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(Reuters) – ON THIS DAY — MAY 27 FILE PHOTO: ON THIS DAY — May 27 May 27, 1986 SOCCER – England striker Gary Lineker grimaces as he does stretching exercises with his arm in a sling during the team’s training session in Monterrey, Mexico ahead of their World Cup campaign. Despite injuring his arm
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(Reuters) – ON THIS DAY — MAY 26 FILE PHOTO: ON THIS DAY — May 26 May 26, 2011 SOCCER – Olympique Lyonnais players celebrate after sealing a 2-0 victory over Germany’s FCC Turbine Potsdam in the Women’s Champions League final at Craven Cottage, London. The victory, thanks to goals from Wendie Renard and Lara
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(Reuters) – ON THIS DAY — MAY 24 FILE PHOTO: ON THIS DAY — May 24 May 24, 2011 TENNIS – Spain’s Rafa Nadal celebrates victory against American John Isner in the French Open first round at Roland Garros in Paris. World number one Nadal avoided a stunning upset as he recovered from two sets
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(Reuters) – The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) is eliminating 51 jobs and furloughing 33 employees in a bid to reduce expenses by 10-20% over the next four years as it faces tough financial times due to the novel coronavirus outbreak. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump talks with Sarah Hirshland, CEO of
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FILE PHOTO: A passerby wearing a protective face mask following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) walks past a screen displaying logos of Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato TOKYO (Reuters) – A media association has withdrawn its coronavirus-themed parody of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics logo
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FILE PHOTO: NFL Football – Super Bowl LIII – New England Patriots v Los Angeles Rams – Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. – February 3, 2019. New England Patriots’ Tom Brady in action. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady and ESPN announced Thursday that the network will air a nine-part documentary series
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(Reuters) – ON THIS DAY — MAY 22 FILE PHOTO: ON THIS DAY — May 22 May 22, 2009 RALLYING – France’s Sebastien Loeb goes airborne with his Citroen C4 during the Crastazza stage on the second day of the WRC Rally Italy in Sardinia. Defending world champion Loeb was on course for a podium
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FILE PHOTO: A logo for the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) is seen inside the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts ahead of a media event with players from the North Carolina Courage and Chicago Red Stars teams, in Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S. October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Amy Tennery NEW YORK (Reuters) – The National
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FILE PHOTO: Feb 27, 2020; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Liberty wide receiver Antonio Gandy-Golden (WO17) catches a pass during the 2020 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports Washington Redskins rookie WR Antonio Gandy-Golden confirmed Wednesday he was diagnosed with the coronavirus and has recovered. “During my pre-draft training, I tested
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FILE PHOTO: May 17, 2020; Darlington, South Carolina, USA; Empty seats are seen at Darlington Raceway before the Real Heroes 400. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Blake-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Rainy weather led to the postponement of the NASCAR Xfinity Series at South Carolina’s Darlington Raceway on Tuesday evening as organizers were forced to reschedule the
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Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady facilitated a two-hour workout at a prep school in Tampa on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at a press conference ahead of Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., January 31, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo The gathering of the 42-year-old Brady and his new teammates was
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FILE PHOTO: California governor Gavin Newsom waits to speak at a news conference in San Diego, California, U.S. October 9, 2019. REUTERS/ Mike Blake/File Photo (Reuters) – California governor Gavin Newsom cleared a path for the potential return of professional sport in the state, saying on Monday that an early June restart was possible under
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Kevin Harvick rolled to his 50th career NASCAR Cup Series win and Darlington Raceway provided a victorious backdrop on Sunday afternoon in South Carolina. May 17, 2020, Darlington, SC, USA; Kevin Harvick celebrates after winning celebrates after winning the Real Heroes 400. Mandatory Credit: Brynn Anderson/Pool Photo via USA TODAY Network NASCAR officials said the
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