Simona Halep’s former coach says ‘no chance’ the two-time grand slam champion knowingly took banned substance

Simona Halep’s former coach has jumped to her defense after the former world no. 1 tested positive for a banned substance at the US Open earlier this year. According to the International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA), Halep tested positive for Roxadustat, which is a banned substance listed in the 2022 World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited … Read more

Major invites at stake at the Asia-Pacific Amateur, but players from emerging golf nations eye something different | Golf News and Tour Information

CHONBURI, Thailand — It’s a phrase you hear a lot from the self-serving amongst us. We’re “growing the game” they say, often enough without scrutiny or justification. Well, this week it’s really happening. Through the joint efforts of golf’s two most famous clubs—the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews and the Augusta National … Read more

Tennis player Leylah Fernandez becomes the new brand ambassador for Avocados From Mexico

MONTREAL, october 24, 2022 /CNW/ – Avocados From Mexico and one of Canada’s favorite athletes in tennis’ world, Leylah Fernandez, are proud to announce their collaboration. The tennis player becomes the new brand ambassador to inspire a fresh generation in sports and avolovers. The tennis player becomes the new brand ambassador to inspire a fresh … Read more

Will Hendrick Motorsports’ decision backfire?

Could Hendrick Motorsports’ decision to appeal William Byron’s post-Texas penalty backfire by costing the team a NASCAR Cup Series Championship 4 spot? Hendrick Motorsports’ Kyle Larson found victory lane on Sunday afternoon at Homestead-Miami Speedway following a dominant effort in the Dixie Vodka 400, making him the fourth driver to win at least three races … Read more

College football week 8 recap

Oct 24, 2022 ESPN staff While Clemson outscored Syracuse 17-0 in the fourth quarter after making a (temporary) quarterback change to remain undefeated, Ole Miss and UCLA saw their perfect seasons end, as the Rebels and Bruins each allowed 45 points in respective losses to LSU and Oregon. Week 8 featured several key upsets, massive … Read more

Column: 7 desperate drivers have NASCAR season on the line

Joey Logano has little stress headed into Martinsville Speedway, where his results won’t make a difference in his march toward the NASCAR championship. The rest of the field? Well, expect chaos. There are still three spots open in the title-deciding finale and seven drivers head into Sunday’s race at NASCAR’s smallest and oldest track with … Read more

5 takeaways from Blazers vs Lakers & Suns vs Clippers

Damian Lillard (left) and Devin Booker delivered as their teams won on the road at Arena on Sunday. LOS ANGELES – Five takeaways from the Portland Trail Blazers’ 106-104 win over the Los Angeles Lakers and the Phoenix Suns’ 112-95 victory over the LA Clippers at Arena on Sunday: 1. ‘Lady is back’ … Read more