Biniam Girmay made history at the Giro d’Italia before a freak eye injury forced him to retire from the race

Eritrean Girmay became the first Black African to win a stage of one of cycling’s Grand Tours when he outsprinted Netherlands’ Mathieu van der Poel in the 10th stage of the Giro between Pescara and Jesi. However, the 22-year-old had to abandon the race after a prosecco cork exploded into his left eye on the … Read more

Ivan Kuliak: Russian gymnast banned for one year after wearing pro-war symbol on podium

The 20-year-old wore a ‘Z’ symbol taped to his leotard while standing next to Ukrainian gymnast Illia Kovtun on a podium in March – Kovtun won gold and Kuliak picked up bronze in the parallel bars at the gymnastics World Cup event in Doha, Qatar. The ‘Z’ insignia has been displayed on tanks and vehicles … Read more

Prime Minister Scott Morrison crashes into a child during soccer training in Tasmania on campaign trail

Both leaders are charging to the finish line of a six-week campaign, but the Prime Minister’s pledge to stop being a bulldozer might have come unstuck on Wednesday evening when he took part in junior soccer training in northwest Tasmania. Key points: Scott Morrison was in Tasmania to spruik a promise to upgrade the team’s … Read more

Andrew Symonds death: Former Australian cricketer passes away in tragic car accident – The West Australian

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Former Australian cricket icon Andrew Symonds dies at the age of 46

Queensland Police say they are investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash in Hervey Range, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Townsville. Emergency services attending the crash had tried to revive Symonds, but he died from his injuries. Early information indicated the crash happened shortly after 11 pm Saturday. Symonds played 26 test matches for Australia between … Read more

Brittney Griner’s detention in Russia has been extended by a month, Russian state news reports

Griner, who the US government has said is being wrongfully detained, will now be held at least until June 18, a court in Khimki outside Moscow ruled Friday, TASS reported, citing the court’s press service. Leaving a hearing Friday in the Khimki court, she was handcuffed, wearing an orange hooded pullover with her head down, … Read more

Top Anticipated Games of 2022: Position Matchups, Revenge Games & More! – NFL

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Motion on transgender woman playing sport splits Queensland Parliament

Queensland Parliament has voted down a motion from Katter’s Australian Party (KAP) that called on MPs to agree that allowing transgender women to play in women’s leagues would “erodeā€ their integrity and women’s rights. Key points: Sports Minister Stirling Hinchliffe called the motion “extreme right-wing trope” Debate only lasted 30 minutes and the motion did … Read more

MLB postpones Cleveland Guardians-Chicago White Sox due to Covid

It is the first Covid-19-related postponement of the season. Among those testing positive for the virus that causes Covid-19 are Cleveland manager Terry Francona, bench coach DeMarlo Hale and “other uniformed personnel,” according to the Guardians’ website. In addition to Francona, much of the Guardians coaching staff tested positive and were symptomatic, a source with … Read more