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Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita Despite Reform

November 4, 2019No Comments

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — The Breeders’ Cup and Santa Anita came within 220 yards of staging a safe weekend of championship racing.

Nationals Top Astros in Game 7 to Win 1st World Series Title

Oktober 31, 2019No Comments

HOUSTON (AP) — Almost out of contention in May, champs in October.

NY Lawmakers Consider Ban on Tackle Football for Children

Oktober 30, 2019No Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — A former college football player suffering from early dementia was among those who urged New York state legislators on Tuesday to ban tackle football for children 12 and younger.

NCAA to Allow Athletes to Profit from Name, Image, and Likeness

Oktober 29, 2019No Comments

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the NCAA task force’s report on the feasibility of allowing athletes to profit from their names and images.

Finnish Horse Show Powered Entirely by Manure

Oktober 28, 2019No Comments

HELSINKI (AP) — In a glimpse of the future, an entire sports event has been run on horse manure.

Astros Fire Exec Taubman After Rant at Female Reporters

Oktober 25, 2019No Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Houston Astros fired assistant general manager Brandon Taubman on Thursday for directing inappropriate comments at female reporters during a clubhouse celebration, announcing the decision in the middle of the World Series and putt…

MLB to Look into Umpire Tweet Referencing Gun, Trump Critics

Oktober 24, 2019No Comments

HOUSTON (AP) — Commissioner Rob Manfred says Major League Baseball will look into a politicized tweet by umpire Rob Drake that referenced a rifle and critics of President Donald Trump.

Iran Banned from World Judo Until it Agrees to Face Israel

Oktober 22, 2019 No Comments

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Iran was banned from international judo competitions Tuesday for refusing to let its athletes fight Israeli opponents.

Woods Returning After Fifth Surgical Procedure on Left Knee

Oktober 21, 2019No Comments

INZAI CITY, Japan (AP) — Tiger Woods is returning from another surgical procedure on his left knee — his fifth on the same problem spot.

Horse Injured in Race at Santa Anita; 34th to Die at Track

Oktober 21, 2019No Comments

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — A 3-year-old gelding was fatally injured in the fifth race at Santa Anita on Saturday, becoming the 34th horse to die at the track since December.