equal pay that had pitted key members of the World Cup-winning United States women’s soccer team against their sport’s national governing body ended on Tuesday morning with a settlement that included a multimillion-dollar payment to the players and a promise by their federation to equalize pay between the men’s and women’s … Read more

Ukraine crisis: Uefa likely to move Champions League final from St Petersburg to Russia

Uefa is almost certain to switch this season’s Champions League final away from St Petersburg amid the Ukraine-Russia crisis. Several countries, including the UK, have introduced sanctions against Russia in response to the move. And against that backdrop, Uefa is viewed as being highly unlikely to attempt to host the game in Russia. UK Prime … Read more

Steven M. Sipple: NU women’s hoops matter latest issue for Alberts in challenging first year | Column

Things I know, and things I think I know: Trev Alberts didn’t know exactly what he was getting into in July when he took over as Nebraska’s athletic director. He really couldn’t have known. In a recent interview with the Journal Star, he discussed the inherent challenges that athletic directors around the country now face, … Read more

Dubai Tennis Championships prize money highlights gender disparity

Jeļena Ostapenko stormed to victory at the Dubai Tennis Championships last Saturday, but the Latvian earned just 20 percent of what the equivalent men’s winner will make this week. The Dubai Tennis Championships are professional tournaments held on outdoor hardcourts for men and women on the ATP and WTA tour respectively. Ostapenko defeated Veronika Kudermetova … Read more

India vs South Africa Highlights, 3rd ODI at Cape Town, Full Cricket Score: Proteas win thriller by four runs, complete 3-0 sweep

India vs South Africa, Live Cricket Score, 3rd ODI Today’s Match Updates: OUT! Chahal is the last man to fall, getting a thick leading edge to get caught at backward point. India have been bowled out for 283, and lose by four runs as South Africa complete a 3-0 sweep! 3rd ODI preview: India take … Read more