In The Wake of International Incidents, President Trump Golfs With Peyton Manning

In The Wake of International Incidents, President Trump Golfs With Peyton Manning

On Sunday, Peyton Manning was spotted golfing along with President Trump and Senator Bob Corker. It was maybe not the best timing because, as The Hill noted, this is the second time the President has been spotted on a gulf course “during a weekend marked by terror attacks in London and protests nationwide”. Of course, golf didn’t […]

WADA May Lift Russian Doping Suspension

WADA May Lift Russian Doping Suspension

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has announced that they may lift parts of Russia’s doping suspension. The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has been suspended from operation since 2015, following revelations of widespread institutional corruption. Charges levied against RUSADA in the McLaren Report included: Protecting “doped Russian athletes” Creating a “state-directed failsafe system” “Disappearing positive ” test results Per […]

Romanian Captain Ejected From Fed Cup Following Racist And Sexist Comments

Romanian Captain Ejected From Fed Cup Following Racist And Sexist Comments

Ilie Năstase, captain of Romanian’s Fed Cup team, was caught making racist comments about Serena Williams baby during a Q&A at the Fed Cup. The 70-year-old Romanian was heard joked with one of his teammates about what color Williams’ baby would end up being. The controversy did not end there; Năstase was later ejected from the stadium for unsportsmanlike […]

Examining President Trump’s Relationship With Pro-Wrestling

Examining President Trump’s Relationship With Pro-Wrestling

Yesterday was WrestleMania 33, WWE‘s biggest event of the year. The headline match-ups included Roman Reigns v. Undertaker, Brock Lesnar v. Goldberg and Randy Orton v. Bray Wyatt. There was even a special appearance from the New England Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski. It was a massive event in the pro-wrestling world, and it has a long history. […]

Turkish Football Executives Rally Around Erdoğan

Turkish Football Executives Rally Around Erdoğan

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has had a pretty rocky term since being elected President in 2014. During his first years in office, the former Prime Minister was heavily criticized for, among other things: censoring the press, lacking neutrality, and building a lavish “presidential palace” in Ankara. But all of this criticism really came to a head […]