North and South Korea have agreed to form a joint Olympic team and March together during the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. This will be the first time they’ve ever marched under a “unified” flag in over a decade. According to The New York Times: “The North will send 230 supporters to the Games, and negotiators […]
Roger Federer is the “clear favorite” to retain his Australian Open title over an injury-riddled field when the first grand slam of the season starts next week in Melbourne, tennis analysts said on Wednesday.
In some ways, this is the story of how a former striker for the Chelsea Football Club went on to become the President of Liberia. But, in more ways, it’s the story of Liberia itself. As George Weah prepares to take office later this month, Liberia is preparing for one of the most important moments in […]
During a recent TV appearance, two-time world champion skier Lindsey Vonn said she will not represent President Donald Trump at the 2018 Olympics. She also told viewers that she is planning not to visit the White House with the rest of the Olympic team when they are invited. Vonn told CNN: “I hope to represent the people of […]
On Tuesday, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that Russia was banned from appearing at their 2018 events. Vitaly Mutko, former Sports Minister and current Deputy Prime Minister, has now responded to allegations that he was ultimately responsible for Russia’s “systemic manipulation of the anti-doping rules”. According to SBS, Deputy Prime Minister Mutko denied the allegations, questioning […]